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What Breed of Dog Is Sparky from Frankenweenie? Disney FAQ

What breed of dog is Sparky from Frankenweenie?

Sparky is a bull terrier. In Tim Burton’s 1984 live-action short film, he is played by a real bull terrier.

Sparky is an animated bull terrier in Tim Burton’s 2012 feature-length film. Other animals to appear in the film include a cat called Mr Whiskers and a hamster called Colossus.

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