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Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman Previous Broadcasts

Ruffman Manor Is Haunted (Episode #505)

PBS Kids: Wed, Oct 31, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff has just learned that he's set to inherit Ruffman Manor from his ancestor Maximilian Ruffman. The only problem... Ruffman Manor is said to be HAUNTED! Ruff sends all six FETCHers out to check out the manor and find out if it's safe for him to move in.

The Mystery of the Missing Thing in the Haunted Castle (Episode #109)

PBS Kids: Tue, Oct 30, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff tells the kids about the legend of his great, great, great, great, great, great grandfather Ruffael Ruffmanowitz who lived in spooky Hammond Castle with the famed inventor John Hayes Hammond. Ruff sends the whole team out to Hammond Castle to retrieve Ruffmanowitz's lost invention. Oh, and by the way, did anyone mention the castle is haunted by ghost cats?

Snoop Dog (Episode #518)

PBS Kids: Mon, Oct 29, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

FETCH!'s rival game show Go Get It! is produced by a mysterious organization called PURRS. Ruff sends all six kids to meet with a team of private investigators and learn how to become gumshoes. Ruff and the FETCHers then try to use their sleuthing skills to get to the bottom of who is behind PURRS.

Ye Olde Colonial Episode (Episode #105)

PBS Kids: Sun, Oct 28, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Losing power in the doghouse gives Ruff the most Brilliant Idea in the History of Television! All he needs is a $250,000,000 advance from his boss, Henry, to buy a time machine to send the whole cast back in time...way back...to 1627! Dressed as Colonists, the cast members abandon their videogames and cell phones for log sawing, oven starting, jaw harping, goat tending, and lessons in Colonial life.

Cats? I Thought You Said Kites! (Episode #104)

PBS Kids: Sat, Oct 27, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff is excited because he thinks today's episode is all about kites, until he gets a phone call from his boss Henry who wants the show be about cats. Cats!!!??? Ruff has no choice but to give airtime to cats as he challenges Taylor and Anna to train a cat to fetch. Meanwhile Noah and Brian must design, build and fly a kite that will lift a dog biscuit in the air and land it on the front porch of Charlene, the poodle next door.

3-2-1 Blast-Off! (Episode #101)

PBS Kids: Fri, Oct 26, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff is frazzled. He needs more time to get his first show ready, but unfortunately, he's live on the air right now! What to do? The show must go on! Ruff sends three FETCHers to meet a big star. They arrive at the Museum of Science to discover that the star is the sun, and that they're about to blast off on an amazing space race. Can they rush through a city-sized scale model of the solar system--using trains, boats, cabs, and a three-wheeled bike--before time runs out?!

Ye Olde Colonial Episode (Episode #105)

PBS Kids: Thu, Oct 25, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Losing power in the doghouse gives Ruff the most Brilliant Idea in the History of Television! All he needs is a $250,000,000 advance from his boss, Henry, to buy a time machine to send the whole cast back in time...way back...to 1627! Dressed as Colonists, the cast members abandon their videogames and cell phones for log sawing, oven starting, jaw harping, goat tending, and lessons in Colonial life.

Cats? I Thought You Said Kites! (Episode #104)

PBS Kids: Wed, Oct 24, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff is excited because he thinks today's episode is all about kites, until he gets a phone call from his boss Henry who wants the show be about cats. Cats!!!??? Ruff has no choice but to give airtime to cats as he challenges Taylor and Anna to train a cat to fetch. Meanwhile Noah and Brian must design, build and fly a kite that will lift a dog biscuit in the air and land it on the front porch of Charlene, the poodle next door.

How to Get Out Your Inner Hip Hop (Episode #103)

PBS Kids: Tue, Oct 23, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff incinerates his daily ration of kibble in the Fetch 3000 but then discovers he's out of Chinese food. Resorting to desperate measures, Ruff must try to extract a treat from a dog toy. A starving Ruff challenges Anna to "cook" on the dance floor as she learns how to dance hip-hop, and Noah, Khalil, and Julia must cook for a crowd of picky eaters-animals at the zoo!

