Courage the Cowardly Dog - Season 1

Cartoon Network (ended 2002)




Episode Guide

  • The Great Fusilli
    The Great Fusilli
    Episode 13.2
    A traveling stage arrives at the farm, manned by an evil stagemaster who turns Muriel and Eustace into puppets. Courage must save the day once again.
  • Little Muriel
    Episode 13.1
    After the farmhouse is hurled into a powerful tornado, Muriel (the only one in the house at the time) is reverted to the age of 3 1/2. Courage must travel to the southern hemisphere with his petulant owner in order to undo this most baffling regression.
  • Journey to the Center of Nowhere
    Angered both by a drought and Muriel's use of eggplants in cooking, a humanized troupe of eggplants plot her downfall deep underground. Using some quick computer work, and a rather uncanny disguise, Courage manages to save his owner and even palliate the irate vegetables.
  • Klub Katz
    Klub Katz
    Episode 11.2
    Vacationing on a cruise ship that sinks, Muriel, Courage and the Farmer end up on a deserted island. The one inhabitant they find is Katz, who runs an unusual "resort."
  • Heads of Beef
    Episode 11.1
    Eustace and Courage go into town for a hamburger, but this particular diner is serving up some strange-looking burgers. Courage suspects evil doings.
  • The Precious, Wonderful, Adorable, Lovable Duckling
    The Farmer cracks an egg and a little duckling pops out, instantly claiming the Farmer as his "Mama." But the sweet little duckling wants the Farmer all to himself.
  • The Snowman Cometh
    Episode 10.1
    Muriel, Courage and the Farmer are vacationing in the Arctic. Under the threat of global warming, an evil snowman tries to save himself by stealing the human "anti-melting" gene from them.
  • Everyone Wants to Direct
    A famous film director (who is really a zombie) comes to the farm to shoot his next film. The Farmer accepts greedily, unaware that the director really just wants to devour Muriel.
  • 3/2/00
    After a rainstorm, a puddle queen materializes at the farm. She woos Eustace and drags him down into her puddle world. Muriel is heartbroken, of course, so Courage must save Eustace.
  • The Gods Must Be Goosey
    A goose god falls in love with Muriel and tries every possible way to take her to the heavens as his queen. Courage, unwilling to forsake his kindly owner to the divine gander, antagonizes the courter at every turn.
  • 1/28/00
    When a hunchback knocks at the farmhouse door on a rainy night, the Farmer turns him away, but Courage discovers Hunchy in the hayloft and, much to the Farmer's disgust, befriends him.
  • The Clutching Foot
    The Clutching Foot
    Episode 7.2
    When the Farmer's entire body is engulfed in fungus, Courage must personally provide the distasteful cure.
  • King Ramses' Curse
    Episode 7.1
    Courage discovers an ancient artifact buried outside the house. The Farmer refuses to return it, believing he can get a fortune for it. Unfortunately, the artifact carries a terrible curse.
  • Shirley the Medium
    Shirley the Medium
    Episode 6.2
    Courage finds a locked box that belonged to the Farmer's deceased brother Horst. The Farmer thinks it's full of his brother's money, but when the box is finally opened, he's in for a surprise.
  • The Duck Brothers
    Episode 6.1
    Duck Brothers come to Nowhere from outer space to rescue their brother but end up kidnapping Muriel. Courage must save her, and ends up helping the brothers as well.
  • Night of the Weremole
    Episode 5.2
    While in the garden, Muriel is bitten by what she thinks is a rabbit. But when she transforms into a weremole, Courage must find the antidote.
  • Mother's Day
    Mother's Day
    Episode 5.1
    The Farmer goes to visit his mother for Mother's Day, taking a reluctant Courage along with him.
  • Freaky Fred
    Freaky Fred
    Episode 4.2
    Muriel's nephew Fred, a deranged barber, comes for a visit at the farm. Much to Courage's distress, they get locked in the bathroom together.
  • Hothead
    Episode 3.2
    Tired of his less than opulent scalp, Eustace participates in an experimental trial to cure male-pattern baldness. The medicine he acquires does not offer him a single follicle, but gifts him with the ability to blow up anything he feels rage towards. Courage must find a way from keeping his irate master from anger, or risk his beloved Muriel exploding.moreless
  • Dr. Le Quack, Amnesia Specialist
    Caught in the backlash of a freak roofing accident, Muriel is struck with amnesia, leaving Eustace free reign to make the house just as he has always wanted it: without Courage. Cast out of his home, Courage calls in the help of Dr. Le Quack, a purported amnesiac therapist.
  • The Shadow of Courage
    Episode 2.1
    A wealthy miser dies alone in his observatory, releasing his playful shadow. The shadow plays tricks and pranks aplenty on the denizens of Nowhere, until Courage encourages him to become shadow to a star in the sky.
  • Little Muriel; The Great Fusilli
    A tornado turns Muriel into a 3-year-old. Also, a strange stage driver turns Muriel and Eustace into puppets, and Courage scrambles to undo the damage.
  • 3/30/00
    Little Muriel: Muriel is picked up by a tornado and is turned into a little kid. Courage has to put up with Little Muriel's antics and must find a tornado spinning the opposite direction to change Muriel back.

