RE: Name of dog

Lucy Lockley (
Tue, 14 Dec 1999 13:56:16 -0800 (PST)


Thank you! You also confirmed a suspicion of mine that the "Petticoat
Junction" dog was the original 'Benji' but I could not find anything to
prove it.

Is the Movie Dog web site address: ? Thanks again.

At 01:34 PM 12/14/99 -0800, you wrote:
>* This is not exactly a video question but I just got it while
>* catching up on
>* my e-mail so here goes. Does anyone know the name of the dog on the old
>* 1960's TV show "Petticoat Junction"? Have found out just about everything
>* else about the show but not the name of the dog.
>The dog's character name was Mr. Higgins, but his real name was just
>Higgins. Later on he changed his name to Benji.
>I found this on the "Movie Dog" web site. :P
>Adrienne Howard
>Multimedia Library
>Portland Public Schools

Lucy M. Lockley, Reference Librarian
McClay Branch Library
St. Charles City-County Library District
St. Charles, MO
636/441.6454 FAX: 636/441.5898
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