Back at the Barnyard

Season 1 Episode 8

Raging Cow / The Great Sheep Escape

Aired Saturday 10:30 AM Feb 16, 2008 on Nickelodeon



  • Trivia

    • At the beginning of the wrestling championships "Disaster in the Pasture," Pig is in the audience at the same time he was locked up with Pip.

    • The fish-slapping skit by the Green Man Group is an homage to the 1970s Monty Python's Flying Circus skit.

  • Quotes

    • Abby: Right...I never had a crazy uncle...
      Uncle: Mr. Bunny has betrayed me! We have to close the beaches! We can't close the beaches; we're a summer town. Get these turtles out of my head! Annnnd...Lindy! Yah da! Ya dow!

    • Don Bling: Otis, I think you have what it takes to make it in the professional wrestling game.
      Otis: Really? Wow! Being a pro wrestler is one of the 637 things I've always dreamed about.

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • When talking to the truck driver, Otis mentions a show called America's Next Top Truck Driver. This is the spoof of the reality show, America's Next Top Model.

    • The 'Green Guy Group' is a direct parody to the Blue Man Group, a musical group that plays all percussion.

    • Don Bling
      The name of the hedgehog Don Bling is a spoof of well-known fight promoter, Don King.

    • The title of this episode, "Raging Cow," is an allusion to the 1980 Martin Scorsese film Raging Bull starring Robert De Niro.