Puppy in My Pocket: Adventures in Pocketville
is an animated TV series based on the popular toys. It features tiny puppy adventures as Flo (Kate on Boomerang) and her puppy Magic must help the puppies of Pocketville make their way to children in the real world and try to get Princess Ava, who was beamed to the real world by her sister, Eva, back into Pocketville.
This cartoon series was directed by Mark Hanna, who also provides the voice for Magic. This show is shot in Cinecittą film studios located in Rome, Italy. It is produced by Giochi Preziosi, MEG Entertainment Group, and Mondo TV, and distributed worldwide by Turner Broadcasting System. The series premiered on Boomerang
in the United States on January 2, 2012.
This Show Provides Examples of:
- Animal Talk
- Artistic License - Animal Care: Numerous times throughout the series, animals are shown eating things that would be bad for them in real life. A good example would be Magic eating a bowl of fruit that contains grapes which are highly toxic to dogs. Granted, it's due to all the flouride grapes can collect in them, not the grapes themselves, but still.
- Big Badass Bird of Prey
- Cain and Abel: Eva is Cain, Ava is Abel.
- Cats Are Mean: Averted for the most part, except for the evil princess Eva.
- Cat Stereotype: The Siamese stereotype is played straight with Yma (Eva), but averted with Princess Amy (Ava).
- Creepy Crows: Villainess Eva has a crow named Krakia as a henchman.
- Cute Kitten
- Dog Stereotype: Magic (original name, Oristarfo) is a protagonistic German Shepard. Also, Zull the Rottweiler and Gort the pitbull are sidekicks to the main villain, Yma.
- Female Feline, Male Mutt
- Fun Size: All the native inhabitants of Pocketville are tiny cute animals including dogs, cats, and chickens.
- A Girl and her Puppy
- The Glorious War of Sisterly Rivalry: Between Ava and Eva.
- Lip Lock: The British dub is terrible with this.
- Polar Opposite Twins: Ava is kind, and gentle. Eva is cruel, and rough. Also Ava is a light colored Siamese cat, Eva is a dark one.
- Precious Puppies
- Ridiculously Cute Critter: Every animal in Pocketvile is one. Not even the villains can help but be adorable.
- Sdrawkcab Name: Yma is backwards for Amy and Gort is backwards for "trog."
- Speaks Fluent Animal: Kate can speak to animals as long as she wears the Friendship Heart
- Sugar Bowl