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Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman Previous Broadcasts

Shrimp A La Cart (Episode #414)

KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Ruff thinks his "Crustationery" is a great idea. Customers will write letters on crustaceans, which will then be delivered across the Atlantic Ocean by racecar. The service will be a huge success... if you don't mind writing letters on crabs, shrimp, and lobsters. To kick-off his new business venture, Ruff sends Talia out to become a deckhand on a shrimp boat, while Bethany, Brian and Isaac learn how to drive racecars.

Ruff Needs His Herring Checked (Episode #415)

KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff has finally lost it! He's hearing a voice that no one else can hear. Even stranger, the voice is telling him to bake cookies to woo Charlene, the poodle next door. Ruff's sanity is at stake as he sends Isaac and Liza to meet with an audiologist to find out everything they can about hearing. And just in case the voice is right about the cookies, he sends Sterling and Brian to a cookie company!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Shrimp A La Cart (Episode #414)

KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Ruff thinks his "Crustationery" is a great idea. Customers will write letters on crustaceans, which will then be delivered across the Atlantic Ocean by racecar. The service will be a huge success... if you don't mind writing letters on crabs, shrimp, and lobsters. To kick-off his new business venture, Ruff sends Talia out to become a deckhand on a shrimp boat, while Bethany, Brian and Isaac learn how to drive racecars.

Is It A Bird? Is It A Plane? It's.... Ruffmanman! (Episode #413Z)

KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Ruff's nephew Glen has learned that a mysterious villain, Gamma Ray Person, is trying to harness the electromagnetic spectrum for evil. He forces Ruff into a mask and tights to become television's newest superhero... Ruffman Man! Will Ruff and his SuperFETCHers be able to stop Gamma Ray Person from destroying the world? And will Ruff be able to keep his tights from falling down?

Shrimp A La Cart (Episode #414)

KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff thinks his "Crustationery" is a great idea. Customers will write letters on crustaceans, which will then be delivered across the Atlantic Ocean by racecar. The service will be a huge success... if you don't mind writing letters on crabs, shrimp, and lobsters. To kick-off his new business venture, Ruff sends Talia out to become a deckhand on a shrimp boat, while Bethany, Brian and Isaac learn how to drive racecars.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Is It A Bird? Is It A Plane? It's.... Ruffmanman! (Episode #413Z)

KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Ruff's nephew Glen has learned that a mysterious villain, Gamma Ray Person, is trying to harness the electromagnetic spectrum for evil. He forces Ruff into a mask and tights to become television's newest superhero... Ruffman Man! Will Ruff and his SuperFETCHers be able to stop Gamma Ray Person from destroying the world? And will Ruff be able to keep his tights from falling down?

Ruff Bounces Back (Episode #412)

KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Ruff is under a lot of pressure. To his dismay, he's recently heard that schnauzers are the most intelligent breed of dogs. Meanwhile Chet has shredded his final term paper for obedience school. So Ruff decides to send Talia and Isaac to determine which dog breed is the most intelligent. He sends Sterling and Brian to learn about pressure, specifically air pressure, as they play wheelchair basketball.

Is It A Bird? Is It A Plane? It's.... Ruffmanman! (Episode #413Z)

KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff's nephew Glen has learned that a mysterious villain, Gamma Ray Person, is trying to harness the electromagnetic spectrum for evil. He forces Ruff into a mask and tights to become television's newest superhero... Ruffman Man! Will Ruff and his SuperFETCHers be able to stop Gamma Ray Person from destroying the world? And will Ruff be able to keep his tights from falling down?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Ruff Bounces Back (Episode #412)

KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Ruff is under a lot of pressure. To his dismay, he's recently heard that schnauzers are the most intelligent breed of dogs. Meanwhile Chet has shredded his final term paper for obedience school. So Ruff decides to send Talia and Isaac to determine which dog breed is the most intelligent. He sends Sterling and Brian to learn about pressure, specifically air pressure, as they play wheelchair basketball.

