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To Catch A Bird/The Best Party Ever (#110) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

To Catch a Bird - When Jetta's trophy and locket are missing, all fingers and paws point to Emily - all of them except for Clifford's! The dogs, led by Clifford, finally prove Emily didn't steal anything, and Clifford learns the value of having faith in a friend. The Best Party Ever - Jetta ridicules Emily for not planning enough exciting activities for her birthday party, so Charley convinces Emily not to invite her. But Emily realizes that Jetta's feelings were hurt and invites her after all. Besides, with Clifford at the party, there's always more than enough excitement - even for Jetta! ~

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Apr 24, 2017 -- 10:30am
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Apr 29, 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: Tue, Apr 25, 2017 -- 10:30am
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Apr 30, 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: Wed, Apr 26, 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: Thu, Apr 27, 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: Fri, Apr 28, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Tough Enough/Stars In Your Eyes (#117) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Tough Enough? - Thinking that it'll make him more appealing to Sheriff Lewis, T-Bone decides to "toughen up." T-Bone eventually learns that it's much nicer to be nice than to be tough-and everyone loves him just the way he is. Stars In Your Eyes - Charley gets a new telescope and offers to bring it to Emily Elizabeth's "space" theme party. When Jetta mentions that the telescope might get damaged at the party, Charley changes his mind. Thinking that his friends won't want him at the party without his telescope, he decides to stay home. In the end, Charley realizes that his friends like him for who he is rather than what he has.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, May 1, 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: Tue, May 2, 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: Wed, May 3, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Clifford On Parade/Follow The Leader (#120) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Clifford on Parade - Emily and Charley are having a hard time deciding what kind of float to make for the annual Birdwell Parade. With a little help from Clifford, they learn the importance of compromise. Follow the Leader - Cleo has a hard time giving up her role as " leader" in a game of Follow The Leader, but soon learns that playing with friends is more fun when everyone cooperates and takes turns with one another.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, May 4, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, May 6, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Good-Bye T-Bone/The Truth About Dogs and Cats (#121) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

"Good-Bye T-Bone"--Clifford and Cleo misunderstand a conversation they overhear and think T-Bone is moving away. They vow to make T- Bone's last day on Birdwell Island extra special. They eventually learn to listen to a whole story before jumping to conclusions -- but the good friends enjoy a truly special day nonetheless! "The Truth about Dogs and Cats"--When two cats "move in" to the tree next door to T-Bone, the dogs try everything to get rid of them, but they soon discover that they have no real reason not to like the cats. The dogs learn that, just because individuals are different, it doesn't mean they can't be friends.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, May 5, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, May 7, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Who Me, Jealous?/A Bunny in a Haystack (#124) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

"Who Me, Jealous?" - Mrs. Diller is taking care of Susie, her sister's puppy, for the weekend. Does Mrs. Diller like the cute little puppy better than she likes Cleo? Cleo determines to "out-cute" the puppy and win back Mrs. Diller's affection. But she soon finds that Mrs. Diller thinks Cleo is perfect just the way she is. "A Bunny in a Haystack" - When Emily brings home the class bunny, Clifford, Cleo and T-Bone learn what a big responsibility it is to take care of a pet!

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, May 8, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Clothes Don't Make The Dog/Short-Changed (#125) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

"Clothes Don't Make the Dog"--T-Bone gets a new sweater, but when Mac teases him about it, he gets too embarrassed to wear it. He realizes that it's not what he wears that makes others like him. "Short-Changed"--When family friend Skyscraper Jackson visits, Emily worries that Clifford prefers the attentions of a super-tall basketball player to the attentions of a short little girl. Emily soon learns that love comes in all sizes.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, May 9, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

The Kibble Crook/Screaming for Ice Cream (#126) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

"The Kibble Crook"--T-Bone can't resist sneaking a bite -- well, okay the whole bowl -- of Cleo's new dog food. When Cleo gets upset, T- Bone blames it on another dog and sends our fearless friends on a wild goose chase. T-Bone ultimately learns to take responsibility for his own mistakes. "Screaming for Ice Cream"--Charley and Emily Elizabeth find themselves up to their elbows in ice cream when Charley takes it upon himself to serve ice cream while his father is at a doctor's appointment. Charley learns that there are some responsibilities kids should not attempt to shoulder without the help of an adult.

