The series premiered in
1960. Stopped in 1962 after 9 issues.
The starring characters in this madcap funny animal
series are the friends Ruff, a brainy and smart cat, and Reddy,
a dumb and stupid dog. The series has a gallery of sidekicks;
examples are the kind Professor Gizmo, the evil-doers Killer and
Diller, the terrible Texas twins, and the chicken-hearted
The series is based on a cartoon TV series called
The Ruff & Reddy Show that ran from 1957 to
1964 (103 episodes).