Western Animation: Ovide and the Gang
Ovide and the Gang
(1987-1988) was a 1980s Canadian cartoon. Set in an Fantasy Counterpart Culture
of Australia, the show features a platypus named Ovide and his cousin Saphron. Other characters included a kangaroo, three koalas, a lizard, and a python. The plots regularly centralized on Ovide getting an idea from television.
The series was wildly
popular in the Netherlands
, largely because of its thoroughly woolseyed
Dutch theme song.