TV Option for Online Comic Starring a Robot Dog

By: E&P Staff The comic "Bleeker: The Rechargeable Dog" has been optioned for TV by Toronto's Radical Sheep Productions, which plans an animated series aimed at children 6-12.

Jonathan Mahood's online humor strip is about a hapless, loveable robotic toy canine and his 10-year-old owner Skip. Bleeker can fetch -- but also fax, download e-mail, take a GPS reading, and do other un-dog-like things.

The strip started on last July and moved to this February. Both sites are affiliated with Universal Press Syndicate. allows aspiring cartoonists (or established cartoonists with new ideas) to post their work. To appear on, strips have to be syndicated or otherwise selected.


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