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: April 10th, 1977 Linus stands in the clearing and exclaims,"Wow!" Sally hurries towards him and asks,"What is it?" Linus exclaims,"Fantastic!" Sally exclaims,"Far out!" He puts his hands to his mouth and says,"That's the biggest egg I've ever seen...." As the egg starts to shake, he exclaims,"The Easter Beagle has done it again!" He continues,"You just have to give him credit...." First appearance: June 2nd, 1981 Snoopy sits with Woodstock. He thinks, "Did it ever occur to you that you might be a dove?" Snoopy continues, "Doves represent cute, cooing, sweet, everything is oh, so nice love!" Woodstock kicks Snoopy in the behind. Snoopy thinks, "Okay, so you're not a dove." First appearance: May 12th, 1986 The Beaglescout stands with Woodstock and other scouts in the forest. The Beaglescout thinks, "Does everyone have his canteen filled?" The Beaglescout thinks, "You can't go on a long hike like this without water." Snoopy thinks, "Always remember . . . Water is our friend . ." They stand in the pouring rain. Snoopy thinks, "Thanks, friend." First appearance: January 20th, 1990 Woodstock holds a crook. Snoopy thinks, "No, you can't be a shepherd because you don't have any sheep . ." Woodstock asks a question. Snoopy pretends to be a sheep. Snoopy says, "Baa!" Snoopy thinks, "I must be out of my mind . ." Latest appearance: November 20th, 2016 / First appearance: November 23rd, 1969 Snoopy sits on the football bench and thinks, "Three minutes to play . . ." Snoopy walks and thinks, "Here's The World Famous Quarterback coming off the bench to win the big game . . ." Snoopy holds his arms out and thinks, "Sixteen! Forty-two! Seven! Hut!!" Snoopy drops back to pass. He thinks, "He fades back, and spots an open receiver . . ." Snoopy throws the foo Latest appearance: March 25th, 2017 / First appearance: March 28th, 1970 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse and sleep. Woodstock and Snoopy continue to sleep. Woodstock begins to slide off the doghouse. Woodstock falls off the doghouse. Snoopy jumps and his ears stand up. Woodstock lies on the ground dazed. Snoopy looks over the edge of the doghouse and thinks, "He's a long way from being ready for telephone wires . . ." First appearance: August 1st, 1993 Snoopy and Woodstock sit atop Snoopy's dog house. Snoopy sniffs a doughnut as Woodstock looks on. Snoopy thinks, "Beautiful!" Woodstock asks a question. Snoopy looks at the doughnut and answers, "No, I don't think so." Woodstock ask anothe rquestion. Snoopy offers the pastry and says, "Okay. Take a look if you want to" Woodstock inspects the doughnut. First appearance: October 20th, 1975 The World Famous Tennis Pro stands with Woodstock. Woodstock speaks. The World Famous Tennis Pro thinks, "Really? How disappointing." The World Famous Tennis Pro continues to think, "No game today . . ." Snoopy walks away and thinks, "Woodstock has 'Tennis wing'!" First appearance: September 1st, 1992 Lucy and Charlie Brown walk by a wall. Lucy says, "Dogs never do anything . . . All they ever really do is sleep!" Lucy says, "Birds are just as bad . . All they ever do is fly around . ." Snoopy, Woodstock and another bird sit on the ground playing cards. Snoopy thinks, "What did she say?" Woodstock thinks of his cards. First appearance: January 15th, 1983 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse as it begins to snow. Snoopy looks down at Woodstock. Snoopy sticks his ear out to protect Woodstock from the snow. Snoopy is covered in snow as he protects Woodstock. Snoopy thinks, "Joe Awning!" Latest appearance: January 10th, 2003 / First appearance: January 15th, 1971 Snoopy and Woodstock lie on the ground and lean against rocks. Snoopy thinks, "When you're young, you think a lot about the future." Snoopy walks with Woodstock and thinks, "You think about life . . ." Snoopy continues to think, "You think a lot about what you hope you'll be . . ." Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Woodstock sits on a flag pole mounted on the doghouse. Snoopy th First appearance: October 3rd, 1976 Snoopy stands on the grass showing Woodstock a football. He points off in front of him. Woodstock walks off. Snoopy stretches a hand in the air. He kicks the football. Snoopy looks up as the rain starts to fall. He runs off as it starts pouring. Woodstock walks through the rain with the football on his head. 