Animal is the wild and crazy Muppet from the world
of Jim Henson. He can be seen in the films 'The Muppets,' 'The
Muppet Movie,' 'The Muppet Christmas Carol,' 'The Muppets Wizard of
Oz,' 'The Great Muppet Caper,' 'Muppet Treasure Island,' and the new
'Muppets Most Wanted.' In television shows he can be seen in
'Muppets Tonight,' 'The Muppet Show,' 'Muppet Babies,' and 'The Jim
Henson Hour.' He can be seen in the Disney INFINITY video game. In
other merchandise he can be found in books, pins, vinylmations,
clothing, Disney art, and toys.
He lives on the road with the rest of Dr. Teeth
and the Electric Mayhem. He has many friends he can count on in the
time of need such as Lips, Floyd Pepper, Kermit, Fozzie, Zoot, Rowlf,
Miss Piggy, Janice, Beaker, Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, Pepe, Sam the
Eagle, Sweetums, Walter, Scooter, and the rest of the good Muppets.
His enemies include The Moopets, Tex Richman, Dominic Badguy,
Constantine, and the rest of the evil Muppets.
Animal has worn a number of different outfits over
the years but his most common is brown ripped pants, a white rope
belt, a red and yellow shirt, with chains around his neck. He has
fluffy red fur, a large mouth, bushy eyebrows, and he has a large
round nose. He is extremely crazy, easily distracted, and he has a
very short temper.
He was created by Dave Goelz and Jim Henson. He
has been voiced by a few people over the years such as Dave Coulier
and Howie Mandel.
Animal can be found in various reference form at
Walt Disney World resort, at the Stage One Company store in Disney
Hollywood Studios. He can also be found on Disney cruise ships in
the interactive game Midship Detective Agency.