Blossom Bawls While Ruff Has A Ball with Balls (Episode #411)

KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Ruff is trying to market "Ruffball," a brand new game that's supposed to sweep the nation! Unfortunately, Ruffball is interesting for only about six seconds. Ruff sends Talia and Liza to meet with a physics teacher to learn how to make Ruffball a little more exciting; and he sends Sterling to a stadium to learn how to broadcast a baseball game on the radio.

Ruff Bounces Back (Episode #412)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff is under a lot of pressure. To his dismay, he's recently heard that schnauzers are the most intelligent breed of dogs. Meanwhile Chet has shredded his final term paper for obedience school. So Ruff decides to send Talia and Isaac to determine which dog breed is the most intelligent. He sends Sterling and Brian to learn about pressure, specifically air pressure, as they play wheelchair basketball.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Blossom Bawls While Ruff Has A Ball with Balls (Episode #411)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Ruff is trying to market "Ruffball," a brand new game that's supposed to sweep the nation! Unfortunately, Ruffball is interesting for only about six seconds. Ruff sends Talia and Liza to meet with a physics teacher to learn how to make Ruffball a little more exciting; and he sends Sterling to a stadium to learn how to broadcast a baseball game on the radio.

How to Break The Ice and Also Waddle On It (Episode #410)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Ruff is getting ready to attend the annual convention for ARGSHAABPO, the Animal Reality Game Show Host and Aquatic Bird Performer Organization. Unfortunately, the convention will be attended by penguins, and Ruff just can't seem to relate to them. So he sends Isaac to the New England Aquarium to meet up with some penguins to get some pointers; and he sends Brian, Bethany, and Liza to learn the art of improvisation.

Doggie Duties (Episode #408Z)

KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 17, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff has to go... bad! He tries to get through the show without an accident, and learns from Liza and Sterling all about "dog duties." He also finds out how astronauts deal with waste in space when he sends Bethany and Isaac to NASA to learn about recycling liquids on the International Space Station.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Ruff Rocks The (Environmentally Sustainable) House! (Episode #407)

KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 17, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Ruff is excited about being invited to play rock music in South Carolina-that is, until he realizes that his Swedish environmentalist-rock-star-cousin Ruf Rufman was actually invited to perform instead. In order to convince R?f that he should play in the concert, Ruff sends Talia and Isaac to learn how to build a "green" doghouse. He then sends Sterling and Liza to rock n' roll band camp.

Finding Eight-Legged Tights Isn't Easy (Episode #406Z)

KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 17, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

It turns out that Ruff has two phobias: spiders and...ballet! Ruff sends Sterling and Bethany (someone else who shares his fear of spiders) out to meet an arachnologist to work in a spider lab, and gives Brian another daunting assignment-to become a ballet dancer!

Ruff Rocks The (Environmentally Sustainable) House! (Episode #407)

KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 16, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff is excited about being invited to play rock music in South Carolina-that is, until he realizes that his Swedish environmentalist-rock-star-cousin Ruf Rufman was actually invited to perform instead. In order to convince R?f that he should play in the concert, Ruff sends Talia and Isaac to learn how to build a "green" doghouse. He then sends Sterling and Liza to rock n' roll band camp.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 17, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Finding Eight-Legged Tights Isn't Easy (Episode #406Z)

KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 16, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

It turns out that Ruff has two phobias: spiders and...ballet! Ruff sends Sterling and Bethany (someone else who shares his fear of spiders) out to meet an arachnologist to work in a spider lab, and gives Brian another daunting assignment-to become a ballet dancer!

Ruff's Just Fueling Around (Episode #405Z)

KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 16, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Blossom has organized her own FETCH challenge: Two teams of FETCHers will compete in a 50-mile race, and the team that emits the least amount of CO2 wins. Unfortunately, neither Ruff nor Blossom can enjoy the race because they're handcuffed to each other for the entire episode! But will they be bound (just like Carbon and Oxygen) forever?

