Dot is a Reality WarperHence how she's the same age in the mid 20th century and 1899. And it could provide an explanation for how she manages to:
- Talk to animals without the aid of the root (in later movies).
- Get a major part in a movie with no (known) acting experience.
- Survive a space trip with 0 days astronaut training.
- Breathe underwater.
- Travel around the world with no money and no vehicle except for a sled pulled by 2 kangaroos.
Dot And The Bunny took place before Around the World with Dotand Joey now became Funny-Bunny' brother now.