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: September 4th, 1976 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Woodstock flies upside down toward Snoopy. Woodstock continues to fly upside down and he speaks. Woodstock flies away upside down. Snoopy sits on the doghouse and looks confused. First appearance: October 18th, 1986 Snoopy sits next to Woodstock atop the doghouse. The latter points to his left and thinks,"See that squirrel? He's been storing up food for the winter..." As Woodstock flies off, Snoopy thinks,"I'll bet you never think about that, do you?" He spreads his hands and thinks,"Come on, tell me...what have you done to prepare for winter?" He rolls his eyes as Woodstock comes bac First appearance: February 2nd, 1977 Snoopy, as a helicopter, flies through the air. Woodstock is the pilot. Linus sits on the roof of the barn. Snoopy flies toward Linus. Linus reaches for Snoopy. Snoopy flies away as Linus holds on. First appearance: April 13th, 1995 Woodstock cooks a hot dog over a small fire. The World Famous Golf Pro reaches towards his golf bag. Snoopy thinks, "What happened to all my golf tees?" Latest appearance: February 22nd, 2002 / First appearance: February 18th, 1972 Snoopy and Woodstock walk in the grass. Snoopy wears his supper dish on his head and thinks, "There's something very exciting about going on a journey . . ." Snoopy continues to think, "It's fun to see new places and do new things." Snoopy sits on the ground and leans on a rock. He thinks, "It's also a lot easier if you have your secretary along to phone ahead for reservations . . Latest appearance: December 27th, 2000 / First appearance: December 27th, 1974 Charlie Brown sits at the table and writes, "Gentlemen, I ordered a toy bicycle for my sister's doll set." Snoopy sits with Charlie Brown. His ears stand up. Charlie Brown continues to write, "It was supposed to be here by Christmas. Perhaps it was delivered to the wrong address." Charlie Brown writes, "Would you look into the matter, please? Thank you." Woodstock smiles an Latest appearance: November 8th, 2004 / First appearance: November 9th, 1970 Snoopy wears his supper dish on his head and walks with Woodstock. He thinks, "Woodstock is the only bird I know who can't find his own way south . ." Snoopy continues to think, "Oh, well, I don't really have anything else to do, and I'm sort of enjoying the trip." Snoopy walks and thinks, "He's not an easy person to travel with, though . . ." Snoopy and Woodstock sit on st First appearance: April 15th, 1979 Woodstock flies through the air. He descends to a branch. He sits on the branch, and it bends under his weight. Snoopy lies on his back atop the doghouse. A musical staff appears sideways. Snoopy walks towards the musical staff. Snooy straightens the branch that Woodstock is perched on. Woodstock starts singing and the musical staff now appears upri First appearance: September 3rd, 1983 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Snoopy is wide awake. Woodstock sleeps. Snoopy looks at the caption balloon. Snoopy grabs the caption balloon. Snoopy sleeps. Woodstock is wide awake. Latest appearance: December 28th, 2003 / First appearance: December 26th, 1971 Linus stands leaning against the door. He looks up to watch the snow fall. Woodstock sleeps on the ground: "Z" "Z" The snow, coming down heavier now, has completely covered Woodstock. Linus approaches the bulge that is Woodstock, still asleep: "Z" He stops in front of Woodstock, who sleeps: "Z" "Z" Woodstock sleeps. Linus walks away. Linus takes his Latest appearance: April 29th, 2017 / First appearance: April 25th, 1970 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Snoopy watches Woodstock type. Snoopy continues to watch Woodstock type. Woodstock continues to type. Woodstock looks at the paper and seems surprised. Snoopy frowns and thinks, "He's not very good at margins . ." First appearance: November 28th, 1976 Woodstock stands in the snow. Bread crumbs are on the ground. Woodstock goes to Snoopy and asks a question. Snnopy thinks, "Those are bread crumbs. There's nothing wrong with eating bread crumbs.." Snoopy explains, "People have been throwing bread crumbs out to birds for thousands of years." Woodstock speaks. Snoopy thinks, "I'm sure they wouldn't thinik that at all First appearance: January 7th, 1989 Woodstock flies away as Snoopy sits on the doghouse and thinks, "When you get to the meeting, speak up! Don't be afraid to ruffle a few feathers . . ." Snoopy waits on the doghouse. Woodstock sits on the doghouse with his feathers ruffled. Snoopy thinks, "Somebody beat you to it, huh?" First appearance: January 13th, 1983 Woodstock