Blossom Bawls While Ruff Has A Ball with Balls (Episode #411)

KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff is trying to market "Ruffball," a brand new game that's supposed to sweep the nation! Unfortunately, Ruffball is interesting for only about six seconds. Ruff sends Talia and Liza to meet with a physics teacher to learn how to make Ruffball a little more exciting; and he sends Sterling to a stadium to learn how to broadcast a baseball game on the radio.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 16, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

How to Break The Ice and Also Waddle On It (Episode #410)

KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Ruff is getting ready to attend the annual convention for ARGSHAABPO, the Animal Reality Game Show Host and Aquatic Bird Performer Organization. Unfortunately, the convention will be attended by penguins, and Ruff just can't seem to relate to them. So he sends Isaac to the New England Aquarium to meet up with some penguins to get some pointers; and he sends Brian, Bethany, and Liza to learn the art of improvisation.

How Not to Impress The Press (Episode #409Z)

KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

In order to prep for his big spread in Canine Weekly Magazine, Ruff tries out a new beauty cream... and it turns him into a turkey vulture! So he sends all six FETCHers out to learn whatever they can about turkey vultures. Later they head to an ad agency to figure out how to improve the turkey vulture's image.

How to Break The Ice and Also Waddle On It (Episode #410)

KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff is getting ready to attend the annual convention for ARGSHAABPO, the Animal Reality Game Show Host and Aquatic Bird Performer Organization. Unfortunately, the convention will be attended by penguins, and Ruff just can't seem to relate to them. So he sends Isaac to the New England Aquarium to meet up with some penguins to get some pointers; and he sends Brian, Bethany, and Liza to learn the art of improvisation.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

How Not to Impress The Press (Episode #409Z)

KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

In order to prep for his big spread in Canine Weekly Magazine, Ruff tries out a new beauty cream... and it turns him into a turkey vulture! So he sends all six FETCHers out to learn whatever they can about turkey vultures. Later they head to an ad agency to figure out how to improve the turkey vulture's image.

Doggie Duties (Episode #408Z)

KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Ruff has to go... bad! He tries to get through the show without an accident, and learns from Liza and Sterling all about "dog duties." He also finds out how astronauts deal with waste in space when he sends Bethany and Isaac to NASA to learn about recycling liquids on the International Space Station.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

How Not to Impress The Press (Episode #409Z)

KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

In order to prep for his big spread in Canine Weekly Magazine, Ruff tries out a new beauty cream... and it turns him into a turkey vulture! So he sends all six FETCHers out to learn whatever they can about turkey vultures. Later they head to an ad agency to figure out how to improve the turkey vulture's image.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Doggie Duties (Episode #408Z)

KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Ruff has to go... bad! He tries to get through the show without an accident, and learns from Liza and Sterling all about "dog duties." He also finds out how astronauts deal with waste in space when he sends Bethany and Isaac to NASA to learn about recycling liquids on the International Space Station.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Ruff Rocks The (Environmentally Sustainable) House! (Episode #407)

KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Ruff is excited about being invited to play rock music in South Carolina-that is, until he realizes that his Swedish environmentalist-rock-star-cousin Ruf Rufman was actually invited to perform instead. In order to convince R?f that he should play in the concert, Ruff sends Talia and Isaac to learn how to build a "green" doghouse. He then sends Sterling and Liza to rock n' roll band camp.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 17, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Doggie Duties (Episode #408Z)

KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff has to go... bad! He tries to get through the show without an accident, and learns from Liza and Sterling all about "dog duties." He also finds out how astronauts deal with waste in space when he sends Bethany and Isaac to NASA to learn about recycling liquids on the International Space Station.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Ruff Rocks The (Environmentally Sustainable) House! (Episode #407)

KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Ruff is excited about being invited to play rock music in South Carolina-that is, until he realizes that his Swedish environmentalist-rock-star-cousin Ruf Rufman was actually invited to perform instead. In order to convince R?f that he should play in the concert, Ruff sends Talia and Isaac to learn how to build a "green" doghouse. He then sends Sterling and Liza to rock n' roll band camp.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 17, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Finding Eight-Legged Tights Isn't Easy (Episode #406Z)

KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

It turns out that Ruff has two phobias: spiders and...ballet! Ruff sends Sterling and Bethany (someone else who shares his fear of spiders) out to meet an arachnologist to work in a spider lab, and gives Brian another daunting assignment-to become a ballet dancer!

