Tag Archives: Animals

Annie’s Ark

Plot

Orphan Annie Bright is in charge of the menagerie belonging to Chipper’s Circus. Annie has a deep affection for all animals. In turn, the animals trust Annie. A new venture begins for Annie when the animals are hired out to do “acting” jobs.

annie's ark

Notes

Appeared

  • Annie’s Ark – Judy: circa #471 (18 Jan 1969) – (?)
  • Annie’s Ark – Judy: circa #507 (27 Sep 1969) – (?)
  • Annie’s Ark – Judy: circa #582 (6 March 1971) – (?)

Puppy Love

Plot

Lauren Dean has always wanted a pet, but it was not possible as her family live in an apartment block. Then Dad changes jobs and the family move into a cottage, where Lauren can have a pet at last. A stray dog adopts Lauren, and Lauren names her Spot. Spot dies, but not before she has given birth to three puppies, who become Lauren’s new pets.

Notes

  • Artist: Ron Lumsden

Appeared

  • Puppy Love –  Bunty: #2209 (13 May 2000)

“I Don’t Like Dogs!”

Plot

Special complete story. Mrs Kemp has terrible cynophobia (fear of dogs) and this fear passes on to her daughter Helen. After Mrs Kemp dies, Dad finds a new girlfriend, Rowena, but when Helen sees she has a golden retriever, Benji, her cynophobia starts causing problems with the new relationship. It gets to the point where Helen tries to deliberately lose Benji in the hope Rowena will leave. But when a mugger attacks Helen and Benji comes to the rescue, everything changes.

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Notes

  • Artist: Andy Tew

Appeared

  • “I Don’t Like Dogs!”  –  Bunty: #1617 (7 January 1989)

Katie’s Kittens

Plot

Katie Brown finds nine abandoned kittens in a shed on her father’s new farm. She keeps them a secret while finding homes for them as she fears they will be put down.

Notes

Appeared

  • Katie’s Kittens –  Bunty: circa #1743 (8 June 1991) – #1753 (17 August 1991)