The show premiered in 1986 and depicted the lives of seven animals living in a zoo. Every character had their own quirks and special talents, which made it fun to watch and relatable for little kiddies.
Mayor Ben was played by Tony Award winner Ben Vereen
This beautiful melody was the theme song
It taught us about treating people equally
The cast was welcoming
There was a character named Van Go Lion who was an expert painter
They liked to dance
Bill Der Beaver..he was a BUILDER.. get it?
Bravo Fox.. the resident jerk
If you didn't watch as a child, go watch it now. It will take on new meaning and will be more amusing than you'd expect.