Woodstock

  • First appearance: April 4, 1967
  • The fluttering, sometimes sputtering, little yellow bird is Snoopy’s sidekick, whether it’s as faithful mechanic to the World War I Flying Ace, stalwart secretary to the Head Beagle, or root beer drinking buddy. Chirping in a language only Snoopy understands, Woodstock and his feathered friends are never far from Snoopy’s doghouse.

  • Did you know: Woodstock was first seen in the strip in 1967 but was named in 1970 after the summer music festival.
Woodstock
First appearance: May 24th, 1995 The Vulture and Woodstock are in a tree. Woodstock asks a question. Snoopy thinks, "Sure, I don't care what you do . ." Woodstock walks. Woodstock carries a chair over his head. Woodstock sits in the tree on the chair. The Vulture thinks, "But a real vulture never sits in a chair . ." Latest appearance: June 30th, 2016 / First appearance: July 4th, 1968 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Woodstock walks by and carries a sign with a dollar sign. Snoopy continues to sit on the doghouse. Woodstock walks by and carries a sign with a cent sign. Snoopy thinks, "The economy candidate!" Latest appearance: August 12th, 2002 / First appearance: August 14th, 1972 The Fierce Pirate stands on the doghouse. He holds a sword and wears a bandana. He thinks, "Yo ho ho and a bottle of rum!" The Fierce Pirate thinks, "Here's The Fierce Pirate standing on the deck of his ship . . ." Woodstock flies toward The Fierce Pirate. The Fierce Pirate thinks, "His faithful parrot flies toward him to perch on his shoulder . . ." Woodstock stands on Sno First appearance: September 13th, 1972 Snoopy wears a helmet and punts a football. Woodstock runs after the football. The football hits Woodstock on the head and bounces. Snoopy watches and thinks, "If you don't play every day, you lose that fine edge . . ." Latest appearance: April 3rd, 2014 / First appearance: April 6th, 1967 Snoopy sits on the doghouse with his ears up. Woodstock flutters toward him. Woodstock flies past Snoopy. Woodstock flies in loops and upside down. Snoopy thinks, "I can't figure that guy out . . ." Snoopy continues, "He's either a lousy flyer or his blood sugar's down." Latest appearance: February 17th, 2017 / First appearance: February 20th, 1970 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Woodstock holds a stack of papers. Snoopy looks at a letter and thinks, "Here's the Head Beagle and his secretary hard at work . . Good grief! I never realized there'd be so much paper work!" Woodstock falls off the doghouse and papers scatter. Snoopy writes and thinks, "Sign this . . . Sign that . . . sign these . . . Sign those . . . I can't stan First appearance: December 26th, 1980 Schroeder plays the piano while Woodstock approaches. Music notes fill the staff. Woodstock stands on the piano. Schroeder continues to play. Woodstock sings. Schroeder plays the piano. The staff forms an "X" over Woodstock. Latest appearance: November 28th, 2004 / First appearance: November 29th, 1970 Snoopy and Woodstock sit on top of the doghouse. Snoopy looks up to watch the snow fall. "It's snowing too hard..you can't fly today.." Snoopy thinks. He sits behind Woodstock, perched on the edge of the doghouse. "You'll just have to turn back.." Snoopy thinks as he watches Woodstock fly off. He frowns: "Stupid bird!" A snowball heads towards Snoopy. He thinks, "Ha Latest appearance: October 7th, 2001 / First appearance: October 7th, 1973 Woodstock is in his nest "?" he thinks. SNAP! KLUNK! bonk! The branch snaps, the nest falls to the ground, and Woodstock tumbles out on his head. Woodstock sits, looking at hs overturned home. He sits on top of the doghouse, and speaks to Snoopy. Snoopy follows Woodstock. Woodstock speaks as they stand in front of Woodstock's wrecked home. "I find it First appearance: October 22nd, 1980 Beaglescout stands with Woodstock and friends at night. He