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: February 2nd, 1981 Snoopy sits on the doghouse with a paper. He thinks, "February 2, 'Groundhog Day.'" Snoopy thinks, "Boy, did I ever get that wrong!" Snoopy jumps off the doghouse. Woodstock lies flat on the ground. Snoopy thinks, "Remember what I was telling you about 'Ground Hug Day'?" First appearance: July 21st, 1991 Snoopy, the World Famous Golf Pro, watches as his golf ball slips down a hill. Woodstock and friends look on. Snoopy and the birds walk. Snoopy is in position to hit the ball. Click! A bird takes a photograph. Snoopy's eyes boggle and his cap leaps off his head. Charlie Brown says to Snoopy, "I hear you lost the tournament by one stroke.." Charlie Brown cont Latest appearance: March 29th, 2017 / First appearance: April 2nd, 1970 Charlie Brown and Snoopy stand on the pitcher's mound. Charlie Brown says, "Snoopy, I have a special job for you . ." Charlie Brown continues, "See if we have any new players trying out for the team . . . If we do, give them a little coaching . ." Snoopy walks away. Snoopy stands in front of Woodstock and thinks, "Rookie of the year!" Latest appearance: March 31st, 2014 / First appearance: April 4th, 1967 Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Woodstock flies toward the doghouse. Woodstock lands on Snoopy's nose. He looks exhausted. Woodstock stands on Snoopy's nose. Woodstock lies down and sleeps on Snoopy's nose. Snoopy thinks, "Must have been a rough flight." First appearance: June 6th, 1978 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Woodstock flies by. Woodstock flies back. He speaks and asks a question. Woodstock sits on the doghouse with Snoopy. Snoopy thinks, "No, I hate to tell you, but you are not faster than a speeding bullet." Snoopy thinks, "How about a BB?" First appearance: November 10th, 1978 The World Famous Football Star thinks, "What's that?" Woodstock sits in Snoopy's water dish and speaks. The World Famous Football Star thinks, "I know how you feel." The World Famous Football Star stands by Woodstock in the water dish and continues to think, "Maybe someday our team will have a regular whirlpool." First appearance: March 10th, 1979 Snoopy sits on the doghouse while Woodstock stands at the edge. Snoopy thinks, "Okay, let's say you're standing at the edge of the world . . ." Woodstock leans over the edge. Snoopy thinks, "You're leaning over . . You're leaning way over . . . Way over . . ." Snoopy continues to think, "What if somebody sneaked up behind you, and . . ." Woodstock lies on Snoopy's head. Sno First appearance: November 1st, 1978 Charlie Brown says, "It's over! The fight is over!" Linus and Snoopy sit in the grass banged up. Charlie Brown says, "Hey, you guys! The fight is over!" Charlie Brown stands and looks over. Woodstock carries the blanket and sings. First appearance: August 12th, 1998 Snoopy and Woodstock hold glasses. Snoopy thinks, "The first thing you do is raise your glass.." Snoopy thinks, "Then you say, 'I'll drink to that!'." Woodstock exclaims something. Both Woodstick and Snoopy raise their glasses. Woodstock's glass is now over his head. Snoopy thinks, "It takes a little practice.." First appearance: January 30th, 1989 The World Famous Hockey Player walks with a hockey stick and thinks, "I hate playing hockey on Woodstock's home ice . ." The World Famous Hockey Player stands next to Woodstock and the birdbath. Snoopy thinks, "At other rinks they play the National Anthem before the game . . ." Snoopy and Woodstock dance and sing on the birdbath. Snoopy thinks, "Here we have to do the 'Hokey Pokey' First appearance: March 8th, 1983 Spike looks up and thinks, "I hear a helicopter! I see paratroops!" Woodstock pilots Snoopy the helicopter. Two birds jump off his tail. Spike smiles and thinks, "Rescue is at hand . . ." A parachute covers Spike's head. He thinks, "More or less." First appearance: August 1st, 1997 Lucy is building a sand castle on the beach. Rerun says, "Some pirates just landed on the beach! A real nasty looking bunch!" Rerun says, "I wonder if they're here to look for buried treasure.." Snoopy, dressed as Blackbeagle the world famous pirate, and his pirate band (Woodstock and friends) walk away from a snack stand carrying ice cream cones. They all wear bandanas and eye pat Latest appearance: November 10th, 2016 / First appearance: November 13th, 1969 Snoopy lies on his doghouse, the sound of raking can be heard in the background. Snoopy looks over the edge of his doghouse. Snoopy watches Woodstock raking leaves. Snoopy thinks, "With my new caretaker that could be an all-winter job . . " First appearance: June 20th, 1998 Sitting on top of the doghouse, Snoopy says, "Also, dogs can bark.. Birds can't bark.." Woodstock says something. Snoopy repeats what Woodstock said and adds, ".. isn't barking." First appearance: March 5th, 1996 