What Dog Is Scooby Doo?

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What kind of dog breed is Scooby-Doo?

Scooby Doo is a fictional Great Dane dog known for his love for food and his cowardly personality. While the creators of the show have never explicitly stated his breed, he is believed to be a Great Dane due to his size, appearance, and characteristics that match the breed’s temperament.

What kind of dog is Scooby-Doo’s cousin?

Physical appearance – Scooby-Dum is a grey male Great Dane with spots, buck teeth.

Who is the other dog in Scooby-Doo?

SCOOBY’S RELATIVES SCOOBY-DUM The dimwitted cousin of Scooby-Doo who thinks he is a professional detective. He lives with Ma and Pa Skillet in the Hokefenokee Swamp. He commonly says his catchphrase “Dum Dum Dum Dum!” He also was a member of the Scooby Doobies in Laff-A-Lympics and showed up periodically in the events. SCOOBY-DEE Scooby-Dee is also Scooby’s movie star cousin, whom both Scooby-Doo and Scooby-Dum have a crush on. The Phantom of Milo Booth attempted to scare her off her movie set and kidnapped her. Doo, Dum and the rest of the gang eventually rescue her and capture the phantom. SCRAPPY-DOO Scrappy-Doo is the nephew of Scooby-Doo. He is an energetic, brave puppy who enjoys chasing after monsters and ghosts. In 1980, the series was given an overhaul, and Fred, Velma and Daphne left the cast, and Scrappy, Scooby and Shaggy chased monsters (most of them real) together.

In 1983, Daphne was added back to the series. In 1988, Scrappy-Doo was removed from the series and the rest of the gang returned. His catchphrase is “Puppy power!” Beginning in 1987, Scrappy became more toned-down and less energetic. Voice Actors Scrappy was voiced by Lennie Weinrib in 1979, but was fired after only one year because he demanded an outrageous salary.

Don Messick replaced him from 1980-1988. Currently, Scrappy has not appeared in a Scooby-Doo episode since 1988, except in 2002 in the movie as a villain (more on that later). In 1999, the creators of the “Scooby-Doo Project” special put in a joke where Scrappy was chasing Daphne through the woods, due to the large number of fans who disliked him.

  • After this, tons of Scrappy jokes were put in the Scooby-Doo cartoons, parodying that most fans didn’t like him.
  • Some examples of this are: 1.
  • Scrappy dolls are run over at the fair in Goblin King (a movie) 2.
  • In “An Evening with the Scooby Gang” (a featurette on the “Aloha Scooby-Doo DVD), Fred mentions a sixth member of the gang, and the gang says that they “can’t talk about Scrappy.” 3.

In “The Siren’s Song” of the Mystery Incorporated series, there is a statue of Scrappy-Doo in the Haunted Museum, and Fred tells Daphne that she has to turn away.4. The biggest joke is in the Scooby-Doo first live action movie, where Scrappy is made evil and performs voodoo rituals.

  • In the movie, Scrappy consistently urinates on Daphne and tries to become the leader of the gang, and he is kicked out of the Mystery Machine.
  • Ironically, despite the complaints about Scrappy, he actually saved the show, he was added due to low ratings and the show would have been cancelled if not for the addition of his character.

Note: In the live action movie, his middle name is “Cornelius,” but in the other series, his middle name is “Dappy.”

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RUBY DOO Ruby is Scooby’s only sister and Scrappy’s mother. She likes fashion and had a lot in common with Daphne when she was younger. Voice Actor Uncredited (The Richie Rich / Scooby-Doo Show) Kellie Martin (A Pup Named Scooby-Doo) ​ Appearances The Richie Rich / Scooby-Doo Show “Scrappy’s Birthday” A Pup Named Scooby-Doo “Curse of the Collar” GRANDPA SCOOBY Scooby’s grandpa, who lives in Scooby Manor. Voice Actor Uncredited Appearances The Richie Rich / Scooby-Doo Show “Scooby’s Roots” GREAT-GRANDPA SCOOBY Scooby’s great grandfather who is very brave. He appears as a ghost in the episode “Scooby’s Roots.” He was a soldier in the Civil War. Voice Actor Uncredited Appearances The Richie Rich / Scooby-Doo Show “Scooby’s Roots” YABBA DOO In “The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour,” he is Scrappy’s uncle (making him Scooby’s brother) who fought crime out west with a deputy named Deputy Dusty. His catchphrase is “Yippity Yabbity Doo!” (the writers wanted to use “Yabba Dabba Doo,” but couldn’t because Fred Flintstone already had that catchphrase). DEPUTY DUSTY The town deputy who owns Scooby’s cousin Yabba-Doo. Voice Actor Frank Welker ​ Appearances The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Yabba’s Rustle Hustle” The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Mine Your Own Business” The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Runaway Scrappy” The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Slippery Dan, The Escape Man” The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Low-Down Showdown” The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Vild Vest Vampire” The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Tumbleweed Derby” The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Alien Schmalien” The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Law and Disorder” The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Go East, Young Pardner” The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Up A Crazy River” The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Tragic Magic” The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Bride and Gloom”

Main appearance Appearance in “The Ghouliest Show on Earth” Younger appearance

MOMSY DOO & DADA DOO Scooby’s Great Dane parents that appeared in several episodes. In “Wedding Bell Boos,” they are shown to have a connection to Shaggy’s parents, or potentially live with them. In other episodes, they have their own house. While they retained the same animation for the majority of their appearances (excluding Pup, where they are younger), “The Ghouliest Show on Earth” features different animation. WHOOPSY DOO Whoopsy Doo enjoys playing pranks and is owned by Shaggy’s uncle, Gaggy Rogers. He wears a clown suit and is Scooby’s cousin.​ Voice Actor Uncredited ​ Appearances The New Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo Show “Wedding Bell Boos” YANKEE DOODLE DOO Yankee is a pilgrim and is owned by McBaggy Rogers. He never actually makes an appearance in the show, but is shown in a picture. ​ Voice Actor No speaking role Appearances The New Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo Show “Wedding Bell Boos” (photo) DOOBY DOOBY DOO Dooby Dooby Doo is in showbiz and is a talented singer. Voice Actor Uncredited ​ Appearances The New Scooby-Doo Mysteries “The ‘Dooby Dooby Doo’ Ado” DIXIE DOO Dixie Doo is Scooby’s cousin. Scooby helped solve a mystery for her, involving a ghostly colonel who was haunting her showboat. ​Voice Actor Uncredited Appearances The New Scooby-Doo Mysteries “Showboat Scooby” HOWDY DOO Howdy Doo is Scooby-Doo’s brother, who likes to read newspapers. He related to young Fred while at the Doo Family reunion in “Curse of the Collar.” Voice Actor Frank Welker Appearances A Pup Named Scooby-Doo “Curse of the Collar” SKIPPY DOO Skippy is Scooby’s smart brother who enjoys computers and related to Velma when she was younger in “Curse of the Collar.” Voice Actor Scott Menville ​ Appearances A Pup Named Scooby-Doo “Curse of the Collar” UNCLE HORTON DOO Horton Doo enjoys monsters and doing lab experiments. It’s unknown what happened to him, after he was grabbed by a giant monster hand in his lab coat and disappeared. Voice Actor Don Messick ​ Appearances A Pup Named Scooby-Doo “The Were-Doo of Doo Manor” MISSING LINK DOO An ancestor of the Doos. ​ Voice Actor Non-speaking role ​ Appearances A Pup Named Scooby-Doo “The Were-Doo of Doo Manor” SHAGGY’S RELATIVES UNCLE NAT Uncle Nat is Shaggy’s great-uncle who invites the Harlem Globetrotters to stay at his house with the gang in “The Loch Ness Mess.” The gang helped him solve the mystery of the American revolutionary ghosts along with a sea serpent, that were all haunting his area. Voice Actor Lennie Weinrib Appearances The New Scooby-Doo Movies “The Loch Ness Mess” UNCLE SHAGWORTHY Shaggy’s eccentric uncle who lives in an old castle. In “Scared A Lot In Camelot,” Shagworthy was kidnapped by the ghost of Merlin and his black knight while they looked for his jewels. The gang is able to solve the mystery and rescue Shagworthy, to find that he keeps all of his most precious jewels in the refrigerator. SHAGGY THE FIRST Shaggy the First lived in Shaggy’s ancestral castle, Moonlight Castle, centuries ago. He possessed a cursed medallion which would turn anyone who wore it into a werewolf. Voice Actor Non-speaking role Appearances The Richie Rich / Scooby-Doo Show “Moonlight Madness” FEARLESS SHAGAFORD ​Shaggy’s uncle who runs the Fearless Detective Agency. In The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour, Fearless employed Scooby, Shaggy and Scrappy to help him solve mysteries. He is only seen once throughout the series’ run, but mentioned several times. Voice Actor Uncredited Appearances The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Disappearing Car Caper” BETTY LOU SHAGGBILLY Shaggy’s hillbilly cousin who has a feud with the McGurk family due to Bubba McGurk not ever bathing. Voice Actor Uncredited Appearances The Scooby & Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour “Hoedown Showdown” GAGGY ROGERS ​Shaggy’s prankster uncle who owns Scooby’s relative, Whoopsy Doo. Voice Actor Alan Young Appearances The New Scooby-Doo & Scrappy-Doo Show “Wedding Bell Boos” MAGGIE AND WILFRED ROGERS The sister and brother-in-law of Shaggy, whose wedding was nearly ruined by the ghost of their ancestor, McBaggy Rogers. Maggie is nicknamed “Sugie” in A Pup Named Scooby-Doo. Voice Actor B.J. Ward (Maggie) Uncredited (Wilfred) Appearances The New Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo Show “Wedding Bell Boos” A Pup Named Scooby-Doo “The Babysitter From Beyond” (Maggie only) A Pup Named Scooby-Doo “Dog Gone Scooby”(Maggie only)