    The Great Fusilli: A traveling trailer comes by. The Great Fusilli houses it and decides to make Eustace, Muriel, and Courage acting stars in his portable set. But Courage discovers a bunch of marionettes and sees that Eustace and Muriel have transformed into marionettes. Courage must stop the madness.moreless

  • Revenge of Chicken from Outer Space; Journey to the Center of Nowhere
    The chicken from outer space wants revenge on Courage for blowing up his head; and an army of angry eggplants makes plans for Muriel.
  • Revenge of the Chicken from Outer Space: Courage notices a familiar UFO come toward the Bagge's House. He sees a chicken (the same chicken from the pilot episode. Courage shot the chicken with a raygun and blew up the chicken's head) The chicken wants revenge, so he captures Muriel. Courage saves her before any harm is done. He captures Eustace and pulls off his head with a plunger! The chicken (with Eustace's head) chases Muriel and Courage, but later everything turns out OK with the exception of Eustace's missing head.

    Journey to the Center of Nowhere: Muriel's homegrown eggplants (that live underground) aren't getting enough water and try to attack her. Courage, after constantly trying, finally stops the eggplants from eating Muriel and give the eggplants water. Everything goes back to normal, and Muriel wins an award for the best eggplants.moreless

  • Cajun Granny Stew
    Cajun Granny Stew
    Episode 1.2
    A fox cooks up a delicious "Cajun Granny Stew" to enter in a cooking contest, but he's missing one ingredient: the Granny. Now Courage must save Muriel from ending up in the pot.
  • 3/16/00
    Heads of Beef: Muriel is sick, so she sends Courage and Eustace to go to the bakery for her. Eustace gets in his truck and decides to go to eat first. He goes to a place called "Burgers: Really Cheap!" The owner is a pig named Jonn Bonne. He gives Eustace and Courage burgers. When Courage sees a guy come into a room and not come back, he thinks he was made into a burger because the burger looks just like him. He goes down and sees Jonn Bonne and his wife talking over a silhouette of a person's head on a table! The Bonnes go after Courage, but he escapes through the mail slot and runs all the way home. Muriel has gotten better. It turns out the heads were really sculptures made of hamburger meat that Jonn Bonne makes. He, his wife, Eustace and that guy eat one of Eustace.

    Klub Katz: Courage, Muriel, and Eustace go on a cruise, but a tidal wave strands them onto an island. Katz returns and says he'll let stay at "Klub Katz." Muriel and Eustace go into a "spa," where they're turned into a wrecking ball and washing machine! Katz makes them fight for his amusement. Courage turns into a helicopter and rescues Muriel.moreless

