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: January 9th, 1979 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "I know you're lonely." Snoopy continues to think, "I still think you should get out more, and I think you should mix with your own kind . . ." Snoopy thinks, "Why don't you get a few birds of a feather, and flock together?" Snoopy thinks, "It was just a suggestion . . ." First appearance: November 17th, 1986 The Beaglescout thinks to Woodstock and two other scouts, "We start our hike in exactly one hour." The Beaglescout continues, "I suggest you get your gear together right now . ." The Beaglescout continues, "And remember, all we're taking with us are the necessities of life!" A camper carries a set of golf clubs. Snoopy rolls his eyes. Latest appearance: June 28th, 2003 / First appearance: July 3rd, 1971 Snoopy sits on the doghouse with Woodstock's typewriter. Woodstock flies toward the doghouse. Woodstock types and grumbles. Woodstock continues to type and grumble. Snoopy thinks, "Secretaries hate to come in on a Saturday morning . ." First appearance: July 14th, 1972 Linus, Snoopy and Woodstock stand next to a tree and look up. Linus says, "A strange creature in Woodstock's nest?" Linus says, "Maybe it's a hedge toad . ." Snoopy thinks, "That's just what I was thinking." Linus walks away and says, "I have a book at home that tells all about such strange creatures . . . I'll go get it . . ." Linus returns with the book. He says, "Here it First appearance: February 27th, 1998 Snoopy says, "When you're a puppy, one of the first things they teach you is to 'shake hands'"Snoopy says, "Then you know what mom always said?"Snoopy says, "Make sure you wash your paws afterward..." First appearance: October 1st, 1977 Snoopy and Woodstock sit on the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Here's the way I see it . . ." Woodstock sings. Snoopy thinks, "You were put here on earth to sing your bird songs and help make the world beautiful . . ." Snoopy continues to think, "In return, they shoot at you with BB guns and slingshots!" Snoopy lies on the doghouse while Woodstock stands on his stomach. Snoopy t First appearance: September 11th, 1976 Snoopy stands on the doghouse and holds Woodstock. He thinks, "Hey, cat! We're playing 'King Kong.'" Snoopy snarls and holds Woodstock out in one hand. He thinks, "Look! I'm standing on top of the Empire State Building holding Fay Wray!" Snoopy and Woodstock are hit by the cat. Snoopy and Woodstock lie on the ground dazed. Snoopy thinks, "Just for that, we won't ask him to Latest appearance: February 13th, 2003 / First appearance: February 20th, 1971 Woodstock flies into an open mailbox. Woodstock crashes into the back of the mailbox. Woodstock flies back out of the mailbox upside down. Snoopy sits on the doghouse and thinks, "If Woodstock was a letter, he'd be fourth class!" First appearance: September 13th, 1987 Snoopy looks up at Woodstock and thinks,"Today is 'Grandparents Day'" They are sitting on the grass and Snoopy thinks,"Gramma used to like to listen to the hymns on the radio..." Snoopy looks down at Woodstock and continues,"You know what i always remember about my grampa? His joke!" He looks off to one side and thinks,"He had one joke, and in the evening when we'd all sit First appearance: July 5th, 1993 Snoopy sits on his doghouse. Woodstock falls towards the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "This would be a much better world if dogs could fly, too . ." Snoopy and Woodstock sit on the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Imagine a warm summer night . . ." Snoopy thinks, "And overhead, a sky filled with dogs barking." First appearance: November 21st, 1977 Woodstock and Snoopy walk in the snow. Woodstock wears a fur cap and carries a stick. Woodstock stops and speaks. Woodstock continues to walk. Snoopy thinks, "The polar bears are in trouble today." Latest appearance: January 11th, 2003 / First appearance: January 16th, 1971 Snoopy sits on the ground. Woodstock stands on a rock. Snoopy looks at Woodstock and thinks, "Someday Woodstock is going to be a great eagle . ." Woodstock flies straight up in the air. Snoopy smiles and thinks, "He's going to soar thousands of feet above the ground . . ." Woodstock flies upside down in front of Snoopy. Snoopy frowns and thinks, "Well, maybe hundreds of feet above First appearance: December 15th, 1986 Snoopy is inside his doghouse. He thinks, "Eight ball in the corner? You're kidding . ." Snoopy thinks, "Ha! You missed!" Woodstock leaves the doghouse looking angry. Snoopy emerges from the doghouse with a pool rack hanging on his head. He thinks, "Never play pool with a sore loser!" First appearance: May 26th, 1981 Snoopy wears a hat. Woodstock speaks. Snoopy thinks, "Thank you . . I'm glad you like it." Woodstock speaks. Snoopy frowns and thinks, "But you can stop shouting, 'come back, Shane!'" First appearance: July 17th, 1972 Woodstock stands alone and looks up a tree. Linus says, "We're getting there Snoopy!" Linus climbs through leaves and says, "We're going to climb this tree, and find out who's in Woodstock's nest . . ." Linus pokes his head out of the top of the tree. He says, "We made it! I'm at the top of the tree!" Snoopy looks at the ground and thinks, "If this is the top of the tree, w 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: October 29th, 2000 / First appearance: October 27th, 1974 The World Famous Golf Pro is on the course with Woodstock, who is speaking. As Snoopy raises his club to swing at a ball near the hole, Woodstock speaks. Woodstock talks, following Snoopy as he carries his clubs along. Snoopy holds his club, ready to swing, as Woodstock continues to talk. Walking through trees, Woodstock keeps talking as he follows Snoopy. W Latest appearance: December 5th, 2015 / First appearance: December 7th, 1968 Peppermint Patty looks out the door at the snow. She says, "When