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Appearance in Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated MOM AND POPS ROGERS ​Shaggy’s parents. Shaggy’s dad worked as a police office in Coolsville when Shaggy was younger. In Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated, they are named Colton and Paula. Voice Actors Casey Kasem (Pops) B.J. MCBAGGY ROGERS McBaggy is a pilgrim ancestor of Shaggy’s who traveled on the Mayflower in 1620. He appeared as a ghost who tried to stop Maggie and Wilfred’s wedding in “Wedding Bell Boos,” however, it was revealed he was an imposter and it was simply someone pretending to be McBaggy. UNCLE BEAUREGARD ​Uncle Beauregard is Shaggy’s uncle who owned a Southern plantation and wore Civil War-era clothing. His ghost haunted the gang when they came to claim his inheritance right after he had died. Although the gang discovered that the ghost was potentially someone dressed up as Shaggy’s uncle when the mystery was solved, they see Beauregard again on their way out of his mansion, proving that he was a real ghost at least some of the time, as the culprit was arrested and could not have dressed up as the ghost again. UNCLE ALBERT SHAGGLEFORD Shaggy’s uncle who gave him his money and mansion after he went undercover to work for Dr. Phibes. He works as a nanotechnology researcher and experimented with Scooby’s Scooby Snacks, and ended up being able to nanotechnically engineer them to give Scooby superpowers. Voice Actor Casey Kasem Appearances Shaggy and Scooby-Doo Get A Clue! – all episodes TAWNY ROGERS Shaggy’s third-cousin who owns the Crazy Q Ranch in Sorghum City. Voice Actor Melissa Villaseñor Appearances Scooby-Doo! Shaggy’s Showdown DAPPER JACK Dapper Jack is a kindly man who was tragically framed for cattle rustling and murder by a corrupt sheriff named Rufus Carmichael. After solving the mystery of the ghost of Dapper Jack, the gang cleared his name. At the end of Scooby-Doo! Shaggy’s Showdown, Dapper appears on a clifftop to thank them. Voice Actor No speaking role Appearances Scooby-Doo! Shaggy’s Showdown GRAMMY ROGERS Grammy Rogers lives in a nursing home in Florida. Shaggy pretends to date Daphne to impress Grammy, but eventually reveals the truth to her. ​ Voice Actor Grey Griffin Appearances Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! “Night of the Upsetting Shorts” LAMONT AND BLYTHE ROGERS Shaggy’s mother and father in the series Velma, Blythe is a principal, while Lamont is a therapist. ​ Voice Actor Gary Cole (Lamont) and Nicole Byer (Blythe) Appearances Velma – “Velma” (Lamont only) ​Velma – “The Candy Man” Velma – “Velma Kai” Velma – “Marching Band Sleepover” Velma – “The Sins of the Fathers and Some of the Mothers Velma – “Fog Fest” (Blythe only) Velma – “Family (Wo)man Velma – “The Brains of the Operation” VELMA’S RELATIVES UNCLE JOHN Velma’s Uncle John was kidnapped by vikings in “The Curse of the Viking Lake.” He is an archaeologist. Voice Actor John Stephenson Appearances The Scooby-Doo Show “The Curse of the Viking Lake” DAVE WALTON ​Dave is Velma’s uncle, who is a border patrolman between the USA-Canada border. He is kidnapped by the Owl Men in “Watch Out! The Willawaw!” after he suspects foul play from the culprit. Voice Actor Casey Kasem Appearances The Scooby-Doo Show “Watch Out! The Willawaw!” COSMO DINKLEY Another archaeologist uncle of Velma’s, who is kidnapped by Harriet Mullins, a treasure hunter who wants to steal the treasure Cosmo is searching for. Voice Actor Uncredited Appearances The New Scooby-Doo Mysteries “Ghosts of the Ancient Astronauts” THELMA DINKLEY Thelma is a marine biologist who studies and works with dolphins at a marine institute. She is Velma’s aunt. Voice Actor Uncredited Appearances A Pup Named Scooby-Doo “Scooby Dude” UNCLE ELMO Uncle Elmo is a doctor who diagnoses Shaggy after he is hit on the head in “The Return of Commander Cool.” Voice Actor Uncredited ​ Appearances A Pup Named Scooby-Doo “The Return of Commander Cool”

Regular appearance from Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated Younger appearance

MR. AND MRS. DINKLEY Velma’s parents, who are unnamed except in Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated, where they are named Dale and Angie. Velma’s mom owns the Crystal Cove Spook Museum. Voice Actors Frank Welker (Mr. Dinkley in A Pup Named Scooby-Doo) B.J. Ward (Mrs. AUNT MEG AND UNCLE EVAN Velma’s aunt and uncle who live in Banning Junction with their daughter Marcy. Voice Actors Julia Sweeney (Aunt Meg) Diedrich Baker (Uncle Evan) Appearances What’s New, Scooby-Doo? “A Scooby-Doo Halloween” ​ MARCY DINKLEY Marcy is Velma’s cousin who has her birthday overshadowed by Halloween. She is quite jealous of Daphne and hits on Fred (much to Daphne’s anger) several times. She lives in Banning Junction with her parents Meg and Evan. Voice Actor Jenny McCarthy Appearances What’s New Scooby-Doo “A Scooby-Doo Halloween” MADELYN DINKLEY Velma’s sister who is a very extroverted girl and has a crush on Shaggy. Velma often criticizes her poor and rash decision making skills, including attending clown college. She attends the Whirlen Merlin Magic Academy. Voice Actor Danica McKellar Appearances Scooby-Doo! Abracadabra Doo BARON BASIL VON DINKENSTEIN Basil Von Dinkenstein is Velma’s great-great-uncle. He was a mad scientist and created the Frankencreep Monster. Voice Actor Corey Burton Appearances Scooby-Doo! FrankenCreepy AMAN DINKLEY Aman is Velma’s father in the series Velma. Aman works as a lawyer. His wife, Diya, went missing when Velma was a little girl. Voice Actor ​Russell Peters (Aman) and Sarayu Blue (Diya) Appearances ​Velma (all episodes) DIYA DINKLEY Diya is Velma’s father in the series Velma. Diya went missing when Velma was young, and Velma spends a majority of the series trying to find out what happened to her. Diya is a mystery writer. Voice Actor Sarayu Blue Appearances Velma – “Velma” Velma – “The Candy Man” Velma – “Velma Kai” Velma – “A Velma in the Woods” Velma – “Family Wo(man)” Velma – “The Brains of the Operation” OTHER RELATIVES

Three Von Dinkenstein ancestors of Velma are shown immigrating to America in a flashback, but they do not speak.