  • Heads of Beef; Klub Katz
    Eustace and Courage go into town for a bite to eat, but the burgers they get are rather suspicious; then, Muriel, Eustace and Courage are shipwrecked on a desert island with evil Katz.
  • 11/12/99
    Courage, Muriel, and Eustace go to a motel that has huge spiders. Courage has to save them by challenging the owner, Katz, to a dodge ball match.
  • The Snowman Cometh; The Precious, Wonderful, Adorable, Lov
    While Courage, Eustace and Muriel are vacationing in the Arctic, they meet an evil snowman who wants to steal their anti-melting genes; and a breakfast egg produces a duck that falls in love with Muriel and wants her all to himself.
  • The Snowman Cometh: Courage, Muriel, and Eustace go on vacation to the North Pole. Courage goes out to get firewood and comes back to the igloo (their vacation house)and finds out that Eustace and Muriel are gone. Now it is up to Courage to rescue Eustace and Muriel from the snowman who took them away. The Precious, Wonderful, Adorable, Loveable Duckling: Courage finds a duck egg, brings it inside, and gives it to Eustace. Eustace thinks he is going to eat it for breakfast, but finds out its still alive. Once it hatches it believes Eustace is it's mom and eventually becomes Eustace's servant.moreless
  • Queen of the Black Puddle; Everyone Wants to Direct
    Queen of the Black Puddle: A Queen who lives in a puddle in the yard of the farm rises up out of the puddle. Eustace sees this Queen and decides to follow the hot chick. Little does he know that she is bad and plans to eat him. She drags him into the puddmoreless
  • Queen of the Black Puddle:
    A Queen who lives in a puddle in the yard of the farm rises up out of the puddle. Eustace sees this Queen and decides to follow her to her Castle in the puddle. Little does he know that she plans to eat him as she did to many others. Courage follows, saving him and getting out of the puddle as they just miss being captured.

    Everybody Wants to Direct:
    Benton Tarentella and Erin Von Volkheim are two dead jailed movie directors who shoot a fake movie in order to eat Muriel. Eustace wants to shoot the movie for the money, while Muriel simply loves to be on camera. Courage hates the idea. Eustace eventually locks Courage up in a trunk where he rewrites the script so Muriel gets saved. Then, Benton and Erin get in a fight, caused by Courage's change of script, and claim to never work together again, shortly thereafter burying themselves back where they've always been buried: under the Bagge's basement!moreless

  • The Hunchback of Nowhere: A hunchback who is rejected by everyone wants to find a house to sleep in. He goes to the Bagge house, but Eustace rejects him. It's raining and Courage gets Eustace's raincoat and finds the hunchback in the barn. He is very friendly and together have fun doing shadow puppets, acrobatic stunts and bell ringing. Muriel is happy to have the hunchback stay with them, but Eustace wants him to go.

    The Gods Must Be Goosey: A Goose God wants to marry Muriel. He flirts with her, but Courage is angry because he thinks the Goose God will take Muriel away forever. He tries to act as though Eustace is being nice to Muriel. Muriel says she can't marry the goose god because she's "already spoken for". The Goose God tries to kidnap her, but when Courage makes Eustace's truck honk, the Goose God loves it and leaves Muriel. He ends up marrying Eustace's truck!moreless

  • The Hunchback of Nowhere; The Gods Must Be Goosey
    The Hunchback of Nowhere: A hunchback who is rejected by everyone wants to find a house to sleep in. He goes to the Bagge house, but Eustace rejects him. It's raining and Courage gets Eustace's raincoat and finds the hunchback in the barn. He is very frie
  • King Ramses' Curse: Courage finds a slab that belonged to a dead guy named King Ramses. A guy named Professor Flith comes and says the slab belongs in the museum. However, Eustace (knowing it's worth a lot) won't give it to him. So, the ghost of King Ramses comes and causes plagues to happen that won't stop until Eustace returns the slab to the museum. The first is a flood, the second is loud music, and the third is locusts. The slab is finally returned, but Eustace is now possessed by King Ramses, as punishment for his greediness.

    The Clutching Foot: Eustace gets a terrible foot fungus, and it grows until it takes over Eustace's body! The foot makes Courage steal money or else Muriel "gets it." Courage goes on the computer and finds out dog spit will get rid of the fungus. So, he licks the foot until it's gone and Eustace is back.moreless

  • King Ramses Curse; The Clutching Foot
    Courage finds a cursed artifact stolen from a museum buried outside the house, and when Eustace tries to open it, the curse is invoked. Later, Eustace's foot fungus swallows him whole and Courage must provide the cure.
  • The Duck Brothers: Two ducks put an electric device on Muriel's head and she becomes under their control by a remote. The ducks do this so they can save there third brother, who is trapped in a kitchen and ready to be eaten by humans. Eventually, the same is done with Eustace. Courage talks to the Ducks and works out a plan to save their brother. Courage, Eustace, and Muriel settle peace with the duck brothers. The ducks go back home into space.

