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: November 14th, 1976 Woodstock stands in a field and slowly, the falling snow covers him up until only his eyes show. He walks through the snow to Snoopy's doghouse. Snoopy says, "It's because you stood still.. if you move around, the snow won't stick to you.." Woodstock hops around, flying just above the ground, but he stops to catch his breath and is buried again. First appearance: May 12th, 1983 Woodstock wears a diving mask. Snoopy and Woodstock hold a rope and sit on the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Okay, if you find any sign of the sunken vessel at the bottom of my water dish, signal me by pulling on this rope." Snoopy holds his end of the rope and thinks, "This is a good idea." Snoopy gets pulled off the doghouse. Snoopy's feet stick out of the water dish. He t First appearance: March 27th, 1978 Beaglescout stands in front of Woodstock and friends. He thinks, "All right, before we go on our hike, I'm going to call the roll." Beaglescout thinks, "Woodstock! Conrad! Olivier! Bill!" Woodstock and friends speak. Beaglescout continues to think, "A little reminder . . . When I call the roll, the correct answer is, 'here!'" Snoopy thinks, "It is not, 'Yo!'" First appearance: July 21st, 1993 Woodstock and Snoopy eat watermelon. Woodstock asks a question. Snoopy thinks, "Just spit them out . ." Snoopy thinks, "Those are buttons . . They keep the watermelon from falling apart . ." Snoopy thinks, "He never believes anything I tell him." First appearance: February 3rd, 1988 Snoopy and Woodstock sit on the doghouse. Woodstock speaks. Snoopy thinks, "You think that's a horror story?" Snoopy thinks, "This lady is about to feed her dog, see . . In the meantime, a storm is coming up . . ." Snoopy is frightened and thinks, "Suddenly, there's a power failure! The electric can opener won't work!!" Snoopy thinks, "Now, there's a horror story!" First appearance: February 12th, 1979 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Woodstock speaks. Snoopy thinks, "You're on a diet?" Woodstock speaks and asks a question. Snoopy thinks, "Well, I don't know." Snoopy and Woodstock jump off the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Let's look it up in my diet book . . ." Snoopy looks at a book and thinks, "How many calories in one bread crumb?" First appearance: April 27th, 1985 Snoopy and Woodstock walk on the sidewalk. Snoopy and Woodstock walk in the road. Woodstock stands on an arrow. Snoopy rolls his eyes. 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: February 13th, 1988 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Woodstock asks a question. Snoopy thinks, "Triathlon? Sure . ." Snoopy thinks, "I completed a triathlon just yesterday . ." Snoopy thinks, "I ate a doughnut, a pizza and a hot fudge sundae!" First appearance: March 10th, 1987 The Foreign Legionnaire hikes through the desert with Woodstock and a few soldiers. Snoopy thinks, "Okay, troops . . Just to pass the time, here's a trivia question for you . . ." The Foreign Legionnaire thinks, "In the first film of 'Beau Geste,' who played the role of 'Boldini'?" Woodstock speaks. Snoopy thinks, "William Powell! How did you know that?" Snoopy thinks, " Latest appearance: February 2nd, 2002 / First appearance: January 29th, 1972 Snoopy walks in the grass. Snoopy stands next to a tree and looks up. He thinks, How about that?" Woodstock sits in his nest. Four more nests are on branches below him. Snoopy walks away and thinks, "Woodstock has moved to a high-rise . ." Latest appearance: August 29th, 2004 / First appearance: August 30th, 1970 Snoopy lies on his back on top of the doghouse. Woodstock sits at his head. "Z" says Woodstock. "Z" says Snoopy. KLUNK! Woodstock falls on his head with a crash. "Klunk? I thought I heard a klunk..." Snoopy lifts his head. "Where's Woodstock? Where'd he go?" Snoopy looks over the side of the doghouse. Woodstock walks in front of the doghouse. Snoopy stares o First appearance: December 27th, 1992 Linus cuts holes in a large cardboard box. Linus carries the box outside. Linus sets the box in the snow. Sally stands next to him. The World War I Flying Ace and Woodstock and friends approach. Linus pushes the box to the top of a snow covered hill. Linus and Sally climb in the box. The World War I Flying Ace climbs in the box. Sally looks at the holes at t Latest appearance: February 6th, 2017 / First appearance: February 9th, 1970 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Snow is piled up to the top of the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Snowed in!" Snoopy continues to think, "Trapped by a blizzard!" Snoopy cries and thinks, "Is there no one to rescue me?!" Woodstock walks toward the doghouse with a shovel. First appearance: June 16th, 1979 Snoopy lies against a rock. Woodstock drives his tractor. Snoopy thinks, "I've been thinking . . . You had such good luck raising and selling your