FRED’S RELATIVES UNCLE EDDIE Eddie publishes Fred’s favorite childhood magazine, The National Exaggerator. The gang helps him capture Chickenstein, who is haunting the Exaggerator in “Chickenstein Lives!,” which is his only appearance. Voice Actor Frank Welker Appearances A Pup Named Scooby-Doo “Chickenstein Lives!” UNCLE KARL Karl owns a cheese shop, Cheese R-MOO! Good! in Wisconsin. He enjoys lifting weights. Voice Actor Pat Fraley Appearances What’s New Scooby-Doo? “Fright House of a Lighthouse” SKIP AND PEGGY JONES Skip is Fred’s father and Peggy is Fred’s mother in “Scooby-Doo: Pirates Ahoy!” They take Fred on a surprise mystery cruise for his birthday, but Peggy ends up captured by ghost pirates and the gang must save her. Voice Actors Tim Conway (Skip) Edie McClurg (Peggy) ​ Appearances Scooby-Doo: Pirates Ahoy ​ ​ Inconsistency Note: Fred’s parents in “Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated” are Brad Chiles and Judy Reeves. BRAD CHILES AND JUDY REEVES ​See “Original Mystery Incorporated.” SCOTTY MCDOON Scotty is Fred’s cousin, who is captain of the S.S. Casey. Voice Actor Diedrich Baker Roger Craig Smith (young) Appearances Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! “All Paws on Deck” Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! “Halloween” (flashback) PROFESSOR HUH? (DONALD JONES) In Be Cool, Scooby-Doo!, Professor Huh? is a world-famous criminal who is Fred’s father. Professor Huh? was arrested when Fred investigated a crime with his friend Rose when he was younger, and they realized his father was the culprit.

Professor Huh? escapes from jail in the series finale of Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! to help save Fred from a conspiracy trying to get rid of him. Professor Huh? is well known for his completely random, nonsensical crimes and speech patterns, and for leaving a llama with a note behind at all his crime scenes.

Voice Actor Dee Bradley Baker Appearances Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! “Professor Huh? Part 1” and “Professor Huh? Part 6 ¾ ” BOBBY FLAY ​Famous chef Bobby Flay is Fred’s uncle in the 2018 film Scooby-Doo and the Gourmet Ghost, Bobby owns the Rocky Harbor Culinary Resort. Voice Actor Bobby Flay Appearances Scooby-Doo and the Gourmet Ghost EDWARD DUFLAY Edward is an ancestral relative of Fred, from the Flay side of the family. He was the first owner of the Rocky Harbor Inn and helped serve soldiers under George Washington’s command meals. ​Voice Actor David Kaye Appearances Scooby-Doo and the Gourmet Ghost WILLIAM AND VICTORIA JONES Fred’s parents in the series Velma, They are rich socialites, and shelter Fred so much that he is unable to do things for himself. Voice Actors Frank Welker (William) and Cherry Jones (Victoria) ​ Appearances Velma – “Velma” (William only) Velma -“The Candy Man” Velma – “Velma Kai” (William only) Velma – “Velma Makes a List” (William only) Velma – “The Sins of the Fathers and Some of the Mothers Velma – “Fog Fest” Velma – “Family (Wo)man” Velma – “The Brains of the Operation” OTHER RELATIVES

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Uncle Max, who works for the space agency and the U.S. Air Force (mentioned in coloring book, Scooby-Doo, Where on Mars are You?)First cymbalist in the U.S. Marine Corps Band (mentioned in The New Scooby-Doo Movies “The Secret of Shark Island”)A three-year-old nephew (mentioned in The New Scooby-Doo Movies “The Haunted Horseman of Hagglethorn Hall”)The Count Von Jones, who has a coffin-building factory (mentioned in What’s New, Scooby-Doo? “Homeward Hound”)

DAPHNE’S RELATIVES UNCLE JOHN MAXWELL Uncle Maxwell is a famous movie director. His production “The Apeman of Forbidden Mountain” was nearly ruined by an apeman. Voice Actor Don Messick ​ Appearances Scooby-Doo, Where Are You? “Never Ape an Ape Man” Hollywood Horror 2 (Internet game) UNCLE MATT BLAKE Matt is a cattle rancher who owns the Lazy S Ranch. Voice Actor John Stephenson ​ Appearances The Scooby-Doo Show “A Bum Steer For Scooby” AUNT OLIVIA DERVY Aunt Olivia Dervy is Daphne’s aunt, who was believed to be cursed by a cat creature. Voice Actor Shirley Mitchell Appearances The Scooby-Doo Show “Who Was That Cat Creature I Saw You With Last Night?” (aka “Make a Beeline Away From That Feline”) JENNIFER BLAKE Jennifer is Daphne’s younger cousin who is in high school. She often uses “Valley Girl” slang and goes to Hillside High School. Voice Actor Uncredited Appearances The New Scooby and Scrappy-Doo Show “The Creature Came from Chem Lab”

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NEDLEY & ELIZABETH BLAKE George is Daphne’s rich father who owns a bubble company. Elizabeth is Daphne’s mother. Voice Actors Both uncredited Appearances The New Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo Show “No Thanks, Masked Manx” (Nedley only) A Pup Named Scooby-Doo “Robopup” A Pup Named Scooby-Doo “Horror of the Haunted Hairpiece” JENKINS Jenkins is Daphne’s butler who appears in “A Pup Named Scooby-Doo,” with the exception of season 1. Daphne relies on Jenkins for various things in this series. Voice Actor Don Messick Appearances A Pup Named Scooby-Doo Seasons 2 and 3 GREAT GRANDPA BLAKE Not much is known about Great-Grandpa Blake, besides that he had a violent argument with his chef, Pierre Ghoulash. He only appeared briefly in a painting in the A Pup Named Scooby-Doo episode “Robopup.” Voice Actor Non-speaking role Appearances A Pup Named Scooby-Doo “Robopup” SHANNON BLAKE Shannon is Daphne’s Scottish cousin who lives at Blake Castle in Scotland. Voice Actor Grey DeLisle Appearances Scooby-Doo and the Loch Ness Monster DANICA LEBLAKE Danica LeBlake is Daphne’s cousin, who is a fashion model in Paris. Voice Actor Vanessa Marshall Appearances What’s New, Scooby-Doo? “Ready to Scare” NAN AND BARTY BLAKE Daphne’s rich mother and father from Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated. Voice Actors Kath Soucie (Nan) Frank Welker (Barty) Appearances ​Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated DELILAH BLAKE Daphne’s sister, who is in the Marine Corps. Voice Actor Jennifer Hale Appearances Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “Beware the Beast from Below” Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “The Legend of Alice May” Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “Dragon’s Secret” Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “Come Undone” DAISY BLAKE Daisy Blake is Daphne’s sister who is a doctor. Voice Actor Jennifer Hale ​​ Appearances Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “Beware the Beast from Below” Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “Dragon’s Secret” Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “The Hodag of Horror” Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “Come Undone” DAWN BLAKE Daphne’s sister, who is a model. Voice Actor No speaking role ​ Appearances Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “Beware the Beast from Below” Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “Dragon’s Secret” Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “Come Undone” DOROTHY BLAKE Dorothy is a racecar driver and Daphne’s sister. Voice Actor Non-speaking role Appearances Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “Beware the Beast from Below” Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “Dragon’s Secret” Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated “Come Undone” UNCLE SANDY BLAKE Sandy is Daphne’s uncle who owns the Grand Sandy Water Resort. Voice Actor Adam West Appearances Scooby-Doo and the Beach Beastie BELLINGTON ​ Bellington is Daphne’s butler at her family’s summer home on Hillshire Beach in Be Cool, Scooby-Doo, Voice Actor Robin Atkin Downes Appearances Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! “Some Fred Time” UNCLE ALFRED PENNYWORTH ​Alfred is Batman’s butler and Daphne’s uncle in Scooby-Doo and Guess Who? It was previously referenced that Alfred had a niece named Daphne in a 1970s Batman comic, but it is unknown if this is a coincidental or intentional reference. ​ Voice actor Stephen Weber ​ Appearances Scooby-Doo and Guess Who? “What a Night, For a Dark Knight!” LINDA AND DONNA BLAKE Linda and Donna are Daphne’s mothers in Velma, Both of them are police officers, and have very quirky, goofy personalities. ​ Voice actor Wanda Sykes (Linda) and Jane Lynch (Donna) ​ Appearances Velma (all episodes) CAROLL AND DARREN Carroll and Darren are Daphne’s birth parents, who are criminals. Voice Actor Ming-Na Wen (Carroll) and Ken Leung (Darren) Appearances Velma – “Marching Band Sleepover” Velma – “The Sins of the Fathers and Some of the Mothers” OTHER RELATIVES

Aunt Cookie (deceased, mentioned in Be Cool Scooby-Doo “El Bandito”)Mimi Blake (great-grandmother, mentioned in Be Cool Scooby-Doo “Naughty or Ice”)

Is A Scooby a rottweiler?