pilots Snoopy the helicopter. Snoopy and Woodstock fly over a sidewalk. The helicopter flips upside down as tries to land on the ground. Snoopy thinks, "Whoop!" Snoopy's and Woodstock's feet stick out of a snowbank. Lucy and Linus walk by, and Linus says, "The traffic helicopter reports, 'icy sidewalks.'" First appearance: April 4th, 1983 Snoopy sits on the ground. Woodstock asks a question. Woodstock stands on Snoopy's ear. Snoopy raises his ear. Woodstock looks at a branch. Snoopy thinks, "Joe Forklift." First appearance: November 4th, 1984 Snoopy walks across the snow-covered field carrying his hockey stick to Woodstock who is driving a small tractor on the birdbath. Snoopy and Woodstock, now also holding a hockey stick, stand still as musical notes float through the air. Snoopy thinks,"The national anthem" They face each other and Snoopy thinks,"The faceoff" The shuffle on the birdbath and Snoopy thinks,"Woodstock First appearance: November 13th, 1983 Snoopy raises his head up as he lies on his back atop his dog-house. He lies on his stomach and looks over the edge of the dog-house. He looks at his dish sitting nearby on the snow-covered ground. He thinks,"Wow! Snow on the ground!" He sits up and puts his hands to his ears. He thinks,"And it's cold!" He jumps down from his dog-house. He stands on the snow look Latest appearance: April 23rd, 2017 / First appearance: April 26th, 1970 Snoopy and Woodstock stand with their backs to each other, looking at the sky as rain starts to fall. Peppermint Patty walks along, carrying an umbrella which shields her from the heavy rain. Snoopy also walks, carrying an umbrella. Woodstock does the same. Peppermint patty stands still, holding her umbrella. The rain has stopped. She shakes out her umbrella First appearance: November 13th, 1992 Snoopy and Woodstock sit on the ground. Snoopy thinks, "The world is yours . . A sky to fly in . . ." Snoopy lies on the ground and thinks, "And a ground filled with millions of worms!" Woodstock looks at the ground. Woodstock sits on Snoopy's head. First appearance: July 31st, 1985 Snoopy and Woodstock sit on the doghouse. Snoopy speaks. Woodstock speaks. Snoopy speaks. Snoopy thinks, "It's a difficult language . ."
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: June 5th, 2002 / First appearance: June 27th, 1972 The Literary Ace sits on the doghouse and thinks. The Literary Ace begins to type. The Literary Ace thinks, "What a great title for my new book . . ." Snoopy thinks, "Things I've learned after it was too late." First appearance: June 27th, 1982 Charlie Brown sits outside of the psychiatric booth, whiles Lucy sits on the inside with her feet propped up. She says,"I understand...I know where you're coming from...." She leans on her elbow and continues,"I have a suggestion for you, Charlie Brown." She asks,"Have you ever tried whistling?" He says,"Whistling?" She replies,"Yours is a problem of self-esteem...you nee Latest appearance: June 24th, 2010 / First appearance: June 27th, 1963 "Snoopy doesn't feel well.." Charlie Brown says to Lucy. They look st him, lying on top of the doghouse. Lucy says, "He needs antibiotics." "As soon as they feel a little feverish, shoot 'em full of antibiotics, that's my motto!" She announces. Snoopy lifts his head and cocks an ear. "How about pills?" Charlie Brown asks. They look at each other. "No, the ol' needle is better..shoo Latest appearance: June 24th, 2014 / First appearance: June 27th, 1967 Linus walks in the rain holding his blanket. Linus smiles. Linus continues walking. Linus says to Lucy, "Actually, a smile makes a lousy umbrella!" First appearance: June 27th, 1958 Lucy smiles as Linus tries to pull the blanket from beneath her. He succeeds. He smiles into her face. He exclaims, "Oh, Good Grief!" as he turns and sees Snoopy sitting on the blanket. Latest appearance: June 24th, 2017 / First appearance: June 27th, 1970 Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Woodstock flies above him upside down. Snoopy lifts his head and hears a crash. Snoopy sits on the doghouse and watches leaves fall to the ground. Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "Woodstock is practicing his tree landings!" First appearance: June 27th, 1987 Charlie Brown and Linus stand behind a stone wall. Linus points and asks, "What's your grampa doing?" Charlie Brown and Linus sit on a stone wall. Charlie Brown replies, "He's chopping weeds with a golf club . ." Charlie Brown says, "Probably a nine-iron." Charlie Brown asks, "Have you ever seen anyone shank a weed?" Latest appearance: June 24th, 2009 / First appearance: June 27th, 1962 Linus runs toward Charlie Brown, extremely distraught. Linus says, "They saw it! They saw it!" Linus throws back his head and wails, "Somebody saw my blanket flying out over the Pacific ocean!" Linus says, "Oh, my poor blanket! It's always been afraid of the water! It can't swim!" Linus shouts, "It can't even wade!" Latest appearance: June 27th, 2009 / First appearance: June 27th, 1957 Snoopy walks along looking at the puddles on the ground. He jumps as he continues to look at the ground. He shudders and keeps jumping as he looks at the ground. Snoopy jumps as Charlie Brown and Shermy appear. Charlie Brown says, "There sure are a lot of worms on the sidewalk after it rains.." First appearance: June 27th, 1978 Sally carries her sleeping bag. Charlie Brown says, "Well, I suppose you had your usual miserable time at camp . . . Did you hate it?" Sally replies, "Unfortunately, no! I met a new girl named Eudora." Sally unpacks and says, "I had to keep convincing her that camp was fun . . ." Sally shouts, "My miserable time was ruined!!" First appearance: June 27th, 1990 Charlie Brown stands on his doorstep. Peppermint Patty says, "Hi, Chuck . . Just thought I'd drop by, and let you know I'm all through with summer school . . ." Charlie Brown says, "I didn't know you had been going to summer school . ." Peppermint Patty walks away and says, "Thanks, Chuck . . Glad to see you're keeping up with what your friends are doing . ." Charlie Brown First appearance: June 27th, 1991 The Literary Ace sits on his doghouse and writes, "Her love affair had ended. She didn't want to live." The Literary Ace writes, "She threw herself in front of a Zamboni." Lucy looks at the paper and says, "That's the dumbest things I've ever read!" Snoopy types, "She threw herself in front of a skateboard." First appearance: June 27th, 1977 Marcie walks with a bag of golf clubs strapped to her back. She sings, "Here we all work 'long the Mississippi." Peppermint Patty says, "Quiet, Marcie! You're disturbing the players!" Marcie asks, "What hole are we on now, sir?" Peppermint Patty replies, "This is number three." Peppermint Patty says, "It's a par five, uphill all the way . . ." Marcie collapses and asks, "Wh First appearance: June 27th, 1979 The World War I Flying Ace walks and thinks, "Here's The World War I Flying Ace in France . . ." The World War I Flying Ace approaches Marcie. Marcie says, "Bonjour, monsieur . . . Je suis en panne." Marcie thinks, "Ou est le garage le plus proche?" Marcie walks away. Snoopy stares and thinks, "I fall in love with anyone who will talk to me." First appearance: June 27th, 1993 Charlie Brown calls from the pitcher's mound, weraing his paseball cap and mitt, "Okay, team... we're up to bat!" Charlie Brown and Linus walk from the field. Linus says, "So I've been wondering..." Linus and Charlie Brown sit on the bench. Linus says, "Which is more important? Which is the greater accomplishment?" Chalrie Brown picks up his bat. Linus says, "Which would yo Latest appearance: June 25th, 2015 / First appearance: June 27th, 1968 Peppermint Patty tells a sad Sophie, "Sophie, we've got to cure your lonesomeness.." Peppermint asks, "Why don't we write a letter to your folks? Just talking with them and telling them all about what you've been doing will get your mind off your problems.." Peppermint tells Sophie, "You dictate what you want to say, and I'll write it.." Sophie says, "Dear Mom and Dad, I'm Latest appearance: June 22nd, 2000 / First appearance: June 27th, 1974 Charlie Brown stands in the grass. Linus runs and carries a letter. He says, "Look, Charlie Brown, my application not to go to camp was accepted!" Charlie Brown holds the letter and says, "You, too?" Linus smiles and says, "Boy, what a relief! No summer camp!" Linus points in the air and says, "'We have escaped as a bird from the snare of the fowlers; The snare is broken and we hav 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!" First appearance: June 27th, 1976 Sally walks along with paper in her hand, dropping some of it behind her. She sits at the table, with the paper in front of her and a pencil in her mouth. She writes,"Dear Movie Critic," She looks at the paper, which reads,"How come you never like the same movies that I like?" She continues writing,"You're weird! Love, Sally Brown" She writes another letter; it reads,"Dea Latest appearance: June 24th, 2016 / First appearance: June 27th, 1969 The World War I Flying Ace walks in the grass. The World War I Flying Ace stands in front of a dish of food. The World War I Flying Ace stands between the supper dish and the doghouse. Snoopy smiles and thinks, "It's good to be back with my old outfit!"
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.