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 12th, 1982 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Woodstaock stands on the ground wearing a knight's helmet and holding a lance. Snoopy thinks, "A knight?" Snoopy thinks, "No, this isn't a castle . . . This is a doghouse!" Snoopy continues to think, "No, that isn't a moat . . . That's my water dish." Woodstock jumps in the water dish. Snoopy thinks, "I guess it could be a moat, though, couldn't First appearance: November 13th, 1995 Sally, Charlie Brown and Linus wait at the bus stop. The Foreign Legionnaire, Woodstock and three soldiers stand near a mailbox. Linus says, "I didn't now that troops from the foreign legion rode the school bus . ." Snoopy thinks, "Our camel broke down." First appearance: May 28th, 1990 Woodstock follows behind the World Famous Naturalist. Snoopy thinks, "Here's the World Famous Naturalist going out on a bird-counting walk . . ." Snoopy whirls around with his binoculars and points to Woodstock. Snoopy thinks, "There's one!!" Snoopy giggles and thinks, "Woodstock hates bird-counting jokes . ." Woodstock is mad. First appearance: December 22nd, 1989 Sally approaches Snoopy as he dresses as Santa Claus. Snoopy's bell sings rather than rings. Salley walks away. The bell continues to sing. Woodstock pops out of the bell. Latest appearance: September 13th, 2003 / First appearance: September 18th, 1971 Snoopy wears a helmet and throws a football. Woodstock runs after the football. The football hits Woodstock on the head. Snoopy thinks, "Last round draft choice!" First appearance: May 28th, 1983 Snoopy walks wearing Woodstock's nest on his head. Lucy walks by them. Snoopy smiles and lifts the nest off his head as if it was a hat. Snoopy walks wearing Woodstock's nest on his head. Lucy says, "Weird." Lucy walks and says, "But polite." First appearance: September 19th, 1979 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Charlie Brown says, "Telephone for you." Snoopy holds the phoine to his ear and thinks, "Woodstock? How are you? How's jury duty?" Snoopy continues to think, "Sequestered, huh? Well, have a good night." Woodstock and many other birds sit in a nest together. First appearance: October 1st, 1983 Woodstock speaks to Snoopy. Snoopy thinks, "You've been cold at night?" Snoopy thinks, "Well, you could put booties on your feeties or you could line your nest with a warm pizza!" Snoopy laughs and laughs. Woodstock kicks Snoopy off the doghouse. First appearance: November 23rd, 1995 Snoopy wears a fireman hat. Four birds are also dressed as firefighters. They hold a net between them. A small tree is barren except for one leaf. Snoopy and his firefighters are waiting for the last leaf to fall to the ground. First appearance: January 2nd, 1987 Woodstock sits in his nest. Snoopy is dismayed to see his calendar in the garbage. Snoopy thinks, "You threw away the calendar I gave you!" Snoopy looks at it and thinks, "It has pictures of beagles on every page! Beagles jumping over fences! Beagles running across fields! Beagles winning 'best-in-show'!" Snoopy thinks, "How could you do such a thing?!" Woodstock responds. Latest appearance: April 18th, 2000 / First appearance: April 19th, 1974 Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Woodstock stands on Snoopy's feet and speaks. Woodstock continues to speak. Snoopy lifts his leg so Woodstock is in front of his face. Snoopy thinks, "Knock it off and go to sleep!" Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Woodstock stands on his feet and sighs. First appearance: January 4th, 1971 Woodstock walks in the snow. Woodstock eats from the snow. Woodstock jumps and flips in the air. Snoopy sits on the doghouse and thinks, "Woodstock is the only person I know who can blow his mind on bread crumbs . . ." First appearance: February 15th, 1976 Woodstock sits on the doghouse at nighttime besides Snoopy and watches as the latter cocks an ear and listens intently with a scowl. Snoopy lies on his back and Woodstock lies on his back atop Snoopy's stomach. Snoopy thinks,"Watchdogs are in great demand these days." They sit up and he growls thinking,"A good watchdog is alsways alert, and can easily terrify an intruder with his Latest appearance: May 5th, 2017 / First appearance: May 8th, 1970 Snoopy and Woodstock sit on the doghouse at night. Snoopy and Woodstock sit in the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "I think we're safer in here, downstairs, in the library . ." Snoopy and Woodstock stay in the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Under the pool table!" First appearance: June 21st, 1999 Snoopy the beaglescout and Woodstock fish in the pouring rain. Woodstock speaks. Snoopy says, "Do you think so?" Snoopy says, "Well, your probably right..." Snoopy says, "We're as wet as the fish.." 