radish . . ." Woodstock carries a pitch fork. Snoopy thinks, "Maybe you should go for the big money . . ." Snoopy continues to think, "Yes, that's what you should do . . ." Snoopy thinks, "Try to raise a soybean!" First appearance: October 3rd, 1995 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Woodstock has an astronaut helmet on. Snoopy thinks, "So you're really going to the moon . ." Woodstock walks away. Snoopy thinks, "I'm surprised." Snoopy thinks, "I hope you realize that when you get there, you're going to be all alone . ." Woodstock returns and sits on Snoopy's head. Latest appearance: May 18th, 1997 / First appearance: May 18th, 1997 Woodstock jumps through a tube. Woodstock runs toward a trap door in a small castle. Woodstock jumps through another tube and lands next to a hole. Woodstock runs past a small windmill. Woodstock slides down a chute and lands next to a pond. Woodstock runs toward three little tunnels and falls out a tube on the other side. Woodstock sits on Snoopy's Latest appearance: April 4th, 2014 / First appearance: April 7th, 1967 The World War I Flying Ace walks toward the doghouse and thinks, "Here's The World War I Pilot walking out to his Sopwith Camel." The World War I Flying Ace continues, "Where's my mechanic? How can I fly this plane without my mechanic?!" Woodstock stands next to The World War I Flying Ace. Woodstock walks away. Snoopy thinks, "They don't care who they draft these days!" First appearance: April 16th, 1986 Charlie Brown sits in a chair reading a book. Charlie Brown exclaims, "What was that? It sounded like a cannon!" Charlie Brown runs outside and is surprised to see a cannon. Charlie Brown runs past the Foreign Legionnaire, Woodstock and another troop. Charlie Brown looks at the hole in the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "We didn't know it was loaded . ." First appearance: December 11th, 1999 Snoopy and Woodstock are standing out in a snowstorm. Snoopy thinks, "They call it 'snow.'" Snoopy points to the sky and thinks, "It comes from up there." Snoopy points to the ground and says, "And then it falls down here." Woodstock says, "?!?!?!?!?" Snoopy answers, "I'm sorry..I thought you wanted a scientific explanation."
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: September 17th, 1990 Sally sits in a beanbag chair. A television annoucer says, "'And now, more bad news . . and after that, some really bad news . . .'" The television annoucer says, "'We apologize for bringing you all this bad news.'" Sally replies, "Hey, no problem!" Latest appearance: September 15th, 2015 / First appearance: September 17th, 1968 Charlie Brown sits in front of Lucy's psychiatric booth and says, "I'm lonely." Charlie Brown continues, "I feel that no one really cares about me." Charlie Brown asks, "How can I cure this loneliness?" Lucy replies, "Get some friends! Five cents, please . ." First appearance: September 17th, 1996 Rerun and Snoopy sit on the ground. Rerun says, "You should go to kindergarten with me sometime . ." Rerun says, "You could learn a lot of things . ." Snoopy thinks, "I already know a lot of things . ." Snoopy thinks, "I'm an expert on our backyard . ." First appearance: September 17th, 1976 Peppermint Patty talks into the phone and says, "A private school might do me a lot of good, Chuck." Peppermint Patty continues, "I might even become one of the beautiful people! Wouldn't that be something?" Charlie Brown smiles and talks into the phone. He says, "I can see you now in a white blouse and a blue skirt running out to play field hockey . . ." Peppermint Patty s Latest appearance: September 12th, 2003 / First appearance: September 17th, 1971 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano and asks, "If I told you that we were through when I really didn't mean it, would we still be through?" Schroeder looks up and asks, "If I told you that it didn't matter to me one way or the other, would we still be through?" Lucy replies, "Well, if I told you that I meant I thought I knew that we were through when I said that you Latest appearance: September 14th, 2006 / First appearance: September 17th, 1959 Charlie Brown runs by flying his kite. Lucy and Linus walk along and Lucy asks, "Isn't the sky a beautiful blue today, Linus?" They both look up and she continues, "Look there..did you ever see anything nicer?" Charlie Brown stands grimacing in the distance. Linus watches his sister grimace as the kite lands on her outstretched arm. Latest appearance: September 15th, 2011 / First appearance: September 17th, 1964 Charlie Brown asks Linus: "Did the teacher like your map?" They walk. "I guess not...She gave me a 'C' on it..." Linus holds out a rolled up paper to Charlie Brown. Charlie Brown looks at it. "Only a 'C'? How come?" Linus gazes at his map: "I meridianed where I should have latituded!" Latest appearance: September 16th, 2004 / First appearance: September 17th, 1970 Charlie Brown sits on the curb. Linus