Wishbone, a little dog with a BIG imaginationis is bridge between life and literature as he embarks on exciting journeys. He's escapades with kids of the fictional town Oakdale, trigger a series of daydreams. In these daydreams, he imagines himself as a character in modern-day scenes that parallel the storylines from classic literature, emphasizing universal themes explored in classic tales.
Last Episode01x18 Hot Diggety Dawg Aired: Nov. 01, 1995
Wishbone digs for Wanda, turning the day into the pages of Jules Verne's Journey to the Center of the Earth. [continue reading]
Series Fun Facts
- A rotating cast of Dallas theatre/stage actors filled the various fantasy roles.
- There were actually five "Wishbones". One dog named Soccer, the main actor, and four "stunt" dogs named Phoebe, Bear, Slugger, and Shiner.
- Every episode was shot on two interior soundstages, and one exterior backlot. There was a "contemporary" set, and a "fantasy" set built for each episode.