Pet and servant
Base of operations:
Bedrock, North America
On a vacation in the mountains, where Fred and Barney were supposed to be hunters, the snorkasaurus one of the things they were supposed to hunt. They did chase the dinosaur, but instead of catching the snorkasaurus for food, Wilma decided to take the dinosaur home as a pet .
Hanna & Barbera Cartoons
Western Publishing Company
Cartoons: The Flintstone Flyer (September 30, 1960)
Comics: Dell Giant #48 (1961)
Country of origin:
Dino first appeared in the intro to the first episode of The Flintstones
, so officially that was the first appearance of Dino. It was however not until episode 18, The Snorkasaurus Hunter
from 1961, that the viewers met Dino (voice by Daws Butler) when Fred and Barney tried to catch him for food.
Dino had his own series from Carlton running 20 issues from 1973-75.