The Thirsty Monsters is a comic story written by Casty and drawn by Lorenzo Pastrovicchio. It features Mickey Mouse, Goofy, Chief O'Hara, Detective Casey, and, in their debuts, Bob the Farmer, Petronilla the Irrigonia and Professor Van Herb.
A mysterious series of occurrence in Mouseton has Chief O'Hara and the entire police department puzzled: pond after lake after pool is sucked dry without any earthly explanation! Mickey Mouse is pulled away from a relaxing day in the country with his chamomile-farmer pal Bob to investigate, joined of course by Goofy.
- Professor Van Herb, of the Center of Experimental Biofloridology, created the Irrigonia to help with droughts.
Behind the scenesEdit
This story was first printed in August of 2003 in Topolino #2488. It was printed in English in 2019 in Walt DIsney's Comics and Stories #748, with translation by Erin Brady.