Meet Barry
What They're Saying
Barry's Awards
Barry Talks Back: An Interview
Home Page Books Music Programs Barry's TV Show More Goodies Order Stuff Contact

Back to Barry's Lyric Link List


I've Got a Dog and My Dog's Name is Cat

by Barry Louis Polisar

I've got a dog and my dog's name is Cat,
Bet you never heard a thing as crazy as that.
But not only that, I've got a cat
And my cat's name is Dog, like my dog's name is Cat.

I bet you think that's pretty absurd--
but wait 'til you hear about my fish, Bird.
And listen to me and you'll hear this:
I've got a bird and I call him Fish.

With my bird and my fish, my dog and my cat,
People all stare when I tip my hat;
It's strange as can be when we walk in the park,
But it's stranger still when the cat starts to bark.

Copyright by Barry Louis Polisar



Press arrow to hear Barry read the song lyrics



Press arrow to hear Barry sing this song