thinks, "Each one of you will take a turn tonight at guard duty." Beaglescout unrolls his sleeping bag and thinks, "Bill, you have the first two hours." Beaglescout continues to think, "Find a place to stand where you could spot any intruders . . ." Bill sits on Snoopy's nose. First appearance: December 31st, 1992 Snoopy sits on his doghouse with Woodstock. There are many birds and everyone is wearing a party hat. Woodstock speaks. Snoopy thinks, "What do you mean, we're all out of hors d'oeuvres?!" Latest appearance: May 14th, 2000 / First appearance: May 12th, 1974 Woodstock stands in front of a wooden sign, which reads, "Mom" Woodstock walks along, carrying a flower. He stops in front of a tree, and looks up. "?" Woodstock is in his nest, looking at a note that sits there. Woodstock runs along, dragging the flower. Woodstock sits on Snoopy's doghouse, holding out the letter to Snoopy. Snoopy reads the note: "T Latest appearance: February 12th, 2017 / First appearance: February 15th, 1970 Snoopy watches as Woodstock hangs his neck over the edge of a branch. Woodstock stands on top of the small branch. He looks down at Snoopy. The branch bends. The branch bends lower, Woodstock is almost on the ground. SNAP! The branch breaks. Snoopy's ears fly up. Woodstock's feet stick out of the snow. Snoopy stares at Woodstock's feet. His feet are First appearance: January 4th, 1987 Woodstock, Snoopy, and Charlie Brown stand on the snow outside a house wearing caps and holding shovels. The latter rings the doorbell. Patty pokes her head out the door and Charlie Brown asks, "Shovel your walk?" She replies, "All three of you?" He points to the other two and responds, "I do the hard work..my assistant does the edges" She points in front of her an Latest appearance: January 30th, 2003 / First appearance: February 4th, 1971 Snoopy sits on the doghouse and thinks, "I hear wings flapping . ." Snoopy stands on the doghouse. Woodstock flies toward him. Snoopy smiles and thinks, "Woodstock!" Snoopy smiles and hugs Woodstock. Woodstock sits on the doghouse dazed. Snoopy sits next to him and thinks, "Anyone who returns from a long trip should be greeted with a beagle hug!" Latest appearance: June 29th, 2016 / First appearance: July 3rd, 1968 Snoopy sits in the grass. Woodstock walks by and carries a sign with two exclamation marks. Snoopy continues to sit. Snoopy walks away and thinks, "That's an interesting point of view . . ." First appearance: September 20th, 1979 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Woodstock flies toward him. Snoopy thinks, "Well, how did the trial turn out?" Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "The prosecuting attorney claimed that birds of a feather will gather together?" Snoopy continues to think, "But the defense attorney said that a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush . . ." Snoopy thinks, " First appearance: August 5th, 1995 The World Famous Attorney looks at Woodstock and thinks, "I lost my case! Can you believe it?" Woodstock follows the World Famous Attorney. Snoopy thinks, "Of course, my stupid client never should have been in Mr. McGregor's garden." The World Famous Attorney stops and faces Woodstock. Snoopy thinks, "On top of that, the judge hated me . . I've never been so depressed in my life First appearance: January 5th, 1986 Snoopy sits and watches as Woodstock flies by him in a hot air balloon. Woodstock chirps him a question. Snoopy stands up and starts blowing on the balloon, causing it to move slightly. He blows harder, and the balloon moves a bit more. He starts getting red in the face as he continues to blow. He gets redder still as he continues to blow. He falls on the f First appearance: June 27th, 1985 Woodstock looks into Snoopy's empty food dish and speaks. Snoopy thinks, "Really?" Snoopy thinks, "Tell me more . ." Snoopy holds his food dish and thinks, "Woodstock reads supper dishes!"
