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: March 20th, 1980 Woodstock and Snoopy sit on the doghouse. Woodstock speaks. Snoopy speaks and asks a question. Woodstock speaks. Snoopy speaks. Snoopy thinks, "I think it's too late for me to learn a second language." Latest appearance: February 29th, 2000 / First appearance: February 25th, 1974 Woodstock flies in the air. Woodstock flies upside down in the air. Woodstock approaches to land. Woodstock lands on the doghouse. Snoopy stands on the doghouse and holds a sock in the air. He thinks, "It's embarrassing holding the windsock!" First appearance: May 29th, 1982 Woodstock lies in his nest asleep; a flower is in front of him. A scared Woodstock suddenly awakens. Snoopy sits on the doghouse with Woodstock. Woodstock speaks. Snoopy thinks, "I can believe it looked at you, but I can't believe it growled . . ." First appearance: December 30th, 1979 Snoopy dances along in a party hat thinking,"Boogie down!" He thinks,"Whoopie!!! Bring on the root beer! Bring on the dancing Beaglettes!" He looks down at Woodstock, who is also wearing a party hat. He thinks,"No dancing Beaglettes? You're kidding!" He spreads his hands and thinks,"How can you have a New Year's party without dancing Beaglettes?!" He walks off angry and t First appearance: April 2nd, 1980 Woodstock sits in his nest. The World Famous Census Taker stands next to him and thinks, "Good morning from the census bureau." The World Famous Census Taker continues to think, "If you don't mind, I'd like to ask you a few questions . . ." The World Famous Census Taker thinks, "What is your net income?" Snoopy writes and thinks, "'Four worms a day' got it!" Latest appearance: October 9th, 2004 / First appearance: October 10th, 1970 Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Woodstock and a friend stand next to the doghouse and sing. Snoopy looks over the edge of the doghouse. Woodstock and two friends stand next to the doghouse and sing. Woodstock stands next to the doghouse alone and sings. Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "Saturday night!" 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: June 19th, 2017 / First appearance: June 22nd, 1970 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Woodstock flies toward him upside down. Snoopy thinks, "I finally found out what that stupid bird's name is . . ." Woodstock flies past Snoopy. Snoopy thinks, "You'll never believe it . ." Woodstock sits on the doghouse and smiles. Snoopy thinks, "Woodstock!" First appearance: November 4th, 1998 Woodstock hops up to Snoopy with a nest attached to his leg. Woodstock speaks. Woodstock speaks again. Snoopy says, "I don't know... how can you get your foor caught in a nest?" First appearance: November 28th, 1997 Snoopy sits in front of his dog dish. He looks from side to side. Snoopy's dog dish is turned up side down and he looks around. Snoopylifts his dish to reveal Woodstock hiding beneath. Snoopy thinks, "Thanksgiving is over!" Woodstock smiles. First appearance: September 23rd, 1989 Peppermint Patty holds a football and says, "Thanks for coming guys . ." Peppermint Patty continues, "I'm glad somebody is still interested in playing football . ." Snoopy wears a football helmet. Woodstock and his friends march in line wearing football helmets. Snoopy thinks, "Just try never to bring up the subject of knee surgery." First appearance: December 27th, 1981 Woodstock stands on a branch looking in the window of the house. Schroeder sits playing on the piano with the musical staff over the piano. Woodstock flies towards the musical staff. Schroeder jumps as Woodstock crashes through the musical staff causing a break. They look at each other. A panic Woodstock looks at the break in the musical staff. Schro First appearance: April 13th, 1987 Woodstock sits on Snoopy's nose holding an umbrella. It is raining. It stops raining. Woodstock folds the umbrella up. Snoopy rolls his eyes as Woodstock hangs the umbrella on his nose. First appearance: January 13th, 1983 Woodstock pilots Snoopy the helicopter. Snoopy and Woodstock fly over a sidewalk. The helicopter flips upside down as tries to land on the ground. Snoopy thinks, "Whoop!" Snoopy's and Woodstock's feet stick out of a snowbank. Lucy and Linus walk by, and Linus says, "The traffic helicopter reports, 'icy sidewalks.'" Latest appearance: January 3rd, 2004 / First appearance: December 30th, 1971 Snoopy sits on the doghouse. Woodstock flies toward him with a small piece of paper. Snoopy holds the paper. Woodstock flies away. Snoopy looks at the paper and thinks, "How nice . ." Snoopy smiles and reads, "You are cordially invited to an open nest." Latest appearance: October 23rd, 2003 / First appearance: October 28th, 1971 Snoopy lies on the doghouse. Charlie Brown says, "Telephone!" Snoopy walks and thinks, "I'll bet I know what it is . ." Snoopy holds the phone and thinks, "I knew it . ." He hears Woodstock speak and say, "102 degrees." Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "On Thursdays, secretaries always call in sick . ." First appearance: June 8th, 1975 Woodstock yawns while he sits on top of the doghouse with Snoopy, Woodstock sighs while Snoopy gets sleepy. Snoopy yawns. Snoopy and Woodstock sleep while they sit on Snoopy's roof. Woodstock wakes Snoopy up with a weird sound. Woodstock dreams of himself in a cage. Snoopy is curious. Woodstock suddenly wakes up startled and startling Snoopy. First appearance: November 10th, 1978 The World Famous Football Star thinks, "What's that?" Woodstock sits in Snoopy's water dish and speaks. The World Famous Football Star thinks, "I know how you feel." The World Famous Football Star stands by Woodstock in the water dish and continues to think, "Maybe someday our team will have a regular whirlpool." First appearance: August 28th, 1976 Snoopy sits on the doghouse and looks confused. Woodstock walks in the grass. He wears a scuba mask and snorkel. Snoopy lies on his stomach and looks over the edge of the doghouse. Woodstock stands on the edge of Snoopy's water dish. Woodstock swims in the water dish. Snoopy lies on the doghouse and thinks, "The abalone are in trouble today!" Latest appearance: April 22nd, 2017 / First appearance: May 2nd, 1970 Snoopy lies on the doghouse and sleeps. Woodstock sleeps on Snoopy's stomach. Woodstock sits up. Woodstock stands on Snoopy's stomach and sings. Snoopy thinks, "I hate people who sing in the morning!"
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 21st, 1978 Lucy sits sunk down in a bean bag. She says, "I'm mad!" Lucy continues, "When I'm mad, I just want to sulk in my bean bag." Lucy says, "I just want to lie here alone, and be mad!" Snoopy sits in the bean bag with Lucy. Lucy shouts, "I said, 'Alone!'" Latest appearance: September 18th, 2013 / First appearance: September 21st, 1966 Lucy and Linus look at the remains of the doghouse, Lucy says, "Just look at that, will you . . ." Linus says, "I wonder how it started . . . " Lucy says, "He was probably smoking in bed . . ." Linus says, "They say he lost everything . . . " Lucy continues, "I'll bet that was it . . . I'll bet he was smoking in bed . . . " Linus says, "Fire is a terrible thing . . . " L First appearance: September 21st, 1957 Linus, sucking his thumb and holding his blanket, approaches Charlie Brown who sitting against a tree. Charlie Brown says, "I feel real low today.." Linus asks, "Do you want to use my blanket?" Charlie Brown shouts, "No, I Don't Want To Use Your Stupid Blanket!" Linus resumes sucking his thumb and holding his blanket while Charlie Brown grimaces. Linus asks, "What's the m First appearance: September 21st, 1990 The Foreign Legionnaire lies in a sleeping bag at night and thinks, "Here's the world famous sergeant of the foreign legion camping out in the desert with his troops . ." Snoopy thinks, "The nights are cold and lonely . . ." Snoopy lies next to the beach ball and thinks, "Who wants to cuddle up with a beach ball?" Woodstock laughs. Latest appearance: September 19th, 2015 / First appearance: September 21st, 1968 Linus punts a football. Sally waits to catch the football. Sally tears the laces out of the football. Linus stands next to Sally. Sally tears the football apart and says, "I was wondering what was inside it . . ." First appearance: September 21st, 1982 Linus and Charlie Brown stand at the wall. Linus says, "Nothing goes on forever." Linus continues, "All good things must come to an end . . ." Linus and Charlie Brown rest on the wall. Charlie Brown asks, "When do good things start?" Latest appearance: September 18th, 2008 / First appearance: September 21st, 1961 Lucy stands behind the psychiatric help booth and says to Linus, "Living is living! Living is what counts!" Lucy says, "People come to me and ask me how to live . . . I tell them that to live is to live! Living is what makes living!" Linus walks up to Frieda. Frieda asks, "Is the doctor in?" Linus replies, "No, I think she's way out!" First appearance: September 21st, 1977 Linus kneels on the ground and holds a football. Sally asks, "All I have to do is kick it, right?" The ball reamins upright. Linus walks away and says, "Right." Sally stands and looks at the ball. Sally shouts, "What if it kicks me back?" First appearance: September 21st, 1983 Peppermint Patty sits in a bed and says, "Yes, sir, I understand . . . You're going to test me for narcolepsy because I fall asleep in school all the time." Peppermint