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The Huckleberry Hound Show
Huckleberry Hound Title Card.jpg
Genre Comedy
Created by William Hanna
Joseph Barbera
Written by Joseph Barbera
Warren Foster
Dan Gordon
Michael Maltese
Charles Shows
Directed by William Hanna
Joseph Barbera
Presented by Huckleberry Hound
Starring Huckleberry Hound
Pixie & Dixie and Mr. Jinks
Yogi Bear
Hokey Wolf
Voices of Daws Butler
Don Messick
Doug Young
Hal Smith
Narrated by Don Messick
Composer(s) Hoyt Curtin
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 4
No. of episodes 69 (list of episodes)
Production
Producer(s) William Hanna
Joseph Barbera
Running time 30 minutes
7 minutes per short
Production company(s) Hanna-Barbera Productions
Distributor Screen Gems (1960–73)
Taft Broadcasting (1973–88)
Great American Broadcasting (1988–91)
Turner Program Services (1992–98)
Release
Original network First-run syndication
Boomerang
Picture format Color
(Originally syndicated in Black-and-white)
Audio format Monaural
Original release October 2, 1958 (1958-10-02) – April 24, 1962 (1962-04-24)
Chronology
Preceded by The Ruff & Reddy Show (1957)
Followed by The Quick Draw McGraw Show (1959)
Related shows Yogi Bear
Pixie and Dixie and Mr. Jinks
Hokey Wolf

The Huckleberry Hound Show is a 30-minute animated television series. It had four seasons and was first aired between October 2, 1958 and April 24, 1962. It is the work of Joseph Barbera and William Hanna. In 1961 The Huckleberry Hound Show became the first animated television series to win an Emmy Award.

Each episode has three 7-minute cartoons. The first cartoon stars Huckleberry Hound; the second stars Yogi Bear and his friend Boo Boo Bear, and the third stars Pixie and Dixie and Mr. Jinks. Yogi Bear was the most loved character of the show. He was given his own series in 1961. Hokey Wolf took Yogi's place in the series.

Daws Butler was the voice actor who played Huckleberry Hound, Yogi Bear, Dixie, Mr. Jinks, and Hokey Wolf. Don Messick gave voice to Boo Boo Bear, Ranger Smith, and Pixie. Julie Bennett voiced Yogi's girlfriend Cindy Bear and Doug Young voiced Hokey Wolf's friend Ding-A-Ling.

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