Latest appearance: March 30th, 2018 / First appearance: April 2nd, 1971 Charlie Brown and Snoopy stand on the pitcher's mound. Snoopy holds his supper dish in his mouth. Charlie Brown says, "Oh, no you don't!" Charlie Brown continues, "You get fed after the game, not before!" Snoopy walks away with the supper dish still in his mouth. Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and says, "I hate these salary disputes." Latest appearance: March 7th, 2018 / First appearance: March 10th, 1971 Peppermint Patty and Charlie Brown sit at the table. Peppermint Patty holds up a piece of paper and says, "I've worked out the baseball schedule for our two teams, Chuck . . ." Peppermint Patty slides the paper over to Charlie Brown and says, "Here, take a look at it, and see what you think . ." Charlie Brown reaches for the paper. Peppermint Patty smiles and says, "You tou Latest appearance: February 16th, 2018 / First appearance: February 19th, 1971 Charlie Brown sits in front of Lucy's psychiatric booth. He says, "Sometimes I ask myself questions . ." Charlie Brown continues, "Sometimes I ask myself, 'Is this your real life, or is this just a pilot film?'" Charlie Brown holds his arms out and asks, "Is my life a thirty-nine week series or is it a special?" Lucy replies, "Whatever it is, our ratings are down . . Five c Latest appearance: December 21st, 2017 / First appearance: December 24th, 1970 Sally lies in bed and says, "So here it is, Christmas Eve, but there'll be no sleigh bells outside my window tonight . ." Sally continues, "Why? Because I've totally rejected the concept of the fat guy in the red suit! For the first time in my life I feel free! For once I . . ." Sally sits up and listens. She says, "What's that? I thought I heard a sleigh bell . . ." Sally Latest appearance: December 6th, 2017 / First appearance: December 9th, 1970 Charlie Brown sits at the table and writes, "Dear Little Red-Haired Girl, Evening is coming on." Charlie Brown continues to write, "I wish it were snowing huge white flakes, and you and I were walking along holding hands and." Charlie Brown stops and looks at the paper. Charlie Brown crumples up the paper and throws it over his shoulder. He says, "A lot of great letters nev Latest appearance: November 11th, 2017 / First appearance: November 14th, 1970 Snoopy sits on the ground with a rope tied around his neck. Woodstock stands in front of him. Snoopy smiles and thinks, "Woodstock is going to rescue me . ." Woodstock climbs on the rope. Snoopy thinks, "Woodstock will have me untied in no time at all . . ." Woodstock struggles with the rope. Snoopy thinks, "Woodstock is going to untie me, and we're going to . . ." Woodstoc Latest appearance: October 1st, 2017 / First appearance: October 4th, 1970 Peppermint Patty runs along. Peppermint Patty is on the telephone: "Hey, Chuck, come on over, and see what my Dad gave me for my birthday.." She points: "Roses!" Charlie Brown stands behind her. He says, "Wow!" Peppermint Patty adds, "And you know what he said?" They face each other. "He said that I'm growing up fast, and soo I'll be a beautiful young lady, and all Latest appearance: September 23rd, 2017 / First appearance: September 26th, 1970 Snoopy sits in the grass and turns his head. Lucy stands next to him and holds her hand out. Lucy says, "It's bad luck to turn away from a 'Beep.'" Lucy grabs Snoopy's nose and says, "Beep!" Snoopy thinks, "I didn't know that." Latest appearance: September 22nd, 2017 / First appearance: September 25th, 1970 Linus stands in the wind. He sucks his thumb and holds his blanket. Linus' blanket is blown out of his hands. Linus runs. Linus stands next to the doghouse. The blanket completely covers Snoopy. Snoopy thinks, "I hate to see fall come . . . It gets dark so early . ." Latest appearance: July 17th, 2017 / First appearance: July 20th, 1970 Linus stands behind Lucy and says, "I have a question." Linus asks, "What would happen if there were a beautiful and highly intelligent child up in heaven waiting to be born, and his or her parents decided that the two children they already had were enough?" Lucy says, "Your ignorance of theology and medicine is