stands next to him and says, "Snoopy's at the vet's?" Linus sits beside Charlie Brown. Charlie Brown says, "Yes, he had to stay there overnight for X-rays . ." Linus asks, "But they'll keep him in a cage or something, won't they? How will he ever stand it?" Snoopy stands in a cage and thinks, "Here's The World War I Flying Ace sitting i First appearance: September 17th, 1982 Lucy sits in a beanbag. Linus says, "I was hoping to lie in the beanbag and watch tv . . ." Lucy replies, "Too bad, I got here first." Linus says, "That's the story of my life . . ." Linus continues, "Low man on the beanbag!" Latest appearance: September 14th, 2009 / First appearance: September 17th, 1962 Charlie Brown says into the phone, "It's going to be our last chance this year to have a picnic . . ." Charlie Brown continues, "That's right . . . It will be very informal . . . We're not even going to tell anybody what they should bring . . ." Charlie Brown says, "Each person will bring what he feels is necessary . . ." Snoopy sits next to Charlie Brown holding his dog di First appearance: September 17th, 1987 Snoopy and Woodstock stand next to an inflatable raft. Snoopy carries the raft as Woodstock walks beneath it. Snoopy and Woodstock sit inside the raft. Snoopy thinks, "Rats!" Snoopy and Woodstock are inside the raft, which is on top of a birdbath. Snoopy thinks, "We need to live closer to a lake . ." Latest appearance: September 19th, 2000 / First appearance: September 17th, 1974 Sally stands in front of the school and says, "You've changed my whole life!" Sally continues, "I used to hate going to school, but since I've gotten to know you, everything is different." Sally smiles and hugs the school. The school thinks, "I can't believe it . . . Somebody loves me!" First appearance: September 17th, 1956 Snoopy walks through the grass thinking, "Here comes the big elephant, tromping through the jungle..." He keeps walking and thinks, "TROMP! TROMP! TROMP!" He stops and thinks, "Suddenly he stops! He lifts his head! He sees the hated hunter!" Charlie Brown frowns as Snoopy tromps atop his head. First appearance: September 17th, 1979 Sally and Charlie Brown sit at the table. Sally writes the letters, "F, G, H, I." The "I" has two dots above it. Charlie Brown asks, "How come you put two dots over the 'I'?" Sally replies, "Those aren't dots . . . Those are eyes! Haven't you ever heard of I's eyes?" Sally sits at the table alone and shouts, "Stick around! You may learn something!" Latest appearance: September 15th, 2007 / First appearance: September 17th, 1960 Snoopy sits atop his doghouse at night and thinks, "I just know that this is the end!" He looks over the doghouse's edge and thinks, "Those bulldozers will be here first thing on Monday morning to wipe me out!" He lies on top of the doghouse and thinks, "The night is dark and I am lonely....there are so many things I've left unsaid...so many things left undone...." He think Latest appearance: September 14th, 2013 / First appearance: September 17th, 1966 Lucy says, "Look at that bug, will you?" Lucy continues, "He thinks he's better than that other bug . . ." Lucy shouts, "What makes you think you're so great?!" Lucy walks away and says, "I enjoy putting his kind in their place!" First appearance: September 17th, 1981 Lucy holds out Linus' hand. Snoopy approaches and holds out his paw. Lucy says, "You have a sliver, too? Let me see . . ." Lucy looks at Snoopy's paw and says, "I hope you're not as big a coward as my stupid brother . . ." Lucy holds Snoopy's paw and says, "Hold real still now while I . ." Linus says, "It's gonna hurt." Snoopy jumps on Lucy's head. Lucy shouts, "What did yo Latest appearance: September 15th, 2002 / First appearance: September 17th, 1972 Peppermint Patty and Charlie Brown are walking. "The years are going by.." she says. They sit under the tree and Peppermint Patty continues, "I'm scared, Chuck... What if I grow up, and no one ever loves me? We people with big noses are very insecure..." She faces out: "Do you think I have a big nose, Chuck? Do you think someone will love me someday?" "Sure," says, Charlie Brown. First appearance: September 17th, 1998 Marcie sits at her desk in school. Peppermint Patty sleeps at the desk in front of Marcie. Marcie says, "Yes, ma'am... I'm sure she's asleep." Marcie says, "Should I wake her up?" Peppermin Patty's head falls backward onto Marcie's desk. Marcie says, "I think it's time for her ten o'clock feeding.." Latest appearance: September 21st, 2008 / First appearance: September 17th, 1961 Linus kneels on the floor and peers under a chair and says, "There's a thief around here!" Linus puts his hands on his hips and says, "He just better not let me catch him!" Linus sits on the floor, holding Linus's blanket. Linus shouts, "All right, where is it?!" Snoopy jumps in surprise. Linus walks through the house and says, "Somebody has my blanket and w
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.