The dog that played Comet on “Full House” is the same dog that played Air Bud
“After Full House, Buddy (who played Comet) went on to play Buddy in Air Bud (1997) and Air Bud: Golden Receiver (1998). We hate to be the messenger, but Buddy died at the age of 9 from lung cancer. We’ll never forget you, Buddy!
Buddy played Comet the dog in 6 seasons (1989-95) of the television sitcom Full House, which began airing in 1987.Buddy was also well known for his stardom in
the Air Bud series for the role of Buddy, a dog abandoned by his previous owner. In the movie, he moved in with a boy named Josh who was depressed due to the death of his father. The movie was released in 1997. And he was on the Kids’ Choice Awards in 1998, where he was nominated for a Blimp Award for the movie. Air Bud: Golden Receiver was made in his memory.
In 1997 Buddy had his right hind leg amputated due to synovial cell sarcoma, a type of cancer that manifests near the joints. Buddy died in his sleep due to complications from cancer on February 10, 1998 at his owner’s San Diego home.”