Linus says to Snoopy, who is wearing an eye patch, "I thought that pirates taught their parrots to talk . ." Linus says, "You know, like, 'Pieces of eight! Avast, y' scurvy scum!'" Woodstock speaks. Woodstock falls off Snoopy's shoulder and lands on his head. Snoopy thinks, "He can't do two things at once . ." Latest appearance: August 19th, 2001 / First appearance: August 19th, 1973 Snoopy sits on his doghouse and stretches: "Yawn" He is flat on his back, asleep again: "Z" Woodstock flies towards him. Snoopy opens his eyes as Woodstock, perched on Snoopy's foot, trills out a music staff. Snoopy, sitting up, angrily shakes Woodstock. Standing on the edge of the doghouse, he drops Woodstock. Woodstock lands with a splash in Snoopy's water Latest appearance: August 28th, 2003 / First appearance: September 2nd, 1971 The World Famous Football Coach wears a baseball cap and thinks, "Here's The World Famous Football Coach walking out onto the field." He continues to think, "Winning isn't everything! Losing is like nothing!" The World Famous Football Coach stands and thinks, "This year we're going to stress physical conditioning . . Lots of push-ups and plenty of running . ." The World Famous Foot Latest appearance: June 29th, 2003 / First appearance: June 27th, 1971 flitter flitter flitter. Woodstock flies towards Snoopy, who lies on his doghouse with his nose facing Woodstock. flitter flitter flitter flutter. Snoopy lifts his head to see Woodstock fly above him. flitter flitter flutter flutter flitter. Snoopy sits up and watches as Woodstock flies upside down. flitter..... Woodstock flies.... Snoopy looks off in the direction Latest appearance: March 18th, 2003 / First appearance: March 24th, 1971 Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Woodstock walks toward the doghouse. Woodstock stands in front of the doghouse and sings. Snoopy looks over the edge of the doghouse. Woodstock walks away. Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "He just stopped by to say . ." Snoopy thinks of a music note. First appearance: December 30th, 1979 Snoopy dances along in a party hat thinking,"Boogie down!" He thinks,"Whoopie!!! Bring on the root beer! Bring on the dancing Beaglettes!" He looks down at Woodstock, who is also wearing a party hat. He thinks,"No dancing Beaglettes? You're kidding!" He spreads his hands and thinks,"How can you have a New Year's party without dancing Beaglettes?!" He walks off angry and t
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
First appearance: May 21st, 1989 Snoopy, the Foreign Legionnaire, along with his bird troops, stands in front of the Ace Country CLub. A sign reads, "No Dogs Allowed." Snoopy thinks, "Must be a misprint." He walks along, thinking, "Follow me, men.." They all march. Snoopy thinks, "Here's the world famous Sergeant of the Foreign Legion leading his troops across the burning desert.." Sally holds the phopne a Latest appearance: May 16th, 2003 / First appearance: May 21st, 1971 The Literary Ace types. Linus asks, "Have you ever thought of writing a magazine article?" Linus walks away and says, "Magazines are always looking for 'How to' articles or personal confessions or exposes . . ." The Literary Ace thinks, "That's not a bad idea . . ." Charlie Brown stands next to the doghouse. Snoopy types, "How It Feels To Be Owned by an Incompetent." First appearance: May 21st, 1977 Molly Volley stands next to Charlie Brown and asks, "See that fat lady over there?" Molly Volley continues, "She's the mother of one of the kids we're playing . . ." Molly Volley says, "She comes to see that her little darling gets good calls! She hates me." Molly Volley stands between Charlie Brown and Snoopy, as The World Famous Tennis Pro, and says, "She knows that when Latest appearance: May 18th, 2017 / First appearance: May 21st, 1970 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Woodstock jumps up and down in the doghouse. Snoopy smiles and thinks, "For his birthday, I've promised to get him his own coloring book and his own crayons . . ." Woodstock falls off the doghouse. Snoopy's ears stand up. Woodstock lies on the ground dazed. Snoopy looks over the edge of the doghouse and thinks, "It never pays to get too happy!" Latest appearance: May 18th, 2013 / First appearance: May 21st, 1966 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy stands in front of him. Lucy leans on Schroeder's piano. Lucy smiles. Schroeder flips backwards as Lucy shouts, "Your sweetie is back!" First appearance: May 21st, 1981 Charlie Brown and Sally sit at the table. Charlie Brown writes, "Dear Pen Pal." Sally says, "Your writing is too stodgy, big brother . . You need to write with more flair . . . Loosen up . . ." Charlie Brown leaves a large smudge on the paper. Sally says, "That's better . . . Smudge with flair!" First appearance: May 21st, 1983 Schroeder plays the piano. A music staff