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Cleo Gets A Cone/A Job Well Read (#211) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Cleo Gets A Cone - Clifford's Big Idea: Be Kind The dogs see another dog wearing a cone collar and Cleo and Mac make assumptions about the other dog's "weakness of character" (she should have been able to stop scratching!). However, a few days later, Cleo is forced to " walk a mile in her cone" when she herself can't stop scratching - and the experience teaches her compassion. A Job Well Read - Clifford's Big Idea: Be a Good Friend Jetta volunteers to watch her baby brother Cosmo but finds him more energetic than she was expecting. With the help of her good friends Charley and Emily, she's convinced to try reading to the little guy - an activity that Cosmo really loves!

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 20, 2017 -- 10:30am
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 22, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Doggie Detectives/Camping It Up (#210) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Doggie Detectives - Clifford's Big Idea: Work Together Equipment is disappearing from the local playground and it's up to K.C., inspired by the Detective Mike books he likes so much, to figure out what happened. He enlists the help of Clifford and the gang to form the " Doggy Detectives" to solve the mystery and the whole gang soon discovers the joy of discovery available in reading a good book! Camping It Up - Clifford's Big Idea: Work Together Because she thinks camping is going to be boring, Jetta tries to bring all the comforts of home into the woods. But she soon realizes that there's more than one way to have a good time - and sometimes the simple way is just perfect.

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  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 21, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Vaz Goes Down The Tube/Cyber Puppy Problems (#214) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Vaz Goes Down The Tube - Clifford's Big Idea: Be Responsible Vaz gets a new satellite dish with 632 channels and begins to lose himself to the world of TV. He stops participating in activities like reading books, visiting the library and playing soccer. Eventually, Clifford and his friends help him realize that he's missing out on some very fun and important real life experiences. Cyber Puppy Problems - Clifford's Big Idea: Believe in Yourself When Mac worries that Jetta loves her mechanical toy dog more than she loves him, his friends rally around to help him get through his crisis of confidence.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 23, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Another Fine Mess/King Mac (#215) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Another Fine Mess - Clifford's Big Idea: Be Responsible When Emily Elizabeth puts off the responsibility of cleaning her room, the mess grows until she can't find anything. She spends so much time trying to find things that she misses out on fun activities like reading to Clifford and playing with her friends. She soon learns that taking care of responsibility now can save a lot of trouble later. King Mac - Clifford's Big Idea: Be Respectful When T-Bone thinks he is responsible for getting Mac in trouble, he goes overboard to help Mac in any way he can. But Mac shows a lack of respect for their friendship by taking advantage of his little friend's guilt.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 24, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Who Moved My Bone/Clifford The Pirate King (#216) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Who Moved My Bone - Clifford's Big Idea: Be A Good Friend When Cleo accuses T-Bone of trying to steal her bone, Clifford gets caught in the middle of his two feuding friends. His efforts finally pay off when Cleo and T-Bone realize that their friendship is worth more than a silly old bone. Clifford the Pirate King - Clifford's Big Idea: Work Together After reading the book Treasure Island in school, the kids decide to throw a "Treasure Island" theme party. Clifford helps them prepare for the festivities on Charley's houseboat. But once the party begins, they discover Clifford is too big for the boat. The kids choose to relocate the party rather than let Clifford feel left out.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 25, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Clifford's Cookie Craving/Jetta's Friend (#217) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Clifford's Cookie Craving - Clifford's Big Idea: Be a Good Friend Mr. Bleakman bakes a giant cookie for the Birdwell Fair, then leaves it unattended. Clifford gets one whiff of it and, try as he might, simply can't resist the temptation to taste it. Mr. Bleakman forgives the Big Dog when he realizes that everyone makes mistakes - including the mistake of leaving too big of a temptation in front of a child. Jetta's Friend - Clifford's Big Idea: Be a Good Friend When her pen pal visits the island, nothing goes as Jetta planned, but to her own surprise, she has fun anyway!

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 26, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 28, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Fishing Lessons/No Baths for Cleo (#218) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Fishing Lessons - Clifford's Big Idea: Be Respectful Charley promises to teach Emily Elizabeth how to fish, then keeps putting it off until "tomorrow." At first Emily Elizabeth is understanding and uses the extra time to visit the library and check out books on fishing, but after a while, she's hurt by Charley's continuous cancellations. Emily Elizabeth and Jetta help him to realize that once a promise is made, it should be honored and respected. No Baths For Cleo - Clifford's Big Idea: Be Respectful To avoid baths, Cleo runs away from home. With the help of her friends, she comes to understand and respect the fact that giving Cleo a bath is just one of the many ways Mrs. Diller shows her love.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 27, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 29, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Led Astray/Wedding Bell Blues (#221) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