    Shirley the Medium: Eustace hires Shirley the medium to settle differences between Eustace and his dead brother, Horace. Some creepy stuff happens and Eustace gets his brother's box, but not in a good way.moreless

  • The Duck Brothers; Shirley the Medium
    Two duck brothers from outer space kidnap Muriel, so Courage mounts a rescue. Also: a mysterious locked box that may contain a fortune frustrates Eustace, so he hires a psychic to help him.
  • 12/17/99
    Mother's Day: Eustace & Courage visit Ma (Eustace's Mother). Muriel refuses to see her. Ma however is not thrilled to see Eustace. She treats Eustace like dirt but gives Courage a much better treating, to him. So Eustace tries his best to get Ma to be fond of him. Night of the Weremole: Muriel is picking carrots out of the garden and feeds a rabbit one. She gets bit and only thinks it was a rabbit. They go to Dr. Vindaloo to find the cure. He just says to keep soaking it. She turns into a weremole, an animal who has a taste for biting people and rabbits. Once your bitten by one, you become one yourself. Courage must dress up as a rabbit, to get his attention, then pull a hair from the original weremole that bit her and feed it to Weremole-Muriel to turn her back to normal.moreless
  • Night of the Weremole; Mother's Day
    Muriel is bitten by a weremole while gardening and turns into a bloodthirsty creature, so Courage searches for an antidote. Also, Eustace visits his mother on Mother's Day and drags a reluctant Courage with him.
  • Demon in the Mattress: Muriel orders a new mattress, and when she lays on it, a demon inside the mattress enters her body and takes over. Courage gets rid of the demon by finding a chant on The Computer. It exits Muriel's body and the mattress is sent back.

    Freaky Fred: Muriel invites her deranged relative, Fred, to their home. He has a problem, though. He can't stop giving haircuts. He shaves all of Courage's hair off, and he gets caught by the police, who send him back to an insane asylum.moreless

  • The Demon in the Mattress; Freaky Fred
    Muriel's new mattress is possessed by a demon, which takes over her body.
  • Courage Meets Big Foot; Hothead
    Courage Meets Bigfoot: Bigfoot comes to the Bagge house. Courage and Bigfoot have a food fight, dance in Carmen Miranda outfits and have a good time. All the fun comes to an abrupt stop as soon as a mob of people arrive to get a reward for Bigfoot. Bigf
  • 11/26/99
    Courage Meets Bigfoot: Bigfoot comes to the Bagge house. Courage and Bigfoot have a food fight, dance in Carmen Miranda outfits and have a good time. All the fun comes to an abrupt stop as soon as a mob of people arrive to get a reward for Bigfoot. Bigfoot's mom shows up and takes him home, without anyone getting hurt (except for Eustace).

    Hothead: Eustace wants more hair on his head and buys this new tonic. Little does he know that when he gets mad, the effect of the tonic makes him dangerously angry!moreless

  • The Shadow of Courage; Le Quack
    Courage sends for a doctor when Muriel is struck with amnesia.
  • The Shadow of Courage / Dr. Le Quack Amnesia Specialist
    The Shadow of Courage: A scientist dies, and his shadow spooks the town of Nowhere, and then the Bagge's house. The shadow then admits he is tired of scaring people, and decides to become a star in the sky, literally!

    Dr. Le Quack Amnesia Specialist: Muriel is hit on the head by a fly-away piece of the roof and develops amnesia. Eustace takes full advantage of this and turns his wife into a "slave woman." Courage goes on the internet to find an amnesia specialist, but is answered by Le Quack, a thief who poses as a doctor! Courage tries to get help, while Le Quack tortures Muriel for information on where her valuables are.moreless
  • Night at the Katz Hotel; Cajun Granny Stew
    Courage, Eustace and Muriel check in to the Katz Hotel---a big mistake; and a fox tries to add Muriel to its Granny Cajun Stew until Courage intervenes.
  • A Night at the Katz Motel: Courage, Muriel, and Eustace stay at a motel and get freaked out by spiders and a crazy cat called Katz, who hunts them down. Muriel comes to the rescue and saves Courage from Katz, then takes everyone home.

    Cajun Granny Stew: Muriel and Courage are feeding birds at the park. A cajun fox walks by and decides to capture Muriel, so he can make a cajun granny stew. Courage and the fox fight over her on land and on an airplane. Finally, Courage saves her at the last minute.moreless
  • The Chicken from Outer Space
    A chicken from outer space fights Courage, while Muriel cooks Eustace some strange eggs for breakfast that she got from the outerspace chicken. Eustace turns into a chicken, and Courage shoots both the alien chicken and the Eustace chicken with a laser gun.