Patty browses through a pamphlet and says, "I've been reading about narcolepsy in this pamphlet." Peppermint Patty says, "No, sir . . I didn't finish it . . ." Peppermint Patty frowns and says, "I fell asleep First appearance: September 21st, 1999 Olaf, Snoopy and Andy sit on the ground. Andy says, "So we started off toward the west..." Snoopy says, "How did you know which way is west?" Andy says, "Someone said the sun sets in the west.." Andy says, "But then it gets dark.." Olaf says, "We didn't think of that.." First appearance: September 21st, 1972 Schroeder plays the piano. Lucy leans on the piano and claims, "You have no idea how important it is for a girl to get presents." Lucy continues, "If no one gives her presents, her life has no meaning!" Lucy turns around and stares at Schroeder. Lucy asks, "Aren't you interested in the meaning of life?" First appearance: September 21st, 1998 Peppermint Patty lies on her bed and talks on the phone. Peppermint Patty says, "Hey, Chuck, you ready for some back yard football?" Peppermint Patty says, "Me an' Marcie can get over there anytime you're ready.." Charlie Brown stands holding the phone. Snoopy stands next to him. Charlie Brown says, "I think we've moved away, and I don't know what our new address is.." First appearance: September 21st, 1992 Charlie Brown stands in front of a tree and says, "This is real love . . ." Charlie Brown says, "Real love is standing behind a tree so you can see her when she leaves her house." Charlie Brown says, "Of course, it can sometimes be embarrassing . . ." Charlie Brown says, "Like when you discover you've been standing on the wrong side of the tree . ." Latest appearance: September 21st, 1997 / First appearance: September 21st, 1997 Lucy holds a ball and says, "Charlie Brown..." Charlie says, "Why me? Because I'm stupid, that's why?" Lucy holds the football for Charlie to punt. She says, "So what we'll do, see, is I'll hold the ball, and you come running up and kick it.." Charlie says, "Sure, and you pull it away, and I land on my back and kill myself.." Lucy says, "Not necessarily.. People cha Latest appearance: September 20th, 2004 / First appearance: September 21st, 1970 Snoopy and Woodstock sit on the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Poor Woodstock . . He can't decide if he should fly south for the winter . ." Woodstock sits on the other end of the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Or stay home . ." Woodstock changes positions. Snoopy thinks, "Or fly south . ." Woodstock sits on the other end of the doghouse. Snoopy thinks, "Or stay home . ." Latest appearance: September 18th, 2014 / First appearance: September 21st, 1967 Snoopy follows Charlie Brown to school. Charlie Brown says, "Sorry Snoopy . . . the new rule says 'No dogs allowed on school playground.'" Snoopy sits outside. Snoopy walks away and thinks, "It's their loss not mine!" First appearance: September 21st, 1995 The World War I Flying Ace lies on the ground above Spike who is in a trench holding a rifle. Snoopy thinks, "Hi, Spike . . How are things in the trenches?" Spike thinks, "We never get tapioca pudding . ." Spike thinks, "When you see General Pershing, ask him why you never get tapioca pudding when you're in the infantry . ." The World War I Flying Ace walks past barbed wir First appearance: September 21st, 1976 Charlie Brown holds a football. Peppermint Patty holds a piece of paper and approaches him. She says, "I think I found a private school, Chuck . . ." Charlie Brown kicks the football. Peppermint Patty says, "Snoopy gave me this brochure . . . They only charge twenty-five dollars . . ." Charlie Brown looks at the brochure and reads, "Ace Obedience School?!" Peppermint Patty says, "I Latest appearance: September 19th, 2007 / First appearance: September 21st, 1960 Snoopy watches Linus and Charlie Brown walk by. Linus says, "So this is 'National Dog Week'...." Snoopy walks alongside them as Linus asks, "I wonder if there's a 'National Cat Week,' too?" Snoopy shudders and stops. He thinks, "National Cat Week?!" He slunks in the grass and thinks, "I wouldn't put it past THEM to demand equal time!" First appearance: September 21st, 1956 Linus and Charlie Brown are walking along the lane. Linus says, "I'm going to my grampa's to spend the week-end!" Charlie Brown asks, "Do you think you may get a little lonesome?" Linus replies, "I've considered that, so I'm going to take along my fuzzy elephant, my teddy bear, my little pillow, and my blanket..." Charlie Brown walks along the lane by himself. He says, "H
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

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  • 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.