Scooby-Doo is a Great Dane. The character was designed by Iwao Takamoto, an animator at Hanna-Barbera. According to the American Kennel Club, Great Danes are ‘the mighty ‘Apollo of Dogs,” which is very unlike the silly and cowardly Scooby-Doo.

Is Scooby Shaggy’s dog?

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Scooby-Doo
Scooby-Doo character
First appearance “What a Night for a Knight” ( Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! ; 1969)
Created by
  • Joe Ruby
  • Ken Spears
  • Iwao Takamoto
Voiced by
  • Don Messick (1969–1996)
  • Frank Welker (1979, 1997, 2002–present)
  • Hadley Kay (1997)
  • Scott Innes (1998–2008, 2017–2020)
  • Neil Fanning (2002–2004)
  • ( see below )
In-universe information
Full name Scoobert Doo
Nickname Scooby-Dooby-Doo Scooby-Doo Scooby Scoob
Species Dog
Gender Male
Breed Great Dane

Scoobert ” Scooby ” Doo is the eponymous character and protagonist of the animated television franchise, created in 1969 by the American animation company Hanna-Barbera, He is a male Great Dane and lifelong companion of amateur detective Shaggy Rogers, with whom he shares many personality traits.

Who is Scooby-Doo’s sister?

Scooby-Doo! How old are you? Enjoy these 50 Scooby snacks, uh, facts in honor of the cartoon canine’s 50th. July 26, 2019 Zoinks! Look who’s turning 50. Everybody’s favorite crime-cracking cartoon canine is celebrating a golden anniversary this year. In commemoration of this milestone moment and ASU Now’s dog days of summer series, we spoke with Scooby expert, associate professor in the at Arizona State University, and did some sleuthing on our own.

  • Here are 50 fun facts about Scooby-Doo: 1.
  • Scooby-Doo made his debut on Sept.13, 1969, with the premiere of “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!” The series joined CBS-TV’s Saturday morning cartoon lineup and introduced four intrepid teenage detectives and a talking dog named Scooby-Doo.
  • Where Are You!” was created by Joe Ruby and Ken Spears for Hanna-Barbera Productions, the birthplace of “The Flintstones,” “The Jetsons,” “The Yogi Bear Show” and other cartoon favorites.

Video of Scooby Doo! Where Are You Season1 Intro Scooby-Doo!, Where Are You Season 1 Intro/YouTube 2. The assassination of presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Robert F. Kennedy Jr. in 1968 propelled the production of the kid-friendly “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!” according to Sandler, who is writing a book about Scooby-Doo. What Dog Is Scooby Doo Robert F. Kennedy/Library of Congress 3. “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!” premiered just a few weeks before the premiere of the PBS educational series “Sesame Street” on Nov.10, 1969. Both series are celebrating 50 years in 2019. What Dog Is Scooby Doo Sesame Street characters/Flickr 4. Scooby-Doo’s full name is Scoobert Doo but he clearly prefers to be called Scooby as evidenced by his signature catchphrase: “Scooby-Dooby-Doo!” Video of Scooby Doo Scooby Dooby Doo/YouTube 5. The Frank Sinatra song “Strangers in the Night” is said to have been the inspiration for Scooby-Doo’s name. What Dog Is Scooby Doo Frank Sinatra/Library of Congress 6. Scooby-Doo’s true age is a bit of a mystery, but he is forever young. Handlers for the snack-loving sleuth have never revealed his date of birth, but the magazine that accompanied the 2002 release of the live-action “Scooby-Doo” movie leaked Scooby’s age as 7, according to several,

  • In dog years that would put Scooby in the age range of about 50 human years, which means he has been 50 years old in human years for about 50 years.
  • MORE DOG DAYS OF SUMMER STORIES 7.
  • Scooby-Doo is an anthropomorphic having human characteristics Great Dane.
  • Nown for their tall physical stature, Great Danes were originally and were once thought to ward off ghosts and evil spirits.

And while this attribute might have been handy for the supernatural mysteries sought and solved by Scooby-Doo and his pals, the cartoon canine’s cowardly character traits made him a bit of an anomaly in the original breed of boar-hunting Great Danes that are now largely considered friendly and dependable “gentle giants.” What Dog Is Scooby Doo Great Dane silhouette/Creative Commons 8. Scooby-Doo was almost a sheepdog. Initially concerned that Scooby’s Great Dane might be confused with the comic strip Great Dane Marmaduke, Scooby creators Ruby and Spears alternatively sketched Scooby-Doo to be a big shaggy sheepdog named Too Much. What Dog Is Scooby Doo Old English sheepdog/Pixabay 9. Scooby-Doo is one-third of a set of triplets. His wombmates are brothers Skippy-Doo, a computer guru, and Dooby-Doo, a singer and entertainer. A litter of animals typically consists of three to eight offspring born from the same mother.

  • Guinness World Records holds 24 as the born to one dog.
  • Scooby-Doo’s other siblings include Howdy-Doo, Yabba-Doo and Ruby-Doo.10.
  • Scrappy-Doo is Scooby-Doo’s feisty nephew.
  • Scrappy’s mother is Scooby’s sister, Ruby-Doo.
  • Scrappy made his debut in 1979, joining his already famous uncle for a new cartoon adventure that producers hoped would boost Scooby-Doo’s flagging ratings on ABC.

It worked. Ratings rebounded and Scrappy saved Scooby from TV cancellation. His star power and catchphrases — “Scrappy Dappy Doo,” “Lemme at ’em” and “Puppy power!” — also helped propel merchandising for the Scooby-Doo franchise. Video of Scooby Doo and Scrappy Doo Cultkidstv Intro Scrappy-Doo and Scooby-Doo/CultKidsTV/YouTube 11.

  1. Despite saving his uncle’s show from near-cancellation and becoming a star in his own right, Scrappy-Doo’s individual ratings have not fared well with the general cartoon-watching public in the years since his debut.
  2. A at ASU addressed the Scrappy problem in 2017, examining the quick rise and fall of the plucky Great Dane pup since branded the,

The lecture bore the foreboding title, “Scrappy-Doo, Where Are You? The Corporate Construction and Confinement of Scooby-Doo’s Annoying Nephew.” 12. Scooby-Doo has been and has aired in more than 45 countries worldwide. Arabic, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish and Swedish are among the languages Scooby has “spoken” over the decades.13. What Dog Is Scooby Doo Scooby Doo/Flickr Astro/Hanna-Barbera Wiki 14. Scooby-Doo’s signature style of speech is unique. In 2014, Steven Long of Marquette University’s Speech Pathology and Audiology Department diagnosed Scooby’s habits of adding “r’s” to his words — like “ruh-roh” for “uh-oh” and “rapple” for “apple’ — as the invented phonological disorder “rhotic replacement.” Long told that he didn’t expect to see many examples of this unique speech pattern given that “rhotic replacement” is a condition that appears to be exclusive to talking dogs.15.