Ruff Rocks The (Environmentally Sustainable) House! (Episode #407)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff is excited about being invited to play rock music in South Carolina-that is, until he realizes that his Swedish environmentalist-rock-star-cousin Ruf Rufman was actually invited to perform instead. In order to convince R?f that he should play in the concert, Ruff sends Talia and Isaac to learn how to build a "green" doghouse. He then sends Sterling and Liza to rock n' roll band camp.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 17, 2014 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Finding Eight-Legged Tights Isn't Easy (Episode #406Z)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

It turns out that Ruff has two phobias: spiders and...ballet! Ruff sends Sterling and Bethany (someone else who shares his fear of spiders) out to meet an arachnologist to work in a spider lab, and gives Brian another daunting assignment-to become a ballet dancer!

Ruff's Just Fueling Around (Episode #405Z)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Blossom has organized her own FETCH challenge: Two teams of FETCHers will compete in a 50-mile race, and the team that emits the least amount of CO2 wins. Unfortunately, neither Ruff nor Blossom can enjoy the race because they're handcuffed to each other for the entire episode! But will they be bound (just like Carbon and Oxygen) forever?

The Ruffmeal Needs More Roughage (Episode #403Z)

KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 10, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

In order to be a huge success, all Ruff's new "Ruff Meal" needs is a good jingle and about 50 pounds less packaging. He deploys Talia, Isaac, and Liza to work with a chef to come up with a healthier, more sustainable lunch. He then sends Bethany to meet with Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops to master "Stars and Stripes Forever" for his jingle

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Don't Like Fencing? Try Fencing! (Episode #402)

KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 10, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Ruff is determined to find the lost Helmet of Victory-an old Ruffman family heirloom that is said to bestow success upon its wearer-and Ruff needs success for his show. Unfortunately, Ruff's owner has set up a new picket fence to keep him yard-bound. He sends Liza and Isaac to learn how to pole vault over the fence, and sends Bethany and Talia out to learn everything they can about fencing. But does Ruff mean fencing or FENCING?

Season Four Is Canceled (Episode #401)

KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 10, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

The first episode of Season 4 is an all-animated adventure! Ruff has just received some terrible news... he's been FIRED by the new Australian owner of the TV network, Harriet Hackensack (who just happens to hate dogs!) So Ruff embarks on an epic journey (in a cooking oil-powered aquatic doghouse shaped like a chicken) to get his job back! Along the way he enlists the help of his family and friends, including Uncle MacRuffmantosh, his brother Scruff, Grandma Ruffman, the dread ghost pirate Black Muzzle, nephew Glen, and, of course, his trusty Studio G sidekicks, Blossom and Chet. But can he complete his mission in time?

Don't Like Fencing? Try Fencing! (Episode #402)

KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 9, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff is determined to find the lost Helmet of Victory-an old Ruffman family heirloom that is said to bestow success upon its wearer-and Ruff needs success for his show. Unfortunately, Ruff's owner has set up a new picket fence to keep him yard-bound. He sends Liza and Isaac to learn how to pole vault over the fence, and sends Bethany and Talia out to learn everything they can about fencing. But does Ruff mean fencing or FENCING?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 10, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Season Four Is Canceled (Episode #401)

KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 9, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

The first episode of Season 4 is an all-animated adventure! Ruff has just received some terrible news... he's been FIRED by the new Australian owner of the TV network, Harriet Hackensack (who just happens to hate dogs!) So Ruff embarks on an epic journey (in a cooking oil-powered aquatic doghouse shaped like a chicken) to get his job back! Along the way he enlists the help of his family and friends, including Uncle MacRuffmantosh, his brother Scruff, Grandma Ruffman, the dread ghost pirate Black Muzzle, nephew Glen, and, of course, his trusty Studio G sidekicks, Blossom and Chet. But can he complete his mission in time?

