Frankie is a small, yellow canary who appeared in the 1947 animated short, Figaro and Frankie. He was the bane of Figaro's existence.
Role in the short
Figaro is hungry for Frankie, but the cat must first cross a barrier; Minnie Mouse, the canary's owner. Frankie is also met with Butch the Bulldog, who would also like to eat him.
Frankie with Butch the Bulldog