appalling!" Linus says, "I still think it's a good question . Latest appearance: July 16th, 2017 / First appearance: July 19th, 1970 Snoopy is wearing a baseball cap. He runs backwards, looking up at the sky. CLOMP! Snoopy stands up straight in the air and catches the ball in his mouth. Snoopy runs, his cap flying off his head. CLOMP! He jumps in the air and catches another ball. CLOMP! Snoopy catches the ball, hanging upside down the air. CLOMP! His cap flies off as he catches the ball. Latest appearance: July 15th, 2017 / First appearance: July 18th, 1970 Snoopy sits on the doghouse and sniffles. He thinks, "What do you do?" Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "What do you do when the girl-beagle you love more than anything is taken from you, and you know you'll never see her again as long as you live?" Snoopy sits up and thinks, "What do you do?" Snoopy eats and thinks, "Back to eating!" Latest appearance: July 14th, 2017 / First appearance: July 17th, 1970 Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Charlie Brown carries an envelope and says, "I have bad news for you." Charlie Brown continues, "That last letter you sent to your girl friend at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm never reached her . . She's not there any more . . ." Charlie Brown explains, "She's been sold!" Snoopy screams and runs off the doghouse. Latest appearance: July 13th, 2017 / First appearance: July 16th, 1970 Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "That girl-beagle I met at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm is really something." Snoopy sits up. He smiles and thinks, "I wonder why I liked her so much? I think it's because we teased each other . . ." Snoopy lies on his stomach and thinks, "We laughed a lot, and we teased each other . . ." Snoopy turns over and smiles. He thinks, "And the Latest appearance: July 12th, 2017 / First appearance: July 15th, 1970 Snoopy sticks his tongue out at Charlie Brown. Charlie Brown shouts, "Now you cut that out!" Snoopy walks away. Charlie Brown continues, "Just because you can't go running off to see that girl-beagle you met, you don't have to be so obnoxious!" Charlie Brown points and shouts, "By golly, you'd better start behaving yourself!" Snoopy drops the phone. Charlie Brown shouts, "A Latest appearance: July 11th, 2017 / First appearance: July 14th, 1970 Charlie Brown stands in front of Snoopy. Snoopy wears his supper dish on his head. Charlie Brown asks, "You want to go to the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm again?" Snoopy's ears stand up. Charlie Brown walks away and thinks, "No, I don't think you should . . . You've been out enough lately . . ." Snoopy kicks his supper dish and thinks, "Rats!" Snoopy sits on the ground and leans a Latest appearance: July 10th, 2017 / First appearance: July 13th, 1970 Charlie Brown stands next to Snoopy and talks into the phone. He says, "Hello? Is this the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm?" Charlie Brown continues, "I'm calling for a friend of mine . . . He wants to speak to one of your dogs . . No, he doesn't know her name . . Describe her?" Snoopy holds out his paws and smiles. Charlie Brown says, "She has very soft paws . . ." Latest appearance: July 9th, 2017 / First appearance: July 12th, 1970 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound. Lucy stands on the slope of the pitcher's mound. She holds out a piece of paper: "Here, Charlie Brown...Sign this petition!" "What's it for?" "Don't be so wishy-washy..just sign it!" He yells: "WANTING TO KNOW WHAT YOUR SIGNING IS NOT BEING WISHY-WASHY!" Lucy asks, "Why are you so crabby?" He looks up and wails, "YELLIN Latest appearance: July 8th, 2017 / First appearance: July 11th, 1970 The Literary Ace types, "Dear Sweetie, Have you missed me?" The Literary Ace continues to type, "I think about you all the time. I can hardly wait until Sunday morning. Don't forget . ." The Literary Ace thinks of hearts, hugs and kisses. Snoopy smiles and thinks, "I think I'm in love!" Latest appearance: July 7th, 2017 / First appearance: July 10th, 1970 Linus looks at a newspaper and approaches Charlie Brown. He says, "According to the paper, the riot was about war dogs . . ." Charlie Brown looks at the paper. Linus says, "Apparently there's been some trouble about dogs being sent to Viet Nam, and then not getting back . . ." Snoopy thinks, "All I know is, I went to the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm to make a speech . . . I got whomped wi
