> Here goes: those of
>us who grew up in the 60's remember a cartoon featuring a dog
>who would go nuts when he was given some kind of dog treat
>(a bone? a dog biscuit?). He would hug himself and make yummy
>sounds (to quote Gene Wilder in Young Frankenstein), and
>then float up into the air and back down. Any suggestions
>on the name of the dog or what this is from?
>Some people seem to remember it being from a cartoon show,
>while others think it was from a commercial; so far, the only
>name anyone has suggested is Scooby-Doo, and I KNOW it
Are you sure it wasn't Scooby-Doo? He did get very worked up
over Scooby snacks. In fact, I think Shaggy used to promise him some
when a little extra oomph was required to get out of a jam...like
Popeye downed spinach...