  • Mysteries Five” was the original title for “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!” The series was modeled after the music-driven cartoon comedy “The Archie Show” after CBS honcho Fred Silverman suggested that the new series follow the adventures of a teenage rock band that also solved mysteries.
  • The rock band element of the show was eventually dropped.

In their musical alter egos, The Archies released the single that now seems prophetic in the context of Scooby-Doo. Their song, “Feelin’ So Good (S.K.O.O.B.Y-D.O.O),” began its climb on the music charts in December 1968, around the same time Scooby-Doo was in development.

  1. Video of Feelin’ So Good Music Video “Feelin’ So Good”/The Archies/Filmation 16.
  2. The “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!” theme song was performed by pop-country crossover artist Austin Roberts.
  3. Roberts is also known for his 1975 top 40 hit single “Rocky” and has written songs for Kenny Rogers and Reba McEntire, among others.17.

Collectively, Scooby-Doo and his mystery-solving friends Fred Jones, Velma Dinkley, Daphne Blake and Norville “Shaggy” Rogers, are known as Mystery Incorporated or Mystery Inc. What Dog Is Scooby Doo Scooby-Doo and friends/Flickr 18. The Scooby-Doo gang are from the of Crystal Cove. Scooby-Doo fans have referred to the village as the “Most Hauntedest Place on Earth” citing Crystal Cove “reports” of paranormal activity and residents’ brushes with urban myths and legends.

  • Mystery Incorporated’s headquarters is located in Crystal Cove’s City Hall, and the Crystal Cove Spook Museum, owned by Velma’s parents, holds many of the costumes worn by the villains that Mystery Inc.
  • Has unmasked over time.19.
  • Scooby-Doo’s Mystery Inc.
  • Pals were on the show “The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis.” Fred, Mystery Inc.’s clean-cut leader, was modeled after the title character Dobie Gillis, played by Dwane Hickman.

The brainy Velma took inspiration from “Dobie Gillis'” resident teen genius Zelda Gilroy, played by Sheila James Kuehl. The pretty and popular Daphne was fashioned after Dobie’s crush Thalia Menninger, played by Tuesday Weld. And Scooby’s bearded bestie Shaggy was a version of Dobie Gillis’ best friend Maynard G. What Dog Is Scooby Doo Some of the cast of “The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis”/CBS-TV/ Wikimedia Commons 20. Romance or “Ruh-roh-mance?” Members of the Mystery Inc. gang have moved out of the friend zone, at least in the “Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated” universe. In the former Cartoon Network series, Fred and Daphne are officially dating, although it’s revealed that the relationship has had a few hiccups along the way.

  1. Shaggy and Velma also developed a bit of a romance, but Shaggy apparently found it difficult to put his relationship with Velma ahead of his friendship with his canine companion Scooby-Doo.
  2. Some dog lovers might be able to relate.
  3. Clive Wynne, the founding director of the Canine Science Collaboratory at ASU, says dogs have an ” ” to love humans, which is why it is so easy to form affectionate relationships with them.

Video of Shaggy Makes it up to Velma “Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated: Attack of the Headless Horror”/Cartoon Network/Warner Bros./YouTube 21. Villains outed by the Scooby-Doo gang frequently referred to the group as “meddling kids.” The phrase has become a lighthearted go-to for pop culture fans looking to assign blame for missed opportunities.

  • Video of Every “Meddling Kids” comment from Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!” Meddling Kids/CBS TV/YouTube 22.
  • Scooby-Doo’s pals also have a few,
  • Notorious for misplacing her glasses, Velma frequently says, “My glasses, I can’t see without my glasses!” or “Jinkies!” when she has discovered an important clue.
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Daphne owns the line “Jeepers!” when she’s scared or when she finds a clue. Shaggy’s “Zoinks” has gone mainstream to express fear or surprise. And while Fred has been known to state the obvious on occasion as in, “Looks like we’ve got another mystery on our hands,” his catchphrases are a little less memorable than the others.

Video of Scooby Doo – Catchphrases Scooby-Doo Catchphrases/YouTube 23. Late radio legend Casey Kasem was the voice of Shaggy for decades but abruptly quit the series in 1997 when he was asked to speak up for Shaggy in a Burger King commercial. Kasem, who was a strict vegan, refused to promote the hamburger brand and walked away from the role when producers rejected his requests to make the Shaggy character vegan.

Kasem eventually returned to the series in 2002 when it was decided that Shaggy would adopt a vegetarian diet. Video of Casey Kasem as Shaggy – MDA Telethon Plea Casey Kasem performs Shaggy’s voice during Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon/YouTube 24. Frank Welker has been the voice of Mystery Inc.’s trap-master Fred since the first episode of “Scooby-Doo, Where Are you!” He also voices the characters Megatron and Soundwave in the Transformers franchise.25.

  1. What a Night for a Knight” was the first episode of “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!” The episode revolved around the discovery of the armor of a knight in an abandoned truck and an urban legend about a Black Knight that came alive every full moon.
  2. The episode established long-running gags of the Scooby-Doo gang unmasking villains and Velma losing her glasses.26.

The 1992 comedy “Wayne’s World” features an alternate ending in which the character Wayne, played by Mike Myers, and Garth, played by Dana Carvey, unmask Rob Lowe’s Benjamin Kane character as “Old Man Withers” in a spoof of the Scooby-Doo formula of unmasking villains.27.

Scooby-Doo loves his snacks. No one knows for sure what’s in the little brown treats that get him so excited, but Scooby and Shaggy’s love of food is well documented. Research suggests insatiable appetites like those of Scooby and Shaggy’s could be propelled by esteem issues. ASU marketing Professor once led the lecture Mandel said the need to maintain high self-esteem can lead to poor consumption choices such as overeating.

She also that found people tend to eat more food and calories if the portions they snacked on were presented in small sizes and packages. Bite-size Scooby Snacks have been great motivators for the decidedly cowardly Great Dane and his Shaggy companion.

Small portions and esteem uncertainty could explain their constant need to feed. Video of Scooby-Doo! | Scooby Snack Motivation Scooby-Doo!/Scooby Snack Motivation/WB Kids/YouTube 28. For every Scooby Snack there is a, Shaggy Rogers’ triple-decker sardine and marshmallow fudge sandwich is the stuff of cartoon lore.

The Super Shaggy Sandwich is composed of just about anything and everything found in the refrigerator or pantry and is typically larger than the average mouth. It was introduced in the first season of “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!” and consisted of ham, cheese, lettuce, sardines, marshmallow and fudge in between 16 slices of bread, all topped off by an olive.

  1. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration a 2,000-calorie-a-day diet for healthy adults.
  2. The College of Health Solutions at ASU is exposing kids to healthier alternatives to variations of the Shaggy Sandwich.
  3. Through the college’s annual program, young people are learning how to prepare meals, regulate portions and engage in physical activity on their way to becoming healthy adults.

Video of Super Shaggy Sandwich Super Shaggy Sandwich/Scooby-Doo, Where Are You?/CBS-TV/YouTube 29. In the 1998 direct-to-video animated movie “Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island,” Scooby and Shaggy are fired from their jobs at an airport for eating too much food.30.

The Scooby-Doo franchise once faced accusations of fat-shaming in the 2014 direct-to-DVD release “Frankencreepy,” The storyline found Daphne subjected to a terrifying “curse” and growing from a size 2 to a size 8. According to a study published in the ” the average American woman was between a size 16 and 18 in 2016.

While body shaming has been controversially deployed as a way to get people to lose weight, that people who feel stigmatized because of their weight actually tend to avoid exercising in public, which could lead to additional weight gain. Warner Bros. later explained that the loss of Daphne’s appearance in the “Scooby-Doo! Frankencreepy” episode was actually a teaching moment about what matters most.

Video of Scooby-Doo! Frankencreepy – The Curse “Scooby-Doo! Frankencreepy: The Curse”/Warner Bros./YouTube 31. Scooby-Doo earned science cred with renowned astrophysicist Carl Sagan. The late author and science advocate gave Scooby a shout-out in his seminal book ” ” Sagan praised the series for encouraging kids to seek logical and rational explanations for strange phenomenon like the supernatural scenarios that the Scooby gang often stumbled upon.32.