Latest appearance: May 23rd, 2015 / First appearance: May 25th, 1968 Sally stands outside at night and says, "Star light, star bright, first star I see tonight . ." Sally smiles and continues, "'I wish I may, I wish I might, have the wish I wish tonight . . .' I wish I had a pony . . ." Sally looks all around. Sally shouts, "You stupid star." First appearance: May 25th, 1998 At the party, Linus runs up to Charlie and says, "Charlie Brown! Where have you been?" Charlie says, "I've been doing the hokey-pokey with Patty and Marcie.." Charlie says, "Listen.. They're playing a fox trot.." Charlie says, "Now I can ask the little red haired girl to dance.." Linus says, "I think someone is ahead of you.." On the balcony, Snoopy dances with the little r First appearance: May 25th, 1984 Peppermint Patty sits at her school desk. She asks, "Who was the first Tudor King?" Peppermint Patty says, "Well, let me think . . . " Peppermint Patty says, "Is this for real, Ma'am?" Peppermint Patty says, " . . Or are we playing trivia." Latest appearance: May 23rd, 2002 / First appearance: May 25th, 1972 Linus stands behind Lucy and smiles. Lucy frowns. Linus points and says, "That's the funniest thing I've ever heard!" Linus continues, "You thought you were rid of me and now instead of having no brothers, you have two brothers!! What irony! What swift retribution!" Linus laughs hysterically and says, "My blanket and I are laughing ourselves sick! What irony!" Linus kneels Latest appearance: May 20th, 2000 / First appearance: May 25th, 1974 The Literary Ace types, "Dear Little Girl Scout." The Literary Ace continues to type, "Thank you for rescuing me when I was lost in the wilderness." The Literary Ace types, "I hope I will see you again some day. Maybe you could come to my house for milk and cookies." Snoopy types, "You bring the cookies." First appearance: May 25th, 1977 The World Famous Tennis Pro watches Molly Volley. Molly Volley shouts, "Where's the ball?" Molly Volley looks all over and continues, "I lost it in the sun! Where did it go? Did you see it?" Molly Volley shouts, "Did it go out?! Was it in, or was it out? Did we win, or did we lose?" Snoopy looks in the opposite direction. Molly Volley shouts, "Don't just stand there! Call i First appearance: May 25th, 1999 Rerun and his kindergarten sit next to each other. She says, "Yes, ma'am.. it was a good story.. thank you for reading it to us.." Rerun snores. The friend says, "Wake up, Rerun... the story's over .. you missed the good parts" Rerun says, "It had good parts?" Latest appearance: May 22nd, 2012 / First appearance: May 25th, 1965 Five waves his arms in the air and yells, "Fight! Fight!" Five shouts, "Lucy and Snoopy are having a fight!" Charlie Brown looks up from his game of marbles in surprise. Charlie Brown runs and says, "Good grief!" Snoopy dances with his fists in the air. Lucy yells, "Stand still and fight like a man!!" First appearance: May 25th, 1976 Snoopy kicks at the door at night. Charlie Brown opens the door and says, "No, you have been misinformed . . . This is not where you go to sign up for a series of midnight snacks." Snoopy stands at the door as it slams. Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "How embarrassing." First appearance: May 25th, 1989 Peppermint Patty lies on the floor with a pillow. She says into the telephone, "If I fail that test tomorrow, it'll be your fault, Chuck, because we talked on the phone too much . ." Charlie Brown replies, "You're the one who keeps calling me!" Peppermint Patty frowns and says, "You shouldn't answer the phone, Chuck . ." Latest appearance: May 22nd, 2016 / First appearance: May 25th, 1969 Patty builds a sand castle in the sandbox. Lucy gets out of the sandbox and says, "All right, then! Build it your own way!" Lucy walks past Charlie