After getting a free preview in the fan-favorite New Teen Titans in the early 1980's, Captain Carrot and His Amazing Zoo Crew get their own series, lasting 20 issues.
Familiar older characters such as Peter Porkchops take center stage as one of the radiation changed super heroes, Pig Iron. Other team members at beginning include Yankee Poodle, Alley-Kat Abra, Rubber Duck and Fastback. Little Cheese joins team a year into the series in issue #12.
Creators included Roy Thomas handling the script and Scott Shaw! with the pencils.