Good Dancing and Bad Teeth (Episode #102)

PBS Kids: Mon, Oct 22, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff wants to try out some new dance moves on the poodle next door, but is horrified when she tells him he's got halitosis. He decides to send one team of FETCHers to learn how to ballroom dance, and a second team out to prove that dog mouths are cleaner than human mouths.

Wolfing Down Some Barbeque (Episode #516)

PBS Kids: Sun, Oct 21, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff has a family reunion barbeque, and invites some distant relatives-wolves! He sends Emmie and Rubye to Yellowstone National Park to learn all about wolves, and sends Jay and Marc to South Carolina to make some authentic southern barbeque.

Birds Are Handy! (Episode #515)

PBS Kids: Sat, Oct 20, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff's rockstar cousin Ruf Rufman wants to record songbirds on his next album. So Ruff sends Emmie and Rubye to meet with field biologists from the Teton Science Schools in Wyoming to work with songbirds in the field. He also sends Marc and Shreya to meet with a hand model due to a misunderstanding between the word "Hands" and the name "Hans."

Go Belugas Go! (Episode #517)

PBS Kids: Fri, Oct 19, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

FETCH! competes with Go Get It!, the rival cat game show, in a synchronized swimming match, so he sends Marco, Shreya, and Rubye to learn about synchronized swimming, and he sends Marc to Mystic Aquarium to learn how beluga whales are adapted for the water.

Wolfing Down Some Barbeque (Episode #516)

PBS Kids: Thu, Oct 18, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff has a family reunion barbeque, and invites some distant relatives-wolves! He sends Emmie and Rubye to Yellowstone National Park to learn all about wolves, and sends Jay and Marc to South Carolina to make some authentic southern barbeque.

Birds Are Handy! (Episode #515)

PBS Kids: Wed, Oct 17, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff's rockstar cousin Ruf Rufman wants to record songbirds on his next album. So Ruff sends Emmie and Rubye to meet with field biologists from the Teton Science Schools in Wyoming to work with songbirds in the field. He also sends Marc and Shreya to meet with a hand model due to a misunderstanding between the word "Hands" and the name "Hans."

Ruff Follows His Dream (Episode #514)

PBS Kids: Tue, Oct 16, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

After Ruff has a dream where he's flying with an elephant, he decides to see if he can make his dream come true! He sends Marco off to Tennessee to the Elephant Sanctuary to learn what it takes to own and care for an elephant. He then sends Marc and Rubye to learn how to indoor skydive.

Look What The Dog Dug Up! (Episode #513)

PBS Kids: Mon, Oct 15, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

When Ruff digs up a sarcophagus in his backyard, he's convinced it's an authentic Egyptian mummy, and he's also convinced it comes with a curse. He sends the FETCHers to the Museum of Fine Arts to authenticate the artifact, and also to a carbon dating lab to verify the age of the mummy. The kids then go through Tomb, an Egypt-themed amusement park to solve the mystery of the mummy.

Eureka' Is Not A Brand of Dog Food (Episode #511)

PBS Kids: Sun, Oct 14, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff's owner is running him ragged making him fetch, so he sends Emmie and Shreya to build him a vehicle he can ride on so he doesn't have to run. He then sends Jay and Marco to invent another device that will make his life easier.

Who Wants to Trade for Some Old Tracks? (Episode #510)

PBS Kids: Sat, Oct 13, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Someone has just stolen Ruff's garden gnome and he's determined to get it back! In fact, he's so obsessed that he hasn't bathed in several days and is covered in flies-prompting Charlene to send him some fly swatters. Ruff sends Emmie and Marco to the Amherst College Museum of Natural History to analyze the footprints left behind by the perpetrator who stole the garden gnome; while Rubye and Shreya try to barter the flyswatters for something better that Ruff can give to Charlene.

That Sculpture Isn't Yours, It's Mime (Episode #512)

PBS Kids: Fri, Oct 12, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff learns that he's horrible at charades. To help him figure out how to act without making a sound, he sends Emmie and Marc to meet some mimes. Then he sends Jay and Rubye to learn how to make sculptures that move called kinetic sculptures.