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: March 24th, 1980 Snoopy and Woodstock sit on the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "No, none of my brothers ever went to college." Snoopy slides down the doghouse and thinks, "I've often regretted it." Snoopy sits on the doghouse and continues to think, "Our mother was a great believer in education." Snoopy lies on the doghouse while Woodstock sits on his feet. Snoopy thinks, "Mom always wanted me t First appearance: March 11th, 1979 Peppermint Patty stands in the field and watches Charlie Brown run by flying his kite. He sticks his tongue out as he flies the kite. He stops and grimaces as the string slackens. The string is resting on Peppermint Patty's nose, who says,"Your kite string is tangled around my nose, Chuck..." She continues as he stares at her,"This isn't very flattering, Chuck." Sh First appearance: January 19th, 1980 Snoopy sits on the doghouse and thinks, "Oh, no! Don't tell me." Woodstock flies toward Snoopy. Woodstock sits on the doghouse and makes beeping noises. Snoopy looks up and thinks, "I hate it when he brings over his electronic games!" First appearance: June 4th, 1979 Snoopy lies on the doghouse at night. He thinks, "Woodstock will make a good farmer." Snoopy lifts his head and thinks, "He always wakes up early in the morning." Snoopy lies down and thinks, "Which reminds me of how glad I'll be when he gets his own barn . . ." Woodstock drives a tractor past Snoopy and the doghouse.
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: April 22nd, 1987 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their school desks. Peppermint Patty wears four flowers in her hair. Peppermint Patty asks, "What do you think, Marcie?" Peppermint Patty says, "I figured I'd wear flowers in my hair to let the committee see how I'd look if I were 'May Queen'." Marcie says, "It almost gives you an unfair advantage, sir." Peppermint Patty says, "That's wh First appearance: April 22nd, 1995 Spike holds a teacup. A cactus is behind him. Spike thinks, "Living in the desert has many advantages . ." Spike hangs the tea bag on the cactus and thinks, "For one thing, there's always a place to hang your tea bag . ." First appearance: April 22nd, 1985 Snoopy looks out the car window and thinks, "They all go off shopping, and leave me in the car . . ." Snoopy continues to think, "But I don't care." Snoopy watches people outside and thinks, "I like looking at all the people who pass by . ." Snoopy looks forward and smiles. Snoopy thinks, "And I love snooping in the glove compartment." First appearance: April 22nd, 1981 Marcie and Peppermint Patty sit at their desks in school. Marcie says, "It's almost nine o'clock, sir . . ." Marcie continues, "Class starts in thirty seconds . . ." Marcie whispers, "Five more seconds, sir . . ." Peppermint Patty falls asleep. Marcie says, "Right on time!" First appearance: April 22nd, 1956 Linus kneels on the floor and holds up a cracker. THe box sits on the floor next to him. SNAP! It breaks in half. "Rats.." Linus says. SNAP! He cracks another cracker. "Rats!" SNAP! "Rats!!" The floor is covered with cracker pieces and crumbs. Linus sighs and walks. He looks up at Lucy, who sits in an armchair, reading. "I just learned something..." he annou First appearance: April 22nd, 1992 Charlie Brown lies in bed. Sally stands behind him and says, "I hate to tell you, but it's time to get up for school . ." A groggy Charlie Brown asks, "If you hate to tell me, why do you tell me?" Sally starts to walk away and answers, "Because I really like to tell you . ." Latest appearance: April 26th, 2017 / First appearance: April 22nd, 1970 Lucy kneels on the ground. Charlie Brown stands next to her and asks, "What are you doing?" Lucy replies, "I'm planting a tree." Charlie Brown points and says, "That's not a tree . . That's a stick." Lucy says, "It's wood isn't it? If it's wood, it'll grow!" Charlie Brown walks away and says, "I still say it's just a stick." Lucy says, "All right, so maybe it's a stick." Lu First appearance: April 22nd, 1993 Sally, Charlie Brown, Schroeder, Lucy and Linus walk down the sidewalk. Sally