there's snow on the ground, you should feed the birds . ." Peppermint Patty grinds bread into crumbs. She smiles and says, "They really like bread crumbs." Peppermint Patty approaches Woodstock with a bowl of bread crumbs. Woodstock stands in the snow in a pile of bread crumbs. First appearance: February 10th, 1996 Woodstock and Snoopy sit atop the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "You and I are a lot a like . . Just a common bird and a common dog . ." Snoopy thinks, "Of course, if we had wanted to, we could have been great . ." Snoopy thinks, "But we didn't want to . ." Snoopy thinks, "But if we had wanted to, we could have . ." Snoopy thinks, "But we didn't need to . ." Sno First appearance: July 20th, 1975 Snoopy, the Beaglescout, tosses a fish line into a lake while Woodstock covers his eyes. Snoopy fishes. While Snoopy is fishing, Woodstock walks across the fishline. Woodstock stands on the tip of the line and looks down into the lake. Woodstock walks back down the line. Woodstock walks back up the line, carrying a stick. Woodstock sits on the tip of
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, 1957 Patty stands in the lane watching Lucy grimace. Lucy exclaims, "You can't believe anybody these days!" She continues, "I'm getting so I don't trust ANYBODY!!" She says, "The only person in this world whom I really trust is Charlie Brown.." She yells, "And I Don't Even Trust Him!!!" 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 . ." 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!" Latest appearance: May 18th, 2014 / First appearance: May 21st, 1967 Lucy stands in the outfied and yells, "Why should I listen to you, Charlie Brown?!" Charlie Brown stands on the pitcher's mound and yells: "ALL RIGHT, THEN, DO IT YOUR OWN WAY!" "That Lucy drives me crazy! She's the most stubborn person I've ever known!" Charlie Brown comes to Shroeder, who stands on the slope of the mound. "She's stubborn and obstinate and uncompliable and 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 25th, 2008 / First appearance: May 21st, 1961 Snoopy digs a hole in the ground. Snoopy drops a bone into the hole and then covers the hole. Snoopy watches as Linus walks by, dragging his blanket behind him. Snoopy runs after Linus and grabs the blanket with his teeth. Linus hangs on to the blanket and Snoopy drags him. A dazed Linus lies on the ground still clutching his blanket. Snoopy holds the blank 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 First appearance: May 21st, 1995 On the pitcher mound, Charlie looks over into the field and remarks, "Good grief!" Charlie is walking somewhere. Snoopy holds his food dish in his mouth. Charlie asks Snoopy, "May I ask how you intend to play shortstop with a supper dish in your mouth?" A baseball bounces toward Snoopy. Snoopy shoots the bowl in the air and frees hit mouth. Snoopy gets the b First appearance: May 21st, 1998 At the dance, Linus tells Charlie, "See? There she is, Charlie Brown.." Linus says, "There's the little red-haried girl just waiting for you to ask her to dance.." Charlie says, "I wish I were sophisticated like guys you read about in stories.." Snoopy stands by the punch and thinks, "Here's the Scott Fitzgerald hero standing by the punch bowl 'trying to look casual and uni First appearance: May 21st, 1976 Snoopy runs on the doghouse. Charlie Brown watches and says, "I have a surprise for you . ." Charlie Brown continues, "As long as you're jogging, I thought you might like to have a real jogging suit." Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Charlie Brown holds out the jogging suit and says, "Here . . . See how it fits . . ." The legs are too long for Snoopy. He thinks, "It may be a li First appearance: May 21st, 1982 Sally stands outside the school and says, "They say your grandfather was a hotel in Paris . . . Is that true?" The school thinks, "Absolutely! What a great life he led . . . Long lines of taxis pulling up in front . . ." The school continues to think, "Beautiful ladies . . . Fancy gentlemen all dressed up . . ." The school thinks, "What do I get? School buses, raincoats an 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, 1975 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Charlie Brown says, "I think you've forgotten something." Charlie Brown continues, "At the end of the story of the three little pigs, the wolf fell into a pot of boiling water . . ." Charlie Brown asks, "So what do you have to worry about?" Snoopy thinks, "His grandchildren may be out for revenge!" Latest appearance: May 18th, 2006 / First appearance: May 21st, 1959 Charlie Brown and Lucy are walking around the neighborhood. He says, "I'm a great believer in kindness.." He continues with arms outstretched, "I think we should be kind not only to other people, but to animals fish, birds and all living creatures..." They sit on the sidewalk. Lucy says, "I guess you and I have gentle hearts, Charlie Brown..." She continues, "I've always First appearance: May 21st, 1990 Charlie Brown and Snoopy sit on a rock near some trees. Charlie Brown asks, "Do you ever try to imagine what your dream girl would look like?" Snoopy thinks, "She'd have round ears like two cookies, big eyes like two more cookies and a nose like a cookie . ." 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." 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 19th, 2015 / First appearance: May 21st, 1968 Sally walks up behind Charlie Brown and says, "I don't have a calendar in my room." Sally continues, "I never know what day it is . . . Sometimes I don't even know what month it is . . ." Charlie Brown says, "I have a calendar in my room . . If you want to know what day it is, just ask me." Sally asks, "Is it Christmas yet?" 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, 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!"
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.