Gumby is an American clay animation television series, which was developed by Art Clokey. In the United States, the first episode of the series originally aired on Howdy Doody in 1956; the series was revived multiple times, with the last episode airing on August 20, 1988. The first season was broadcast on NBC, while the following seasons were revived for syndication.
Gumby follows the titular green, clay animated teenager and his adventures across many environments and times in history. The series also deals with the people in Gumby's life: his parents Gumbo and Gumba; his sister Minga, who made her debut in season three; his sidekick Pokey, an orange pony; his yellow dinosaur and blue flying mermaid friends Prickle and Goo, respectively, who made their debut in season two; and his mastodon friend Denali, who made his debut in season three.