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

New Dog In Town/Get Well (#127) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

"New Dog in Town"--In a heartwarming flashback story, we learn how Clifford's enormous size frightened T-Bone when they first met. T- Bone learns that "you can't judge a book by its cover" -- friends come in all shapes and sizes. "Get Well"--Emily Elizabeth comes down with a bad cold, and Clifford and friends want to help her feel better. Using their imaginations and the resources around them, they create a card, collect flowers and fashion a small gift. When they present their offerings to Emily Elizabeth, it is obvious they have succeeded in making her feel cared for and loved. The dogs discover it's the thought behind a gift that matters most.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, May 11, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, May 13, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Babysitter Blues/Saturday Morning (#128) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

"Babysitter Blues"--Mr. Bleakman is ready for a quiet relaxing weekend of oil painting, when he is asked to baby-sit Clifford for the day. Mr. Bleakman struggles to find a way to keep Clifford out of his way, but soon detects that the big red dog has much to teach him about being spontaneous and having fun! "Saturday Morning"--When T-Bone's "special Saturday time" with SheriffLewis doesn't turn out the way he expected one week, he goes on a quest to see how others spend their Saturdays. He finds there are many different ways to spend time with the people you love.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, May 12, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, May 14, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Doggie Garden/Captain Birdwell's Treasure (#131) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Its Keep Birdwell Beautiful month and the kids are doing their part by planting a flower garden. Seeing this, the dogs decide to create a doggie flower garden of their own. But when Cleo hears that almost anything grows in Birdwell Island soil, she decides shed much rather grow a garden full of dog toys! She soon learns, however, that working alone for a selfish end is not nearly as rewarding as working together for the whole community. Clifford and his dog friends find the long-lost trunk of Captain Birdwell, filled with wonderful items brought to the Island by the explorer long ago. But through a misunderstanding, Jetta is given credit for the discovery. She knows that telling the truth is the right thing to do, but she cant resist the promise of a gold medal award. It doesnt take long for her to realize, however, that awards dont give much pleasure when theyre not deserved.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, May 15, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Welcome to the Doghouse/Promises, Promises (#132) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

In this flashback episode we see some of the challenges the Howards faced when they arrived on Birdwell Island with a very big, red dog! Where will Clifford live? How will they feed him? What will they use as his water dish? The folks of Birdwell Island work together to help the new arrivals solve their dilemmas, forging strong new friendships in the process. Jetta and Emily Elizabeth make plans to spend Saturday at the beach together, but Jetta breaks the play date when a better offer from an older girl comes along. However, when the older girl calls and cancels on Jetta, Jetta finally understands how Emily Elizabeth must have felt. She now realizes that being a good friend means keeping a promise.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, May 16, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Clifford's Hiccups/It's My Party (#133) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Clifford gets a bad case of the hiccups and that's a real problem with a dog the size of Clifford! His dog friends work together to come up with various remedies for Clifford. They are not successful and the hiccups eventually go away on their own. But Clifford expresses to his friends how good it feels to know they care so much about him./ When Jetta throws a movie-watching party, she expects everyone to do things her way which in this case means watching home- movies of herself. The other kids try their best, but are soon bored and take a vote to go outside and make their own movie with Vaz's movie camera. Jetta is encouraged to join them, but stubbornly refuses. But she soon learns that its more fun to play when everyone has a voice in deciding what to do together.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, May 17, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Clifford Cleans His Room/Baby Makes Four (#134) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Clifford's good friends come over to help him clean out his doghouse, determined to get rid of all the old junk he no longer uses. But before long Clifford realizes that each item holds a special memory and can't be parted with. Mac thinks this is nonsense, until he is reminded of a memory in which he was included. He then understands, along with Clifford, that one dogs junk can be another dogs treasure./ Jetta gets a new baby brother and at first is extremely proud to be a big sister. But when she realizes this means she will now have to share the spotlight with the baby, she goes all out to get back her position as the center of attention. She eventually learns, however, that being a good big sister is far more rewarding than being the star of the show.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, May 18, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, May 20, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Jetta's Tall Tale/The Big Fetch (#135) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Jetta feels a twinge of jealousy when the other children make a fuss over Emily Elizabeth's wonderful big pet Clifford, so she blurts out a story about her own wonderful big pet a huge parrot named Lulu. But the little lie quickly grows into a big mess, forcing Jetta to dress Clifford up as a bird to keep the lie from being exposed. Her conscience finally makes her do the right thing and she apologizes for having created the lie in the first place./ Vaz is new at being a paperboy and is struggling with getting the papers onto people's doorsteps. Cleo steps in and discovers that she can earn treats by helping out! She recruits Clifford and T-bone and together they enjoy helping Vaz out and getting treats. But before long Cleo has forgotten about the helping out part and is only concerned with getting treats. Clifford and T-bone help her rediscover that helping for its own sake is its own reward.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, May 19, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, May 21, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Topsy Turvy/Clifford's Charm School (#138) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Jetta and Emily trade dogs for the Islands annual Topsy Turvy Day, a day when everything gets turned around. Jetta learns that being kind and thoughtful gets you a lot farther than being bossy./ Mrs. Bleakman is having a very special party for her book club members and Cleo and Mac convince Clifford that his regular good manners wont be good enough for the event. Clifford believes he is just fine the way he is, but Cleo and Mac insist on teaching him some special fancy manners. In the end, Clifford decides to just be himself and ends up saving the party by providing shade for Mrs. Bleakmans guests.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, May 22, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Forgive & Forget/Mimi's Back In Town (#139) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