Brown and says, "And don't you go telling me I have to play ball today! Nobody tells me what to do! Nobody!!" Sally jumps rope. Lucy shouts, "No, I don't want to jump rope! Stop asking me!" Lucy walks past Snoopy and says, "Get Latest appearance: May 23rd, 2007 / First appearance: May 25th, 1960 Lucy approaches Charlie brown who is lying in the baseball field. He says, "If I had stolen home, I'd have been the hero...instead, I'm the GOAT" Lucy replies, "Don't think of yourself as being the goat Charlie Brown...If you forget about it, everyone else will too...." Charlie Brown looks up at Lucy and asks, "Do you really think do Lucy ?" Lucy replies, "I'm positive!" L First appearance: May 25th, 1991 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and shouts, "Lucy, look out for the fly ball!" Lucy walks towards the mound and ask, "What did you say?" Charlie Brown says, "I said, 'Look out for the fly ball!'" Lucy walks. Lucy gets hit on the head with a baseball and says, "Thank you!" Latest appearance: May 22nd, 2009 / First appearance: May 25th, 1962 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound catching a ball. Lucy walks over and says, "I think Linus is right, Charlie Brown . . ." Lucy continues, "We can't stand out there in the field yelling 'C'mon Charlie Brown you can do it!' When we really know you can't do it!" Lucy says, "You're making us all into hypocrites!" Lucy says, "Baseball is supposed to build character, First appearance: May 25th, 1982 Snoopy sits and fishes. Lucy asks, "Fishing for compliments?" Lucy says, "That's the dumbest thing I've ever heard!!" Snoopy pulls up a bunch of slips of paper on the fishing line. Snoopy reads the slips of paper, "You're sweet . . . You have nice eyes . . . You're kind of cute . . . You have a great bod . . ." First appearance: May 25th, 1958 Snoopy slithers along in the grass. Linus stands in the baseball field. He wears his cap and glove andf carries his blanket. He is sucking his thumb. Linus looks up at the sky. Snoopy sit sup in the grass. CLOMP! Snoopy races past Linus, clamping his teeth down on and dragging the blanket. "AAUGH!" Linus holds onto the blanket, and is dragged with them. Snoopys sits Latest appearance: May 22nd, 2017 / First appearance: May 25th, 1970 The World War I Flying Ace walks in the grass and thinks, "Here's The World War I Flying Ace walking out inot the aerodrome." Woodstock stands in front of the doghouse. The World War I Flying Ace approaches and thinks, "His faithful mechanic is waiting . ." The World War I Flying Ace touches the doghouse. Snoopy looks at Woodstock and thinks, "There's dust on my plane!" First appearance: May 25th, 1988 Charlie Brown walks behind Franklin. Franklin says, "My grampa went to his high school's fortieth reunion last night . ." Franklin says, "He's also been to a college reunion and an army reunion . . ." Franklin purchases a movie ticket. Franklin says, "He has a new career . . He goes back to things." Latest appearance: May 20th, 2003 / First appearance: May 25th, 1971 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Lucy says, "You think you can wake up each morning with a smile on your face . . ." Lucy holds her arms out and says, "Well, that's not enough . ." Lucy continues, "You should start each day with a song in your heart, a gleam in your eye and peace in your soul!" Snoopy thinks, "That could ruin a good breakfast." First appearance: May 25th, 1985 Charlie Brown and Lucy stand at the wall. Charlie Brown says, "I want to be liked for myself . ." Charlie Brown continues, "I don't want to be liked because I know the right people." Charlie Brown says, "I want to be liked for ME!" Lucy asks, "Who?"
Woodstock knows that he is very small and inconsequential indeed. It’s a problem we all have. The universe boggles us…Woodstock is a lighthearted expression of that idea.
Charles Schulz

Interests

  • Beagle Scouts

    Woodstock is Snoopy’s second-in-command when leading hikes with the rest of the Beagle Scouts.

  • Helicopters

    Woodstock is Snoopy’s helicopter pilot.

  • Worms

    Once his favorite food, Woodstock falls in love with a worm while he’s attending worm school.