Mystery Inc.’s Mystery Machine van is an innovative wonder. The psychedelic colors of the van’s exterior was deceptive casing for a trove of “modern” equipment and tools for the case-cracking quintet. In Scooby-Doo’s early years, the Mystery Machine held ladders, lanterns, ropes, a table, chairs and even a wall panel of computer equipment. What Dog Is Scooby Doo Scooby-Doo!/Mystery Machine/WB Kids/YouTube 33. Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton began a road trip for her 2016 presidential campaign in an armored van “Scooby” because it reminded Clinton of the Mystery Machine.34. A Scooby-Doo Mystery Machine replica was in Scottsdale, Arizona, in January 2019. The 1968 Ford Econoline van was snapped up for almost $60,000. What Dog Is Scooby Doo Mystery Machine replica/Wikimedia Commons 35. Scooby-Doo once held the Guinness World Record for having the for any animated television series, toppling “The Simpsons” from the perch with 350 episodes. The record stood for one year from 2004-2005 before “The Simpsons” reclaimed the record.

Graphic by S. Wilson 36. One of Scooby-Doo’s biggest fans lives in Canada. Danielle Meger of Rocky View, Alberta, has the Guinness World Record for the of Scooby-Doo memorabilia. Guinness says Meger has at least 1,806 Scooby-related items.37. “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!” ended after two seasons and was reinvented as “The New Scooby-Doo Movies.” The show’s hourlong episodes featured guest stars including the Harlem Globetrotters, the Three Stooges, Batman and Robin, Dick Van Dyke and Josie and the Pussycats, among others.38.

The 1980s series “A Pup Named Scooby-Doo” depicted puppy and child versions of Scooby and his pals, joining a TV time-travel trend referred to as the “babyfication” of cartoon characters. “The Flintstone Kids,” “The Muppet Babies” and “The New Archies” were among the characters that got the “babyfication” treatment in the 1980s.

  1. A Pup Named Scooby-Doo” aired from 1988-1991 on ABC.
  2. Video of A Pup Named Scooby-Doo (1988) – Intro (Opening) ” A Pup Named Scooby-Doo”/ABC/Cartoon Intros/Youtube 39.
  3. Sixteen original series bear the Scooby-Doo name, the most of any U.S.
  4. Television series ever.
  5. The newest series “Scooby-Doo and Guess Who?” premiered on the Boomerang Channel on June 27, 2019.40.

Scooby-Doo has been adapted into five feature-length films since Scooby’s 1969 debut, beginning with the theatrical live-action and computer-animated movies and The Cartoon Network also aired the made-for-TV films and, The spin-off film was released on DVD in 2018.41.

  1. Matthew Lillard, who played Shaggy in the first two live-action Scooby-Doo movies, took over as the voice of Shaggy in the cartoon series after longtime Shaggy voice actor Casey Kasem retired in 2009.42.
  2. Jamaican reggae artist Shaggy, born Orville Richard Burrell, took his stage name from Scooby-Doo’s Shaggy character.

Shaggy, known for hits such as “It Wasn’t Me,” and “Boombastic,” even remade the original Scooby-Doo theme song for the 2002 live action “Scooby-Doo” movie. The song was titled “,” 43. The members of the rock band Kiss performed a Halloween concert for the Scooby-Doo gang and helped them solve a mystery in the 2015 direct-to-DVD feature The action began when Mystery Inc.

  1. Traveled to the amusement park Kiss World so that Daphne could meet her Kiss crush Starchild, portrayed by guitarist and vocalist Paul Stanley.
  2. Video of Scooby-Doo! and Kiss: Rock and Roll Mystery – I Was Made For Lovin’ You “Scooby-Doo! and Kiss: Rock ‘n Roll Mystery”/Warner Bros./YouTube 44.
  3. Scooby-Doo and World Wrestling Entertainment have teamed up for two videos.

WarnerMedia produced two direct-to-video films in conjunction with WWE Studios: “Scooby-Doo! WrestleMania Mystery” (2014) and “Scooby-Doo! and WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon” (2016).45. The group of characters in television’s “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” (WB and UPN, 1997-2003) who battle the supernatural forces of evil identified themselves as the “Scooby Gang” or the “Scoobies.” “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” starred Sarah Michelle Gellar, who also played Daphne in the 2002 live-action “Scooby Doo” movie.

  • Video of Scooby Doo 1 & 2 Collection: Scooby Snacks “Scooby-Doo!” (2002)/Warner Bros/You Tube 46.
  • The Scooby-Doo gang took a decidedly dark turn in the DC Comics adventure “Scooby Apocalypse.” The limited-series comic reimagines the mystery-solving do-gooders in a postapocalyptic world stricken by a virus that causes mutant creatures to negatively react to their fears.

Scrappy-Doo is portrayed as a villain bent on killing his uncle Scooby-Doo with the help of his Scrappy Gang. Unlike the kid-friendly themes on which the original Scooby-Doo cartoon was founded, the storyline for “Scooby Apocalypse” earned the comic a teen-plus rating.

Scooby Apocalypse” cover/Wikimedia 47. Scooby-Doo was voted the after Bugs Bunny on Ranker.com. Animal Planet ranked Scooby-Doo No.13 in, “Scooby-Doo! Case File 1: The Glowing Bug Man”/Warner Bros/YouTube 48. “TV Guide Magazine” ranked Scooby Doo No.5 on its list of the 49. A new Scooby-Doo movie is in development.

Titled “Scoob,” the movie is described as an “origin story” that will recount how Scooby and the gang first met. It will be the first animated Scooby-Doo movie to be released theatrically. “Scoob” is due out in 2020.50. Scooby-Doo is touring like a rock star for his 50th anniversary.

A new production titled “Scooby-Doo and the Lost City of Gold” will combine innovative technology with music, puppetry, dance and video to share the story in large-scale theaters across the world, according to, The show is expected to launch in March 2020 and visit more than 30 countries over the next five years.

Top photo courtesy: Flickr July 26, 2019 Earlier this summer, the sixth-largest city in India, Chennai, ran out of water. The cause wasn’t just a weak monsoon. Overextraction of groundwater, unmaintained reservoirs, runaway urban growth and leaking pipelines all played a role.

Chennai’s four reservoirs are puddles of cracked mud. Some parts of the city have not had piped water for five months. An Indian government think tank predicts Day Zero for 21 Indian cities next year. Water crises are now global. Cape Town, South Africa, narrowly escaped Day Zero last year, but it’s still at risk, as are Sao Paulo and Mexico City.

Iraq, Morocco and Spain also face water shortages. Two years ago, eight Arizona State University students spent a month living in a Mojave Desert ghost town in the dead of summer, living on 4 gallons of water per person per day and no air conditioning.

A hybrid art-science experiment, it started off as a water exercise and turned into a lesson on collaboration no one expected. The idea was co-directed by two ASU faculty members:, director of the Center for Behavior, Institutions and the Environment and a professor in the School of Sustainability, and, a professor of intermedia in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts.

They created a near-future fictional scenario and dubbed the experiment, Recent news has transformed Drylab2023 into more of a training scenario than an experiment. ASU Now talked to Jenik about the crises, the eerily prescient experiment and the nexus between the two.

Editor’s note: Answers have been edited for length and clarity. Question: The sixth-largest city in India is out of water, and 21 other Indian cities are facing Day Zeros next year. What are your predictions on the outcomes: mass migration on a scale that makes the Syrian diaspora look like a casual commute? Life with a daily water supply similar to Drylab2023? Any predictions about impacts to industry and urban life? Answer: What we are seeing in Chennai right now is a devastating illustration of human-driven climate disruption.

A short and sparse monsoon season has not replenished water storage, reservoirs and aquifers that people depend on for water consumption and agriculture; the large and developing population has been drilling wells deeper and deeper, rapidly draining groundwater reserves.

Their freshwater ecosystem of marshes, streams and estuaries has been covered with landfill and built upon, further impacting weather systems and the resilience of the natural systems. The more well-to-do (and their neighbors and friends) are able to continue on, for the moment, without many disruptions due to private wells, but the poor and aspirational find their lives organized around the sound of the water truck and reconfigured economically, socially and aesthetically in relation to the scarcity of this precious resource.