When Clifford forgets a play date, Cleo gets really upset. After all, she would never do that to a friend. Cleo wont even accept Cliffords apologies. But T-bone points out to Cleo that maybe she is the one who isnt being a good friend. After all, Clifford did apologizeand a good friend would never hold a grudge. Cleo learns that good friends forgive (and forget!)./ T-bone really likes Mimi, the little brown poodle who visits the Island on occasion, and is very excited to hear she's coming back again! But when Cleo starts teasing him about how much he likes Mimi, T-bone feels embarrassed and uncomfortable. He finally confronts Cleo about it and Cleo learns that teasing can be anything that makes someone feel uncomfortable.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, May 23, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Blanket Blues/Dino Clifford (#140) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Cleo spies Clifford's favorite blanket--one he has had since he was a puppy--and proclaims it the perfect cape for Super T-bone. Clifford reluctantly allows his friends to use the blanket, if they promise to be very careful. The game turns rambunctious, the blanket gets dirty and Clifford gets upset. Cleo and T-bone realize that to be a good friend you should listen to and respect the wishes and property of others./ Vaz's big sister Teresa is home from college and ready to dig for dinosaur bones & fossils on Birdwell Island! Who more perfect to help her dig than Clifford and his dog friends? Everybody has great luck digging up fossils that will complete a dinosaur skeleton that Teresa is piecing together--everybody but T-bone that is. But by believing in himself, T-bone ultimately comes up with one of the most important bones needed to complete the job.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, May 24, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, May 27, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

That's Snow Lie/A Friend In Need (#201) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

THAT'S SNOW LIE - Clifford's Big Idea: Believe in Yourself Cleo pretends to hurt her paw so she won't have to embarrass herself on the ice rink A FRIEND IN NEED - Clifford's Big Idea: Be a Good Friend Jetta insists on taking on a big job without help so she can be a " hero."

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, May 25, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, May 28, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Fan Mail/Hooray for Cleo (#202) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Clifford's Big Idea: Believe in Yourself Emily Elizabeth writes a fan letter to her favorite pop star and discovers - with the help of Mr. Bleakman - that sometimes wishes do come true. (Literacy episode.) HOORAY FOR CLEO - Clifford's Big Idea: Be Honest Cleo withholds information and makes everyone think she's a beachball playing star.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, May 26, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Magic in the Air/Everyone Loves Clifford (#205) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

MAGIC IN THE AIR - Clifford's Big Idea: Be Responsible When the Peter Poundstone Magician craze sweeps the island, Charley gets carried away and neglects an important assignment. (Literacy episode.) EVERYONE LOVES CLIFFORD - Clifford's Big Idea: Be Kind When Emily Elizabeth scratches Clifford's "sweet spot," his back leg starts thumping and the whole island shakes!

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, May 29, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me

Embarrassing Moments/Lucky Charm (#208) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Clifford's Big Idea: Be Kind When Vaz rips his pants during a soccer game, everyone helps him feel better by telling their own tales of embarrassing moments. However, Jetta insists these things never happen to her. LUCKY CHARM - Clifford's Big Idea: Believe in Yourself After losing her lucky stone, Emily Elizabeth loses her confidence.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, May 31, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
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