Smoky's family in Fake It 'Til You Make It; from left to right: Smoky, Smoky Jr., Softpad
|Sex||Male (Smoky and Smoky Jr.) |
|Eyes|| Black (Smoky and Softpad)|
Moderate cerulean (Smoky Jr.)
|Fur||Dark amberish, dark tangeloish, and light yellowish gray|
|Relatives||Softpad's unnamed mother|
A family of raccoons consisting of at least patriarch Smoky, matriarch Softpad, and child Smoky Jr. appears in the series and the My Little Pony Equestria Girls franchise. They first appear in the season six episode The Saddle Row Review.
DevelopmentSmoky and Smoky Jr. are named similarly to G1 dragon Smokey.
Depiction in the seriesSmoky, Softpad, and Smoky Jr. first appear in the season six episode The Saddle Row Review as raccoons occupying the Manehattan building where Rarity plans to open her third boutique, Rarity For You. Rarity initially wants to get rid of the raccoons, and Fluttershy tries to get them to vacate, but they refuse. Later, Fluttershy asks them to work during the boutique's opening night celebration as cocktail waiters. In Every Little Thing She Does, Smoky and Softpad appear among the animals that Starlight Glimmer agreed to help with Fluttershy as part of her friendship lessons.
In season seven, Smoky, Softpad, and Smoky Jr. make various appearances in Fluttershy Leans In, causing chaos around Dr. Fauna's veterinary clinic and destroying the original version of Sweet Feather Sanctuary. They later appear frolicking at the finalized version of the sanctuary.In season eight, Smoky, Softpad, and Smoky Jr. appear in Fake It 'Til You Make It still residing at Rarity For You. They help Fluttershy run the boutique during the absence of Rarity's hired salesponies, but when Fluttershy adopts a series of personas to deal with the boutique's customers, she derogatorily calls them "rodents", to the surprise of them and the rest of Fluttershy's friends. After Fluttershy drops her character personalities, she apologizes to the raccoons, and they make amends. In Yakity-Sax, Smoky and Smoky Jr. appear sleeping in Fluttershy's animal nursery before Pinkie Pie's terrible yovidaphone playing wakes them up.
In She Talks to Angel, Smoky and his family appear in the sanctuary throughout the episode, including the Predator/Prey Support Group on the predator's side.
Depiction in Equestria GirlsGet the Show on the Road, Twilight Sparkle discovers Smoky, Softpad, and Smoky Jr. living inside the broken-down bus that the Rainbooms fix up to use as their tour bus. They attack Twilight at first, but they later help fix up the bus.
In the Fluttershy ending of the Choose Your Own Ending short Stressed in Show, Smoky, Softpad, Smoky Jr., and a fourth raccoon with an appearance similar to Smoky Jr. appear in response to Fluttershy's animal summons.
In the Defenders of Equestria expansion set of Enterplay's collectible card game, Smoky, Softpad, and Smoky Jr. are featured on card #85 U, "Rarity & Fluttershy, Critter Recruiters".
- Safety Mascot with a similar name to Smoky and Smoky Jr.: Smokey Air.
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