Ruff Ruffman Spaces Out (Episode #119)

KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 9, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Ruff's communication satellite is on the blink, in desperate need of repair. He'd fix it himself, but he can't fit into the old spacesuit from his doggie cosmonaut days. This is where Taylor, Brian, Khalil, Anna, Julia, and Noah come in: Ruff sends them all to Space Camp for astronaut training!

Finding Eight-Legged Tights Isn't Easy (Episode #406Z)

KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

It turns out that Ruff has two phobias: spiders and...ballet! Ruff sends Sterling and Bethany (someone else who shares his fear of spiders) out to meet an arachnologist to work in a spider lab, and gives Brian another daunting assignment-to become a ballet dancer!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 9, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Ruff's Just Fueling Around (Episode #405Z)

KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Blossom has organized her own FETCH challenge: Two teams of FETCHers will compete in a 50-mile race, and the team that emits the least amount of CO2 wins. Unfortunately, neither Ruff nor Blossom can enjoy the race because they're handcuffed to each other for the entire episode! But will they be bound (just like Carbon and Oxygen) forever?

Ruff Pigs Out and Has A Whale of a Time (Episode #404Z)

KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Ruff's cameradog, Tank, is not the most reliable employee in the world, and Ruff is looking for his replacement. Meanwhile, Blossom informs him that pigs are actually smarter than dogs. Ruff sends Bethany and Brian out to prove Blossom wrong; and Sterling and Liza go to SeaWorld to see if Shamu could make a good replacement for Tank.

Ruff's Just Fueling Around (Episode #405Z)

KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Blossom has organized her own FETCH challenge: Two teams of FETCHers will compete in a 50-mile race, and the team that emits the least amount of CO2 wins. Unfortunately, neither Ruff nor Blossom can enjoy the race because they're handcuffed to each other for the entire episode! But will they be bound (just like Carbon and Oxygen) forever?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Ruff Pigs Out and Has A Whale of a Time (Episode #404Z)

KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Ruff's cameradog, Tank, is not the most reliable employee in the world, and Ruff is looking for his replacement. Meanwhile, Blossom informs him that pigs are actually smarter than dogs. Ruff sends Bethany and Brian out to prove Blossom wrong; and Sterling and Liza go to SeaWorld to see if Shamu could make a good replacement for Tank.

The Ruffmeal Needs More Roughage (Episode #403Z)

KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

In order to be a huge success, all Ruff's new "Ruff Meal" needs is a good jingle and about 50 pounds less packaging. He deploys Talia, Isaac, and Liza to work with a chef to come up with a healthier, more sustainable lunch. He then sends Bethany to meet with Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops to master "Stars and Stripes Forever" for his jingle

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Ruff Pigs Out and Has A Whale of a Time (Episode #404Z)

KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff's cameradog, Tank, is not the most reliable employee in the world, and Ruff is looking for his replacement. Meanwhile, Blossom informs him that pigs are actually smarter than dogs. Ruff sends Bethany and Brian out to prove Blossom wrong; and Sterling and Liza go to SeaWorld to see if Shamu could make a good replacement for Tank.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

The Ruffmeal Needs More Roughage (Episode #403Z)

KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

In order to be a huge success, all Ruff's new "Ruff Meal" needs is a good jingle and about 50 pounds less packaging. He deploys Talia, Isaac, and Liza to work with a chef to come up with a healthier, more sustainable lunch. He then sends Bethany to meet with Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops to master "Stars and Stripes Forever" for his jingle

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Don't Like Fencing? Try Fencing! (Episode #402)

KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Ruff is determined to find the lost Helmet of Victory-an old Ruffman family heirloom that is said to bestow success upon its wearer-and Ruff needs success for his show. Unfortunately, Ruff's owner has set up a new picket fence to keep him yard-bound. He sends Liza and Isaac to learn how to pole vault over the fence, and sends Bethany and Talia out to learn everything they can about fencing. But does Ruff mean fencing or FENCING?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 10, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

The Ruffmeal Needs More Roughage (Episode #403Z)

KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

In order to be a huge success, all Ruff's new "Ruff Meal" needs is a good jingle and about 50 pounds less packaging. He deploys Talia, Isaac, and Liza to work with a chef to come up with a healthier, more sustainable lunch. He then sends Bethany to meet with Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops to master "Stars and Stripes Forever" for his jingle

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Don't Like Fencing? Try Fencing! (Episode #402)

KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Ruff is determined to find the lost Helmet of Victory-an old Ruffman family heirloom that is said to bestow success upon its wearer-and Ruff needs success for his show. Unfortunately, Ruff's owner has set up a new picket fence to keep him yard-bound. He sends Liza and Isaac to learn how to pole vault over the fence, and sends Bethany and Talia out to learn everything they can about fencing. But does Ruff mean fencing or FENCING?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 10, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Season Four Is Canceled (Episode #401)

KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

The first episode of Season 4 is an all-animated adventure! Ruff has just received some terrible news... he's been FIRED by the new Australian owner of the TV network, Harriet Hackensack (who just happens to hate dogs!) So Ruff embarks on an epic journey (in a cooking oil-powered aquatic doghouse shaped like a chicken) to get his job back! Along the way he enlists the help of his family and friends, including Uncle MacRuffmantosh, his brother Scruff, Grandma Ruffman, the dread ghost pirate Black Muzzle, nephew Glen, and, of course, his trusty Studio G sidekicks, Blossom and Chet. But can he complete his mission in time?

Don't Like Fencing? Try Fencing! (Episode #402)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff is determined to find the lost Helmet of Victory-an old Ruffman family heirloom that is said to bestow success upon its wearer-and Ruff needs success for his show. Unfortunately, Ruff's owner has set up a new picket fence to keep him yard-bound. He sends Liza and Isaac to learn how to pole vault over the fence, and sends Bethany and Talia out to learn everything they can about fencing. But does Ruff mean fencing or FENCING?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 10, 2014 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Season Four Is Canceled (Episode #401)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

The first episode of Season 4 is an all-animated adventure! Ruff has just received some terrible news... he's been FIRED by the new Australian owner of the TV network, Harriet Hackensack (who just happens to hate dogs!) So Ruff embarks on an epic journey (in a cooking oil-powered aquatic doghouse shaped like a chicken) to get his job back! Along the way he enlists the help of his family and friends, including Uncle MacRuffmantosh, his brother Scruff, Grandma Ruffman, the dread ghost pirate Black Muzzle, nephew Glen, and, of course, his trusty Studio G sidekicks, Blossom and Chet. But can he complete his mission in time?

Ruff Ruffman Spaces Out (Episode #119)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Ruff's communication satellite is on the blink, in desperate need of repair. He'd fix it himself, but he can't fit into the old spacesuit from his doggie cosmonaut days. This is where Taylor, Brian, Khalil, Anna, Julia, and Noah come in: Ruff sends them all to Space Camp for astronaut training!

Relaxin' with Ruff (Episode #117)

KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 3, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff decides to turn over a new leaf--the stress of running a TV show will no longer get to him-no siree. He sends the FETCHers to a spa to learn about yoga and how to get their heart rates down, then it's on to an amusement park to get their pulses racing and scientifically measure their "fear factor."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Don't Put The Kart Before The Sea Lion (Episode #116)

KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 3, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Ruff is learning how to drive using his new Driver Simulation Program for Dogs. Problems ensue as he veers off the course and into a sea lion tank, but this vehicular disaster provides Ruff with two great ideas for today's show: Julia becomes the pit crew chief for a professional junior go karter, and Taylor trains sea lions at the New England Aquarium!