LED ASTRAY: Clifford's new friend Artie is up to no good...and he talks Clifford into joining him. He "borrows" Cleo's favorite toy and helps digs a big hole. Clifford soon realizes that being friends with Artie isn't worth getting in trouble. WEDDING BELL BLUES: The children's teacher, Miss Carrington, is getting married and leaving the school. The kids imagine what their new, "interesting" teacher Mrs. Grumbly will be like.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 30, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Food for Thought/Friends 4ever (#222) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Clifford and his friends are influenced by advertisements for a new dog food. FRIENDS 4EVER: When T-Bone learns his old best buddy Burger is coming for a visit, he tells Clifford and Cleo about the time when he was a puppy, and thought he'd never be able to have another friend as good Burger.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 31, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Tie-Dye Clifford/Stage Struck (#223) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

TIE-DYE CLIFFORD: When Clifford accidentally gives himself a bath with tie-dye dyes, he ends up looking like a T-shirt from the '60's! Not wanting to upset Emily, he tries to hide the fact. But soon learns that he can tell the truth to Emily because Emily understands that everyone makes mistakes. STAGE STRUCK: Mary has always been afraid to perform in front of an audience. But with the help and support of her friend Emily, Mary is able to overcome her stage fright.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 1, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Big Hearted T-Bone/Cleo's Valentine Surprise (#207) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

BIG HEARTED T-BONE - Clifford's Big Idea: Be Responsible T-Bone generously offers to watch Cleo's niece KiKi so Cleo can get some rest. But his honorable intentions are challenged when his female canine friend Mimi comes to town. CLEO'S VALENTINE SURPRISE - Clifford's Big Idea: Help Others Cleo, with some help from K.C., prepares a special gift for Clifford and T-Bone and expects a BIG gift in return.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 2, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 4, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 9, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Doghouse Rock/Guess Who's Coming to Birdwell Island (#224) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

DOGHOUSE ROCK: Mac wants to join the pop band T-Bone has put together, but has a hard time finding where his talents fit in. With the help of his good friends, Mac discovers he has a special talent for writing. GUESS WHO'S COMING TO BIRDWELL ISLAND: When a famous dog champion Oscar OwenBright Like The Sun comes to Birdwell, the dogs go out of their way to impress him. But they soon learn that the best way to impress someone is to just be yourself.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 3, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 5, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Little Big Pup/Getting to Know You (#225) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

LITTLE BIG PUP: A very small new dog named Frankie moves to Birdwell Island and is envious of Clifford's size until he realizes that sometimes being small can be just right. GETTING TO KNOW YOU: When Clifford moves to the Island he makes friends with T-Bone, but the two dogs soon learn that some adjustments must be made to accommodate their size difference.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 6, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Clifford's Big Heart/Cleo's Valentine Surprise (#226) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

CLIFFORD'S BIG HEART: Clifford looks for the biggest and reddest Valentine's Day present for Emily Elizabeth. He first picks up a truck and then dog bone art work. He soon learns that he is the best gift! CLEO'S VALENTINE SURPRISE: The dog gang is celebrating Valentine's DayCleo has been hiding dog bones and red bows all around town in order to surprise Clifford and T-Bone with the best present. Yet Cleo is really hoping that her friends have gotten her something just as good. Cleo soon learns that giving is sometimes better than receiving.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 7, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 14, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Birdy Makes Three/Home Is Where The Fun Is (#103) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

And Birdy Makes Three - When Emily finds a baby bird, she decides to take care of it until it learns to fly. Clifford learns that even when she's busy with other things Emily never stops loving him. Home Is Where the Fun Is - First, Emily feels jealous that Jetta gets to go and see the amazing Titanic Tower in the exciting big city. But she soon learns that there are some pretty amazing things right in her own backyard.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Cleo Comes to Town/False Friends (#106) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Cleo Comes To Town - In flashback, we see how Cleo shook everybody up when she first moved to Birdwell Island. T-Bone learns to accept her as a new friend, and also how to share an old friend (Clifford) with a new one. False Friends - When Cleo gets a new doggie playground and suddenly Mac is her new best friend, she starts ignoring Clifford and T-Bone! But Cleo soon learns that good friends stick by you through thick and thin.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 15, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Clifford & The Beanstalk/Itchy Patch (#107) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Clifford and the Beanstalk - Emily works hard to prepare for her audition for the lead in the school play, but loses the role to Jetta, who worries more about what she'll wear than about learning her lines. Emily steps in and plays the lead role at the last minute, and Jetta learns that it's hard work and preparation are what make you successful. Itchy Patch - Clifford is itching like crazy but tries hard to stop when he hears Emily say that she'll take him to the vet if he keeps it up. With the help of Cleo and T-Bone, Clifford tries every trick to conceal his discomfort to avoid a trip to the doctor! But Clifford soon learns the value of trust in an unknown situation.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 16, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 18, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