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. First appearance: November 18th, 1986 The Beaglescout, Woodstock and another scout sit on the ground. The Beaglescout thinks, "I love nature books." The Beaglescout thinks, "Here's an interesting item . ." The Beaglescout reads, "'A codfish may lay as many as nine million eggs at one time.'" Conrad asks a question. Snoopy thinks, "No, Conrad . . It doesn't say who counted them." Latest appearance: April 24th, 2017 / First appearance: April 20th, 1970 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Snoopy watches Woodstock type. Snoopy thinks, "This is national secretaries week." Snoopy picks up Woodstock and gives him a hug. Woodstock stands on the doghouse dazed. Snoopy smiles and thinks, "Give your secretary a hug!" First appearance: September 16th, 1992 Snoopy and Woodstock sit on the ground. Snoopy thinks, "You like spring better than fall?" Snoopy looks at a leaf that falls from the sky. Snoopy looks at Woodstock who has a leaf on his head and thinks, "I can understand that . ." First appearance: May 11th, 1979 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Maybe you're not a songbird . . . Maybe you're a crow . . . Try some 'caws.'" Woodstock says, "Caw caw caw caw." Snoopy thinks, "No, no, no! Those will never do!" Snoopy smiles and thinks, "Those are hopeless cawses! Hee hee hee!" Snoopy lies on his stomach. Woodstock stands on his behind. Snoopy thinks, "I can't hel 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 9th, 2002 / First appearance: February 5th, 1972 Woodstock sits in a small tree. Woodstock walks alone. Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Woodstock speaks. Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Woodstock sits on Snoopy's feet. Snoopy thinks, "Woodstock wants to fly to distant horizons but he doesn't know where they are." Woodstock sighs. 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: 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: January 18th, 1995 Charlie Brown and Sally sit at the table. Charlie Brown says as Sally writes, "When I write a paper, I try to show the teacher that she has somehow enriched my experience . ." Sally reads, "This is my report on the dumb field trip we took yesterday." Charlie Brown says, "Then again, what do I know?" Sally asks, "How can I write when you're talking?" First appearance: January 18th, 1992 Spike stands in the desert holding the electric cord to a waffle maker. Spike thinks, "When I got up this morning, I thought, 'Gee, wouldn't a waffle taste good?'" First appearance: January 18th, 1957 Snoopy sits in the snow catching snowflakes with his tongue. He continues to catch snowflakes. He thinks, "Whew, I'm full!" He walks off thinking, "I'll bet if I ate one more snowflake I'd turn into a blizzard!" First appearance: January 18th, 1977 Linus and Sally get off the bus. Sally asks, "What's the sense in taking a field trip in the snow?" Sally continues, "What are we studying, Washington at Valley Forge?" Sally holds her face and says, "Maybe we're studying frostbite." Sally continues, "If my ears fall off, I'm gonna sue the school board!" First appearance: January 18th, 1988 The World Famous Surgeon walks towards a smiling Linus. Snoopy walks past Linus. Linus says to Charlie Brown, "You know what's a bad sign?" Linus says, "When you meet your doctor in the hallway of the hospital, and he doesn't recognize you . ." First appearance: January 18th, 1978 Linus walks out of the school. Sally asks, "Will you walk home from school with me, Linus?" Sally says, "I think the powers of darkness are out to get me . . ." Linus says, "I doubt if I could ever protect you from the powers of darkness." Sally asks, "How about a third-grader who claims I broke his ruler?" First appearance: January 18th, 1958 Linus and Charlie Brown are in a sled going downhill. Charlie Brown says, "My dad says when he was little, the kids used to slide down hill on pieces of cardboard.." They pick up speed and Linus asks, "Was that in the olden days?" Charlie Brown replies, "Well, it was before World War I.." They flip over as the sled hits a bump. Buried to the neck in snow, Linus says, "Oh, First appearance: January 18th, 1983 Rerun sits on the back of the bike wearing a hat. He says, "So here I am again, riding on the back of my mother's bicycle . . ." Rerun says, "What happens? She meets a friend, and we stop to talk . . ." Rerun says, "In the meantime, I'm starving to death." Rerun puts his mitten in his mouth and says, "I don't think I can exist sucking the juice from a wet mitten . . ." Latest appearance: January 25th, 2000 / First appearance: January 18th, 1974 Snoopy lies on his stomach on the doghouse. Charlie Brown holds a dish of food and says, "I'm sorry you've been feeling nervous lately . ." Charlie Brown continues, "I wonder what the trouble could be . . ." Charlie Brown says, "Maybe I'm not feeding you enough . . . Or maybe I've been feeding you too much . . ." Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "Just what I need . . Latest appearance: January 15th, 2015 / First appearance: January 18th, 1968 Charlie Brown knocks on a door. Lucy opens the door. Charlie Brown asks, "Is this where the 'Crab-in' is being held?" Charlie Brown tumbles backward. Lucy shouts, "Who wants to know?" Charlie Brown lies on the doorstep dazed. He says, "This must be the place." Latest appearance: January 22nd, 2002 / First appearance: January 18th, 1972 Peppermint Patty and Snoopy sit at a table. Snoopy wears a bow tie. Peppermint Patty says, "I don't believe anyone has the right to tell another person what she should wear . . ." Peppermint Patty frowns and says, "In my opinion the dress code is piggy." Snoopy thinks, "When the reason for a role ceases, so should the role itself." Peppermint Patty continues, "I really don't have a Latest appearance: January 13th, 2003 / First appearance: January 18th, 1971 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Woodstock speaks. Woodstock sits on the doghouse and laughs. Woodstock and Snoopy stare at each other. Woodstock and Snoopy turn away from each other. Snoopy thinks, "Birds don't know how to tell jokes." Latest appearance: January 15th, 2017 / First appearance: January 18th, 1970 Lucy walks, smiling. She hears music. Frieda is leaning against the piano as Shroeder plays. Lucy demands, "What are you doing here?" Frieda says, "Who wants to know? Maybe I just like music!" Lucy sits next to Frieda, leaning up against the piano: "Do you like Beethoven?" she asks. Shroeder plays. "What?" Lucy says, "If you're going to hang around here, you've got First appearance: January 18th, 1991 Lucy tries to catch snow on her tongue. Snoopy jumps in front of Lucy intercepting a snowflake. Lucy yells, "Stop taking all the good ones!" Latest appearance: January 15th, 2009 / First appearance: January 18th, 1962 Snoopy sits on his doghouse looking at a snowman. Snoopy thinks, "I just want you to know that for me this has been a very happy week." Snoopy continues, "It's not easy that someone drops by who is so easy to get along with so I hope you'll . . ." Snoopy looks up at the sun. Snoopy thinks, "Oh, no!!" Latest appearance: January 15th, 2007 / First appearance: January 18th, 1960 Charlie Brown asks, "Snoopy, have you ever thought that you were a bore?" Charlie Brown says, "Have you ever felt that people were bored by everything you said?" Charlie Brown continues, "Have you ever felt that they weren't the least bit interested in anything you . . ." Charlie Brown makes a face as Snoopy snores. Latest appearance: January 15th, 2010 / First appearance: January 18th, 1963 Linus stands in front of a closed door and says, "Grandma . . . I want to apologize . . ." Linus continues, "I want to apologize for what I said about your drinking thirty-two cups of coffee . . . I still like you, Grandma . . ." The door opens. Linus clutches his blanket and smiles. Latest appearance: January 16th, 2012 / First appearance: January 18th, 1965 Snoopy lies awake at night and thinks, "Oh no!" Snoopy thinks, "This is going to be one of those 'toss and turn' nights where I can't get to sleep . . ." Snoopy stnds on his head and thinks, "When none of the normal sleeping positions work you have to try unusual ones . . ." Snoopy hangs off the back of his doghouse by his head and sleeps. First appearance: January 18th, 1996 Snoopy sits on the grass and thinks to Woodstock, "I tried being a sheep dog once . ." Woodstock holds a shepherd's staff. Snoopy crouches and opens his eyes wide. Snoopy thinks, "I used to stare at the sheep like this, but it didn't work . ." Snoopy thinks, "They thought I was just being rude!" First appearance: January 18th, 1987 Snoopy sits atop his doghouse as Charlie Brown reaches up to him with an envelope saying, "It's a letter from your brother Spike." Snoopy smiles, looks at the letter, and thinks, Good ol' Spike!" Spike leans forward on a rock in the desert writing a letter. He writes, "Dear Snoopy," He sits down, looks at the letter, and reads,"Just thought I'd drop you a line to let you k
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.