hovers over him. Charlie Brown runs and pulls a kite. Charlie Brown runs back and pulls the music staff. Schroeder plays the piano. A kite hovers over him. First appearance: May 21st, 1979 Lucy walks from the outfield and says, "Hey, manager!" Charlie Brown stands on the pitchers mound. Lucy says, "Look, I got a new glove!" Lucy walks away and says, "It's bigger than my old one . . ." Lucy has her glove full and says, "It holds more potato chips!" Latest appearance: May 19th, 2011 / First appearance: May 21st, 1964 Charlie Brown holds his baseball bat over his shoulder. He says, "I never dreamed that little red-haried girl would come to watch one of our games.." "Why did she have to show up just when I'm on the spot? Well, I'll just have to show her how good I am.." He stands in readiness to swing. "I'll just have to clobber one right over the ol'..." "Oof!" STRIKE TWO!!! He misses. First appearance: May 21st, 1985 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their desks at school. Peppermint Patty turns around and asks, "What did you put down for the first question? I put down 'eleven.'" Marcie answers, "I put down 'potatoes.'" Peppermint Patty looks at her paper and thinks. Peppermint Patty writes and says, "I'll make it 'eleven potatoes.'" First appearance: May 21st, 1956 Linus approaches Lucy in the room. He exclaims, "Look, Lucy...I tied my own shoes!" She stoops down, points at his feet, and says, "Well, so you did...but you gt 'em on the wrong feet..." He looks down and asks, "Waddya mean, the wrong feet?" He exclaims, "THESE are my feet!!" First appearance: May 21st, 1980 Peppermint Patty sits at her desk in school and holds a book. She says, "I've discovered something, ma'am . ." Peppermint Patty continues, "The more I study, the more I realize how little I know." Peppermint Patty says, "Which has forced me to come to a conclusion . . ." Peppermint Patty adds, "I may not show up tomorrow." Latest appearance: May 18th, 2016 / First appearance: May 21st, 1969 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Snoopy looks down at Woodstock and thinks, "He just sits there staring into space . ." Snoopy continues to think, "I've never seen anyone so depressed . ." Snoopy thinks, "I thought the worm sandwich would cheer him up . . ." Snoopy thinks, ". . . Or at least the chocolate worm malt!" Latest appearance: May 18th, 2012 / First appearance: May 21st, 1965 Charlie Brown brings Snoopy his dinner and says, "Guess what, Snoopy . . . " Charlie Brown says, "I did something that will help make your fur shiny . . ." Charlie Brown walks away and says, "I mixed a raw egg in with your food." Snoopy sticks out his tongue and says, "I feel sick!" First appearance: May 21st, 1992 Peppermint Patty and Marcie sit at their school desk. Peppermint Patty holds a paper and says, "That was a hard test, Marcie . ." Peppermint Patty continues, "I didn't know if it was an essay test, true or false, or multiple choice . ." Peppermint Patty says, "I just put down, 'Not guilty.'" First appearance: May 21st, 1997 Peppermint Patty lies on her bed talking on the telephone. She says, "Hey, Marcie . . I understand there's a rumor going around that I may be named 'Outstanding Student of the Year.'" Marcie says sarcastically into the phone, "That's interesting, sir . . I heard anouther runor that the moon is going to fall out of the sky . ." Peppermint Patty says, "I'm handing up, Marcie . ." First appearance: May 21st, 1958 Pigpen approaches Charlie Brown. Charlie Brown says, "Hi, 'Pig-Pen'!" Pigpen replies, "Hi, Charlie Brown..would you like a jelly bean?" Charlie Brown stutters, "Well, I..Uh..I don't know..I..I mean..I..Uh..Uh..." Pigpen says, "Oh, don't worry..they're clean..they haven't been on the ground or anything.." He continues, "In fact, I've been holding them in my hands ever since Latest appearance: May 18th, 2009 / First appearance: May 21st, 1962 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and says, "It's very lonely out here on the pitcher's mound . . ." Charlie Brown says, "It's hard sometimes to bear all this responsibility . . ." Charlie Brown says, "But suddenly you seem to realize that you are not really alone . . . Actually you are surrounded by loyal teammates." Lucy shouts, "C'mon, you blockhead, try to get First appearance: May 21st, 1986 The Literary Ace sits on his doghouse and types, "Dear Sweetheart," Lucy reads the letter and says, "That's too impersonal." Lucy says, "I think you should call her something more endearing . . ." Snoopy types, "Dear Angel Food Cake with Seven Minute Frosting," First appearance: May 21st, 1988 Sally wears pajamas as she sits in a chair. She reads, "'Dear Student, As part of a statewide school project, we are asking what you are reading now.'" Sally writes, "Right now, I am reading your form letter."
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.