A New Friend/Stormy Weather (#108) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

A New Friend - There's a new dog in town - and he only has three legs. Clifford, Cleo and T-Bone really like KC, but they're having a hard time acting normal around him. One minute Clifford overcompensates for KC and the next, Cleo frets that his "difference" might be contagious! Ultimately, they happily learn to accept KC. Stormy Weather - Clifford's talent for digging seems to be disrupting everyone in town. But when a big storm comes in, his deficit becomes an asset. So Clifford learns to look for the appropriate time and place for his talents to be expressed.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 17, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 19, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Come Back, Mac/Boo! (#111) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Come Back, Mac - Mac tears one of Jetta's favorite sweaters and feels so terrible he runs away. Clifford and friends seek him out and convince him to return and face the music. Mac learns that he's more important to Jetta than her sweater, and that facing up is the wise thing to do. Boo! - It's Halloween and Jetta can't stop bragging about how brave she is. When the whole town gets a little spooked after watching a scary "ghost" movie, Jetta learns that it's okay to have fears, admit them out loud, and let the people who care about you know about them.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 20, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Little Clifford/Welcome to Birdwell Island (#112) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Little Clifford - In this flashback story, we learn how Emily and Clifford got together and how Emily's unconditional love changed the "runt" of the litter into the biggest dog around! Welcome To Birdwell Island - This flashback episode tells the story ofthe day the Howards moved to Birdwell Island. The town is full of preconceived ideas about how "a big dog can mean big problems" for the island, but they soon learn that Clifford has much to offer, and that they shouldn't make assumptions before they know the facts.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 21, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Dog Who Cried Woof/Doing The Right Thing (#113) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Dog Who Cried Woof - After overhearing Samuel tell the kids a scary story about Whiffy the Skunk Ghost, Clifford and T-Bone get a bit spooked. Cleo takes the opportunity to play a series of naughty tricks on them, but then finds them not believing her when she really needs them! She learns that it isn't nice to play tricks on people. ~~Doing the Right Thing - When T-Bone inadvertently "steals" a squeak toy, he experiences a guilt-induced dream where his conscience tries to show him the right thing to do. T-Bone listens and learns that it's always best to do the right thing.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Feb 22, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Feb 25, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Leaf of Absence/Nobody's Perfect (#114) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Leaf of Absence - T-Bone asks Clifford to keep an eye on a pile of leaves he has collected, but Clifford simply can't resist jumping into them. When the wind picks up, Clifford realizes he hasn't taken his responsibility seriously enough. Clifford spends the afternoon re-collecting the pile, and T-Bone is truly grateful when he returns to see his leaves are okay. Clifford learns the importance of keeping a promise. Nobody's Perfect - It's Silly Sports Day at school and everyone is looking forward to seeing Charley master yet another athletic feat. But Charley is having a messy time trying to learn how to "Jiggly Juggle"! Charley wants to throw in the towel, but he learns that you don't have to be the very best at something to enjoy doing it!

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Feb 23, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Teacher's Pet/Islander of the Year (#115) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Teacher's Pet - The dogs go to school for the first time and T-Bone worries that he won't be able to keep up with the rest of the class. He works hard and pays close attention to the teacher's directions, and in the end his efforts are rewarded-as are the efforts of every member of the class as each is praised for his/her unique qualities. Islander of the Year - The library sponsors an essay contest for Islander of the Year, and the children all submit their ideas. But somehow, all their tales include Clifford -- who is ultimately chosen as the winner! Sometimes a winner is the one you'd least expect.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Feb 24, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Mac's Secret Dog Club/The Dog Park (#118) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Mac's Secret Dog Club - Mac starts a club and tries to exclude T-Bone. When Cleo and Clifford refuse to join without T-Bone, Mac gets lonely being the only member of such an "exclusive" club. Mac soon realizes that it's not fun to be left out and he opens the club to everyone. The Dog Park - It's a beautiful day at the park, the birds are singing, the sun is shining, and the dogs are playing-much to Mr. Bleakman's annoyance! Mr. Bleakman manages to make the park "off limits" to dogs only to discover that he misses them when they're gone.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Feb 27, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Fluffed Up Cleo/Team Spirit (#119) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Fluffed Up Cleo - When Cleo wins the esteemed honor of Fluffiest Dog of Birdwell Island, it's all she can talk about! Clifford and T-Bone bear with the new star, but it takes a lot of patience. When Cleo gets a dose of her own medicine from Mac, she learns that bragging all of the time can be boring - it's okay to be proud of an accomplishment, but be careful to be respectful of others. Team Spirit - After Jetta tells Vaz that his poor soccer skills are holding back their team, Vaz tries to sit out the rest of the game. In the end, both Jetta and Vaz learn that being part of a team is more important than winning games.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Feb 28, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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