says, "I haven't walked to school in a long time." Charlie Brown says, "Grampa says he always walked to school . ." Schroeder adds, "Five miles! In zero weather!" Lucy adds, "In deep snow!" Linus adds, "Uphill!" First appearance: April 22nd, 1983 Randolph hides under a blanket. Linus says, "Before we continue with your treatment, we need to do something . ." Linus says, "I'm going to ask you to take the blanket off your head . . ." Randolph says, "Anything you says . . ." Sally tears off the blanket and shouts, "It's me, sweet babboo!" Linus screams and his hair stands on end. First appearance: April 22nd, 1980 As Snoopy walks in the house, Charlie Brown stands in the doorway looking out at the rain. He asks,"Still raining, huh?" He continues,"What do you plan to do all afternoon?" Snoopy reaches towards the t.v. and thinks,"The obvious....sit in front of the tv...." He sits on the bean bag watching t.v. and eating. He thinks,"And pork out on chocolate chip cookies!" Latest appearance: April 19th, 2013 / First appearance: April 22nd, 1966 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and says, "When I get older I think I'll play in 'Little League.'" Charlie Brown throws the pitch and says, "Later on I'll play for my school team, then a little college ball, and then the major leagues!" Charlie Brown gets knocked over by a ball. Charlie Brown thinks, "In the meantime, I have my problems!" First appearance: April 22nd, 1975 The Literary Ace and Woodstock sit on the doghouse. Snoopy crumples up a piece of paper and throws it in a pile beside the doghouse. Woodstock walks and carries a pile of crumpled up papers. Woodstock lies in a nest made of crumpled up papers. First appearance: April 22nd, 1989 Linus walks past a sign that reads, "Fair grounds 1/2 mile." Linus continues to walk beside a fence. Linus approaches a sign that reads, "Unfair grounds 1/4 mile." Latest appearance: April 20th, 2007 / First appearance: April 22nd, 1960 Linus is looking towards his left. Linus stares at Charlie Brown, who has his tongue out displaying exertion, as he walks by dragging Snoopy in the grass, Charlie Brown explains to Linus, "Rabies shot." Linus goes back to minding his business as Charlie Brown continues to drag Snoopy. First appearance: April 22nd, 1978 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound. Lucy approaches and says, "Hey, manager, the cover is coming off this ball." Charlie Brown replies, "Maybe you should put some tape around it . . ." Charlie Brown shouts, "Tape it up real good so it won't come apart again . . ." Lucy rolls a tape ball almost as tall as her. First appearance: April 22nd, 1986 Linus and Lucy sit on a couch. Lucy exclaims, "I'm the big sister and you're the little brother! That's the way it's always going to be!" Lucy exclaims, "It's going to be that way today, tomorrow, next week and forever!" Linus sighs. Lucy smiles and shouts, "Ha! I knew that'd get a rise out of you!" Latest appearance: April 19th, 2016 / First appearance: April 22nd, 1969 Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound. Peppermint Patty carries a bat and says, "Bad news, Chuck . . ." Peppermint Patty continues, "My team can't play your team today . . We have too many guys who aren't feeling well . . . We're going to have to forfeit the game." Peppermint Patty walks away and says, "You win, Chuck." Charlie Brown turns around and shouts, "All righ First appearance: April 22nd, 1977 Snoopy, as a helicopter, flies. Woodstock is the pilot. Snoopy continues to fly. Lucy jumps rope. Snoopy and Lucy lie on the ground tangled in the jump rope. Snoopy thinks, "May day! May day!" First appearance: April 22nd, 1979 Charlie Brown stands atop the pitcher's mound. He looks at Lucy standing next to the mound and asks,"Now what are you doing?" He rolls his eyes and grimaces as she replies,"I can see better here.' He points to his left and says,"Get out there in right field, and try to catch the ball!" He exclaims,"And I don't want to hear any excuses today!" He continues,"Don't try to te Latest appearance: April 20th, 2011 / First appearance: April 22nd, 1964 Linus sits at a table, poring over papers. "This 'New Math' is too much for me!" he complains to Lucy. "You'll get on to it...It just takes time.." Lucy advises as she walks away. "Not me...I'll never get on to it!" Linus sweats. He turns and calls after her: "How can you do 'New Math' problems with an 'Old Math' mind?"
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.