Tryin' Chef (Episode #115)

KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 3, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

When Ruff's owner brings home a "doggy bag" consisting of one measly dinner roll, Ruff decides that his evening meal needs to get "kicked up a notch." He challenges his cast to use creativity, cunning, and capability in this Iron Chef spoof!

Don't Put The Kart Before The Sea Lion (Episode #116)

KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 2, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

Ruff is learning how to drive using his new Driver Simulation Program for Dogs. Problems ensue as he veers off the course and into a sea lion tank, but this vehicular disaster provides Ruff with two great ideas for today's show: Julia becomes the pit crew chief for a professional junior go karter, and Taylor trains sea lions at the New England Aquarium!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 3, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Tryin' Chef (Episode #115)

KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 2, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

When Ruff's owner brings home a "doggy bag" consisting of one measly dinner roll, Ruff decides that his evening meal needs to get "kicked up a notch." He challenges his cast to use creativity, cunning, and capability in this Iron Chef spoof!

Grandma Ruffman's Recipe for Success (Episode #114)

KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 2, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

Grandma Ruffman wants Ruff to sell a few hundred thousand copies of her cookbook on his show, but she thinks her grandson needs to be much funnier to garner the ratings he'll need to move product. So Ruff sends Taylor, Noah, and Brian out to cook Grandma's recipes...on a farm, and Grandma sends Khalil out to learn how to tell jokes from a professional comedian.

Season Four Is Canceled (Episode #401)

KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

The first episode of Season 4 is an all-animated adventure! Ruff has just received some terrible news... he's been FIRED by the new Australian owner of the TV network, Harriet Hackensack (who just happens to hate dogs!) So Ruff embarks on an epic journey (in a cooking oil-powered aquatic doghouse shaped like a chicken) to get his job back! Along the way he enlists the help of his family and friends, including Uncle MacRuffmantosh, his brother Scruff, Grandma Ruffman, the dread ghost pirate Black Muzzle, nephew Glen, and, of course, his trusty Studio G sidekicks, Blossom and Chet. But can he complete his mission in time?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 2, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Ruff Ruffman Spaces Out (Episode #119)

KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 3:30 PM

Ruff's communication satellite is on the blink, in desperate need of repair. He'd fix it himself, but he can't fit into the old spacesuit from his doggie cosmonaut days. This is where Taylor, Brian, Khalil, Anna, Julia, and Noah come in: Ruff sends them all to Space Camp for astronaut training!

Scat Cat, Scat (Episode #118)

KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 10:30 AM

There's been a break-in! While Ruff was away at a Canine-Television-Entertainment-Convention, someone broke into his doghouse and stole his new kneeboard. He sends Noah out to learn the ins and outs of kneeboarding, while another team of FETCHers learns how to track all types of wild animals.

Ruff Ruffman Spaces Out (Episode #119)

KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

Ruff's communication satellite is on the blink, in desperate need of repair. He'd fix it himself, but he can't fit into the old spacesuit from his doggie cosmonaut days. This is where Taylor, Brian, Khalil, Anna, Julia, and Noah come in: Ruff sends them all to Space Camp for astronaut training!

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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQET Off Air Sun 8/03 morning

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) KQET DT25 was off the air for a portion of Sunday morning, due to the transmitter taking a power hit. The signal has been restored. Most receivers should have re-acquired our signal once it returned, but a few Over the Air viewers may need to do a rescan in order to restore […]

    • KQED DT9s Over the Air: beginning Wed 7/09

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) The PSIP Info part of our Over the Air (OTA) signal for KQED DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3 dropped out of our overall signal early Wednesday 7/09. Once PSIP was restored most OTA receivers moved our signal back to the correct channel locations. However, for some viewers, it appears as if they have lost […]

    • KQED FM 88.1 translator off air Tues 6/03

      The Martinez translator for KQED-FM will be off the air all day Tuesday June 3rd. We are rebuilding the 25 year old site with all new antennas and cabling. This should only affect people listening on 88.1MHz in the Martinez/Benicia area.

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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