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Yvette Nicole Brown on voicing a cartoon Boxer named Cookie, the return of 'Community,' and 'puppy love'

Yvette Nicole Brown has a thing for sassy, spirited characters. She plays feisty sandwich shop owner Shirley Bennett on NBC’s Community and also voices an enterprising boxer named Cookie on the Hub Network’s animated series Pound Puppies.

About a motley crew of animal shelter dogs scheming to find homes for solitary pups, Pound Puppies is now in its third season and boasts a roster of other TV stars – like Eric McCormack (Will and Grace)
who voices dog Lucky, Michael Rapaport (Prison Break), who voices chihuahua Squirt, and Betty White (Hot in Cleveland) as the head dog catcher’s mother, Agatha McLeish.  To celebrate the Hub Network’s “Dog Days of Summer,” the channel will air a Pound Puppies marathon this Saturday, August 17 starting at 6 a.m. ET and ending at noon ET with two new Pound episodes.

'Pound Puppies': See Eric McCormack and costars singing behind the scenes -- EXCLUSIVE

What do Will and Grace‘s Eric McCormack, Community‘s Yvette Nicole Brown, and America’s sweetheart Betty White have in common? They all provide voices on The Hub’s Pound Puppies, a sunny animated series about a group of perky shelter dogs.

This Saturday, the show is airing a special musical holiday episode that sees McCormack’s Lucky and his pals working together to find homes for thousands of displaced pups. The task isn’t easy, but with positivity and a few catchy tunes, something tells us these dogs are going to have their day. Catch the episode this Saturday at 9 a.m. ET — and whet your appetite by checking out this exclusive video, which features McCormack and his costars singing their hearts out in a recording booth. ‘Tis the season for expressive hand gestures:


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