Sadly, these disruptions are not hard to predict. They are a regular part of the forecasting and planning of large businesses and national, regional and local governments, including our own country’s military forecasting. But the effects are not in a distant imagined future.

Many don’t realize that the current humanitarian crisis on our southern national border is caused in part by climate migration, revealing the complex impacts of our historic overconsumption of natural resources. It is hard for me to picture a near future where access to clean, fresh water continues in as plentiful a way as it is in most of our country at this moment.

Between aging city water infrastructure threatening water quality, increased privatization of water sources, groundwater contamination as a result of fracking and other extractive technologies and the increase in climate extremes including drought and desertification of land that affects agriculture, the current thoughtless use of water in our culture will not be sustained for long.

  1. One vision does turn in the direction of an apocalyptic scenario where water scarcity produces increased conflict and increases the desperation caused by the gap between the rich and poor — with the rich retaining access to this precious resource and the poor dying of thirst and disease.
  2. Pretty grim.

Another vision, which Drylab2023 shows is just as plausible, is that people will join together as a community to honor and steward this precious resource. Dr. Elinor Ostrom, ASU faculty and Nobel Prize winner, through her observations of cultures around the world, showed that the management of a commons is doable and not at all unusual.

  • She and her research partners even outlined some design principles that made it more likely to occur and be sustained successfully over time.
  • We can learn from our indigenous colleagues and their communities, who treat water as medicine and understand it as the sacred life force that it is, that there are other ways to live in relation to our water.

We can be proactive in overhauling our building and industrial codes so that they incorporate greywater and composting systems, and we can rethink our diets by moving away from animal protein. As you can see, the rethinking of water necessitates a rethinking of all of our living systems, so this will take immense political and social will.

I am hopeful that these initial Day Zero events — like the one last year that forged significant changes in water use and management in Cape Town, South Africa — are not just seen as far-off problems befalling impoverished nations, but are understood as warning signs for us to not continue in a “business as usual” fashion.

Q: At the end of Drylab2023, participants hoarded sizeable amounts of “personal” water they’d saved up. No one squandered it on things like showers, but there wasn’t a lot of sharing either. Do you think this is predictive of how a similar situation will shake out socially in reality? A: I was personally shocked and surprised at what ended up happening in Drylab in relation to this “hoarding” issue.

When we first designed the project, each person was to be granted 2 gallons of water for personal use (so as to not dehydrate) and 2 gallons for the common pool to be negotiated with others. Upon arriving on site, with the co-directors no longer involved in decision-making but solely serving as chaperones and observers of the process, a subset of the group started to lobby for a 3:1 distribution — 3 gallons personal, 1 gallon common pool.

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The rest of the group went along, even as they recognized and commented upon the degree of distrust they had taken on from growing up in such an individualistic culture. This decision was especially poignant, as several of the students from nonwhite backgrounds understood that they had a different experience of community — that their needs had been met within community settings and as a result, they had a greater sense of trust.

  1. Most disappointing was that even though the data showed that they had plenty of water to share after week three and they could easily change to a 2:2 distribution, many participants still argued against changing.
  2. I believe that if the experiment had gone on longer than 30 days that the data would have won the day, but what happened certainly underlined the critical importance of trust and community-building for the success of these changes long term.

Trust takes time and is more difficult as we scale to a larger population, and so we can see that if we are in a crisis and rushing changes through, and if they are enacted across a large scale of population, they are less likely to be embraced. Q: According to research, nearly half of the human population is living with water scarcity, inhabiting places unable to fully meet their drinking, cooking and sanitation needs.

  1. What are your thoughts on that? A: As informed as we believe we are, many of us live in an illusory bubble of constant access — and growing in amount and speed — to natural resources and consumer goods.
  2. Even if we are aware of the impacts of water scarcity throughout the world, we don’t understand ourselves and our overconsumption as the cause or connected.

One of the more profound lessons of Drylab2023 was a deeper understanding for each participant and the directors of the ways in which we are implicated personally and culturally in what is happening. Few cultures waste as much water as we do The average daily water usage in Tempe is 80-100 gallons per day.

It is this waste and overconsumptive lifestyle that is now glorified and “the dream” of many other peoples and cultures — no wonder people continue to put themselves in danger to migrate! It is our responsibility to join with other privileged cultures around the world to address the possibility of another way of living — to honor and value and support, rather than degrade and deign to “improve,” the water conservation and land stewardship that indigenous and poor cultures have developed over millennia.

Can we be humble and learn these lessons even as we develop technological innovations? Another lesson learned was that fostering community while bringing beauty and mindfulness to the process of daily living can actually elevate what at first seems like a life of hardship and depravation.

Again, ancient cultures already know this! Q: Do you plan to resurrect Drylab2023? A: I would very much like to continue offering this as an immersive/experiential learning module and am putting effort in the next few years into developing an ongoing offering, either within ASU or with another external partner.

On-campus ASU presentations have shown a significant interest among students for participating in future offerings. Ideally, our ASU community could face the existential challenge presented us, and take on further responsibility as a “sustainable campus” to encourage the radical rethinking of our use patterns.

In some cases, as with Drylab2023, it could forge a new lifelong relationship to water; for all it would increase empathy and understanding of the real hardships and obstacles of people living without clean fresh water. Top photo: A woman in Pushkar, India, draws water from the well to take to her tent in the desert.

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What kind of dog is scrappy?

What Kind of Dog Is Scrappy Doo? – via GIPHY Scrappy Doo is a Great Dane puppy. Scrappy Cornelius Doo joined the mystery-solving team in 1979 as Scooby Doo’s fearless nephew. Opposite his uncle, Scappy was ready to take on any monster with catchphrases like “Lemme at ’em!” and “Puppy Power!” despite his small size.

Who is Scooby-Doo’s girlfriend?

This article is about Scooby-Doo ‘s girlfriend from the TV series, Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated, For the Nova from the Scooby-Doo! Team-Up comic story Truth, Justice, and Scooby Snacks, see Nova (Truth, Justice, and Scooby Snacks), Nova was the pet dog of Brad Chiles and Judy Reeves,

Is Scooby Daphne’s dog?

Dynamic – Having known each other from childhood, Daphne and Scooby have a very special bond. Daphne loves Scooby as if he was her dog. She can be very annoyed by his cowardice on the outside, but on the inside she is very emotional towards him. She loves him how he is, a large and lovable Great Dane.

  1. Scooby barely licks Daphne as a sign of affection, but he also loves her and shares that sweet bond that Daphne has for him, and similar to Velma, Shaggy and Fred, he’d do anything to protect her.
  2. Out of all the members of the gang, she is always the one carrying the Scooby Snacks and loves offering them to him, with Scooby responding panting happily in front of her.

Daphne can get really scared or worried about him if he is gone or going to do something dangerous. She would then would scream Scooby’s name in horror by saying, “Scooby Doo where are you!?” or tell him to be careful. She can also feel very bad when he’s sad or scared and she responds by hugging and petting him lovingly, an affection Scooby loves and appreciates.

Are Shaggy and Daphne related?

Daphne is his godmother and Scooby is his godfather. He is named after Fred Jones. Gaggy likes to play practical jokes. He is the owner of Whoopsy-Doo, Scooby’s cousin.

Who is Scooby-Doo’s dad?

This needs a stretch. (Feel free to remove when satisfied of completion.) Needed : * History is missing details

This article is about the original incarnation​. For the LEGO incarnation, see Dada-Doo (LEGO), Dada-Doo is the husband of Mumsy-Doo, and the father of Scooby-Doo, He was called Daddy-Doo when Scooby was a puppy,

Is Scooby-Doo A Weimaraner?

Scooby-Doo is Inspired By The Great Dane – When you type “What Kind of Dog is Scooby-Doo?” on Google, the search engine presents the Great Dane as the famous dog’s breed. Upon looking closely, you may see the resemblance between Scooby and the large dog breed. What Dog Is Scooby Doo Image from Adobe Stock Despite the endless debates, we already know the answer to “What Kind of Dog is Scooby-Doo?” According to the canine’s original animator, Iwao Takamoto, he created Scooby with a Great Dane in mind. In truth, he consulted a fellow staff member who breeds Great Dane dogs.

