Season 1

Episode Guide

Doug Bags a Neematoad

S1 E1
Aug 01, 1991
Doug, the new kid in Bluffington, is tricked into believing that he must catch a strange beast called a Neematoad as part of his initiation to the town. When Doug realizes that he's the victim of a practical joke, he turns the tables on the pranksters with the help of his dog Porkchop.

Doug Can't Dance/Doug Gets Busted

S1 E2
Aug 10, 1991
Doug is excited about attending the school dance with Patti until the class bully, Roger, reminds him that he can't dance. Doug builds a volcano for the school science fair. A rumor that his project has burned down the science lab leads him to disguise himself and go "on the lam."

Doug's Dog Date/Doug's Big Nose

S1 E3
Aug 24, 1991
Porkchop falls in love with an alluring girl dog and Doug fears he will lose Porkchop as his best friend. When Skeeter's baby brother Dale calls Doug "big nose", he becomes obsessed about his schnozz. Afraid of being laughed at, he hatches schemes to avoid getting his school picture taken.

Doug Takes A Hike/Doug Rocks

S1 E4
Sep 07, 1991
When Doug goes camping with the Bluffscouts, Roger chooses him as his partner and makes him do all the work. Doug and Skeeter win tickets to see their favorite rock group, the Beets, but they have to miss the concert when Skeeter is grounded.

Doug Can't Dig It/Doug Didn't Do It

S1 E5
Sep 21, 1991
Doug is mortified when his sister Judy plans to perform at a school assembly and he has to introduce her. Roger steals Vice-Principal Lamarr Bone's yodeling trophy, but all the evidence points to Doug.

Doug Mayor For A Day/Doug's No Dummy

S1 E6
Sep 28, 1991
On a field trip to Bluffington town hall, Doug steps in for the mayor and inadvertently saves the town from a major meltdown at the ice cream factory. Doug performs a ventriloquist routine for the school talent show.

Doug's Cool Shoes / Doug To the Rescue

S1 E7
Oct 05, 1991
When Roger bothers Patti, Doug imagines he's Quailman, a superhero who fights with the powers of a quail. Do the shoes make the man? Doug thinks so and he wants to trade in his old sneakers for the new Sky Davis Inflatable Air Jet Shoe.

Doug Gets His Ears Lowered/Doug On The Wild Side

S1 E8
Oct 26, 1991
Looking for the right barber, Doug narrowly escapes the clutches of crazy hair stylists, including "Fluke", the most dangerous haircutter in Bluffington. Doug's wild Grandma Opal takes him on an exciting new adventure, including his first motorcycle ride and sushi lunch.

Doug's Big Catch/Doug Needs Money

S1 E9
Nov 02, 1991
At the Big Bass-Off fishing contest, Doug teams up with Mr. Dink to catch Chester, the fish who stole Dink's wallet 30 years earlier. When Doug and Skeeter accidentally break Mr. Dink's custom grill just before his big barbecue, they try several money-raising schemes to replace it.

Doug's Runaway Journal/Doug's Doodle

S1 E10
Nov 09, 1991
Doug accidently hands in his doodle of Mrs. Wingo with his homework assignment and fantasizes how Smash Adams, secret agent, might get it back. After searching all over town for his lost journal, Doug's worst fears are confirmed - Roger has found it.

Doug's Cookin'/Doug Loses Dale

S1 E11
Nov 16, 1991
Doug and Patti run into trouble when they team up for a school cooking contest. Doug seeks everyone's advice before his first babysitting assignment - watching Skeeter's baby brother Dale.

Doug Is Quailman/Doug Out In Left Field

S1 E12
Nov 23, 1991
Doug imagines that he is Quailman and must use his powers to battle the evil Dr. Klotzenstein (Roger), who is using his "brain beam" to suck the smarts from all the kids at school. When Coach Spitz refuses Patti a spot on the softball team because she's a girl, she challenges the school team to play her own team, made of all the other kids the coach has rejected.

Doug's Fair Lady/Doug Says Goodbye

S1 E13
Dec 07, 1991
Doug asks Patti to go to the Tri-county Fair with a group of friends. Although he feels awkward and nervous, they have a great time. Skeeter panics when he thinks his family is moving to a new town. He decides to move in with Doug and hide out.