What dog breed is Bluey?

Bluey, the anthropomorphic titular character of (alleged) children’s show Bluey, is an Australian cattle dog, She’s part of an entire family of cattle dogs—hence the last name of Heeler—and the hit Australian show portrays the breed accurately: energetic, curious, and quite intelligent.

  1. If you need any confirmation, ask one of the millions of children or parents across the globe who’ve watched Bluey since its 2018 release.
  2. Bluey and her sister Bingo play almost nonstop ; can be a little stubborn ; and are plenty tough (and a little stubby ).
  3. It’s no accident they represent the breed’s real-life temperament.

“They’re sort of the dog of Australia,” executive producer Daley Pearson said last year, “They’re inexhaustible. They’re very smart, loyal, loving.” (Bluey is also the name of a real-life heeler who previously held the world record for the oldest living dog at 29 years, 5 months.) In fact, I’m guessing there are a few heeler owners out there who relate most to Bandit and Chilli, Bluey’s parents who deeply love their daughters while often struggling to match their energy levels.

Is Scooby a German shepherd?

What Type of Dog Is Scooby Doo? – Scooby Doo, the mystery-solving canine from the television show of the same name, is a Great Dane ! Great Danes are known for being sweet, loveable giants. Great Danes are also said to be spirited and courageous, making scaredy-cat Scooby a bit of an outlier.

Is Scooby a dog in Velma?

Scooby the dog is missing from Velma. Don’t worry, though, he was never that important to the plot of the original show.

Is Scooby a hound dog?

What dog breed is scooby doo? Scooby Doo, the popular cartoon character, is portrayed as a Great Dane, a breed known for its large size and friendly nature. Great Danes are gentle giants, known for their calm temperament and affectionate personalities, making them great family pets.

Scooby Doo – Great Dane: So, what dog breed is scooby doo? Scooby Doo is one of the most iconic cartoon dogs of all time and is known for his large size and goofy personality. He is portrayed as a Great Dane, a breed known for its friendly and affectionate nature. Pluto – Bloodhound: Pluto is a classic Disney character and is portrayed as a Bloodhound, a breed known for its excellent sense of smell and tracking abilities. Snoopy – Beagle: Snoopy is a beloved character from the Peanuts comic strip and is portrayed as a Beagle, a breed known for its friendly nature and sense of humor. Odie – Mixed breed : Odie is a character from the Garfield comic strip and is portrayed as a mixed breed dog with floppy ears and a goofy personality. Lady – Cocker Spaniel : Lady is the main character in Disney’s Lady and the Tramp and is portrayed as a Cocker Spaniel, a breed known for its gentle and affectionate nature. Santa’s Little Helper – Greyhound : Santa’s Little Helper is a character from The Simpsons and is portrayed as a Greyhound, a breed known for its speed and agility. Gromit – Beagle: Gromit is a character from the Wallace and Gromit animated series and is portrayed as a Beagle, a breed known for its loyalty and intelligence.

These are just a few examples of the many cartoon character dog breeds that have become beloved icons of popular culture. History behind Scooby Doo Dog Looking for more details about what dog breed is scooby doo? Scooby Doo, the lovable cartoon character, was created by Hanna-Barbera Productions in 1969.

The character was designed to be a Great Dane, a breed known for its large size and friendly nature. The show, titled “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!”, was an instant hit and has since become a pop culture icon. The character of Scooby Doo was originally voiced by Don Messick, who gave the character its distinctive voice and personality.

Scooby Doo is known for his clumsy and cowardly behavior, often hiding behind his human companions when faced with danger. Despite this, he is also shown to be brave and loyal when it counts. In the show, Scooby Doo and his human companions, Fred, Daphne, Velma, and Shaggy, travel around in their van called the Mystery Machine, solving mysteries and unmasking villains who try to scare people away from various places.

  • The show has a lighthearted tone, and each episode features a unique and mysterious plot that keeps viewers entertained.
  • Over the years, the character of Scooby Doo has become a cultural icon, appearing in various TV shows, movies, and merchandise.
  • He has been parodied and referenced in numerous other works of fiction, cementing his place in pop culture history.

Kids and Scooby Doo Dog Kids and Scooby Doo are a natural fit, as the lovable cartoon character has been entertaining children for over 50 years. Scooby Doo’s silly antics, bravery, and loyalty have made him a favorite among kids of all ages. Children are drawn to the character’s comedic and adventurous nature, as well as his friendship with his human companions.

Scooby Doo’s popularity has led to numerous spin-off TV series, movies, and video games, all aimed at entertaining kids. The character’s enduring appeal has made him a beloved icon among children around the world, and his adventures continue to captivate new generations of fans. In addition to the entertainment value, the Scooby Doo franchise has also been praised for its positive messages and themes.

The show emphasizes the importance of teamwork, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills, all valuable lessons for children to learn. Overall, Scooby Doo’s long-standing popularity among kids is a testament to the character’s enduring appeal and positive impact on generations of viewers.

  • Pet owners and cartoon dogs Many pet owners are drawn to cartoon dogs and their lovable personalities.
  • Cartoon dogs often represent the ideal of what many people look for in a furry companion: loyalty, bravery, humor, and affection.
  • What dog breed is scooby doo? Characters like Scooby Doo, Snoopy, and Pluto have been beloved for generations, and their endearing qualities have made them popular with pet owners of all ages.

Fans of these characters often feel a connection to them and may be drawn to owning a dog breed similar to their favorite cartoon canine. In addition to their entertainment value, cartoon dogs can also serve as role models for pet owners, showcasing positive traits such as bravery, loyalty, and kindness.

Many cartoon shows and movies also emphasize the importance of responsible pet ownership, including proper care and training, which can inspire pet owners to be more attentive to their own furry friends. Overall, the appeal of cartoon dogs to pet owners is a testament to the enduring popularity of these iconic characters and their positive impact on popular culture.

Caring of Scooby Doo Dogs Scooby Doo is a fictional cartoon character, and while he is portrayed as a Great Dane, real-life Great Danes have specific care needs that differ from what is seen in the show. If you are considering getting a Great Dane or any other breed of dog, it’s important to research their specific needs to ensure that you can provide proper care.

Feeding : Large dog breeds like Great Danes require a specific diet that is formulated for their size and energy needs. They may need a higher caloric intake to maintain their weight and energy levels. Exercise : Large dog breeds need plenty of exercise to keep them healthy and happy. Daily walks, runs, or other forms of exercise can help prevent obesity and promote good overall health. Grooming : Great Danes have short, dense coats that require minimal grooming. However, they do shed moderately and may need regular brushing to help manage shedding. Health : Large dog breeds like Great Danes may be prone to certain health issues such as hip dysplasia, bloat, and heart problems. Regular veterinary care, including checkups and preventative care, can help ensure that your dog stays healthy. Training : Great Danes are intelligent dogs and respond well to positive reinforcement training. They can be sensitive, so it’s important to use gentle training methods and avoid harsh punishments.

Remember that every dog is unique, and their specific care needs may vary depending on their individual personality, health, and lifestyle. If you are considering getting a Great Dane or any other breed of dog, it’s important to do your research and consult with a veterinarian or experienced dog trainer to ensure that you can provide the best possible care for your furry friend.

  1. Providing a safe environment is crucial for your dog’s well-being.
  2. This includes secure fencing, appropriate containment when necessary, and avoiding potential hazards such as toxic foods or dangerous objects.
  3. Remember that every dog is unique, and their specific care needs may vary depending on their breed, age, health, and personality.

If you have any concerns about your dog’s health or behavior, consult with a veterinarian or experienced dog trainer for advice. : What dog breed is scooby doo?

What breed is a Shaggy?

What kind of dog is the shaggy dog? – The shaggy dog includes a variety of dogs. Some of these dogs include the Polish Lowland Sheepdog, Old English Sheepdog, Bearded Collie, Briard, Berger Picard, Pyrenean Shepherd, Otterhound, and Spanish Water Dog. Each one of these dogs is active and social.