Eureka' Is Not A Brand of Dog Food (Episode #511)

PBS Kids: Thu, Oct 11, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff's owner is running him ragged making him fetch, so he sends Emmie and Shreya to build him a vehicle he can ride on so he doesn't have to run. He then sends Jay and Marco to invent another device that will make his life easier.

Who Wants to Trade for Some Old Tracks? (Episode #510)

PBS Kids: Wed, Oct 10, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Someone has just stolen Ruff's garden gnome and he's determined to get it back! In fact, he's so obsessed that he hasn't bathed in several days and is covered in flies-prompting Charlene to send him some fly swatters. Ruff sends Emmie and Marco to the Amherst College Museum of Natural History to analyze the footprints left behind by the perpetrator who stole the garden gnome; while Rubye and Shreya try to barter the flyswatters for something better that Ruff can give to Charlene.

The Legend of Ruffman's Gold (Episode #509)

PBS Kids: Tue, Oct 9, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff's ancestor Gus Ruffman is believed to have hidden gold in an abandoned mine somewhere in Colorado. He sends Marc, Jay, and Rubye to solve clues, find the mine, and most importantly, find the gold!

How Much Frosting Can You Bear? (Episode #508)

PBS Kids: Mon, Oct 8, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Grandma Ruffman takes over today's show. Her friends Fig and Tucker's person is getting married, so she calls upon Ruff and the FETCHers to help her with the wedding gifts! She sends Rubye and Jay to meet up with some experts at the Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center to engineer a bear-proof picnic basket for the couple. Meanwhile Shreya, Emmie, Marc, and Marco bake the bride and groom's actual wedding cake!

It's Ruff in the Ring (Episode #506)

PBS Kids: Sun, Oct 7, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff gets accidentally booked in a boxing match against the legendary boxer Whipped Cream McGee, so he sends Shreya out to learn how to box, and sends Marc and Marco to engineer a safe boxing helmet for him.

Game Show Isle (Episode #502)

PBS Kids: Sat, Oct 6, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

After losing his FETCHers at the end of the Season Five premiere, Ruff discovers that they're stranded on a mysterious island-Game Show Island. To get off the island and back to Studio G, they must find the "Fabulous Four" game show relics before sundown or they will be trapped on the island forever! Ruff also learns some important clues about the mysterious disappearance of his parents.

A Whole Flock of Cheese (Episode #507)

PBS Kids: Fri, Oct 5, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Chet has gone on a cheese craze, replacing everything in the doghouse (including the furniture) with cheese-inspiring Ruff to send Emmie on a cheese-themed challenge. Meanwhile, Ruff is searching for his long-lost parents and decides to employ the help of a carrier pigeon. He sends Jay and Rubye out to learn about carrier pigeons and then compete in a race against one!

It's Ruff in the Ring (Episode #506)

PBS Kids: Thu, Oct 4, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Ruff gets accidentally booked in a boxing match against the legendary boxer Whipped Cream McGee, so he sends Shreya out to learn how to box, and sends Marc and Marco to engineer a safe boxing helmet for him.

Game Show Isle (Episode #502)

PBS Kids: Wed, Oct 3, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

After losing his FETCHers at the end of the Season Five premiere, Ruff discovers that they're stranded on a mysterious island-Game Show Island. To get off the island and back to Studio G, they must find the "Fabulous Four" game show relics before sundown or they will be trapped on the island forever! Ruff also learns some important clues about the mysterious disappearance of his parents.

Ruff Fetches The Fetchers (Episode #501)

PBS Kids: Tue, Oct 2, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

Season Five is about to start but Ruff has been so busy trying to find his long-lost parents, he's forgotten to choose his Season 5 FETCHers! In this casting special, viewers get a behind-the-scenes look at how Ruff goes about picking his contestants. Unfortunately, shortly after selecting his intrepid kids, Ruff loses them on the way to Studio G!

Fetch Finale IV: The Prophecy Fulfilled! (Episode #420)

PBS Kids: Mon, Oct 1, 2018 -- 6:00 AM

The lost legendary Helmet of Victory is so close Ruff can almost TASTE it! He's just learned that the Helmet is somewhere in Old Sturbridge Village, a town that time forgot. The FETCHers head off to the village, and then undergo a series of elimination trials to retrieve the Helmet. The FETCHer who finds the Helmet will be the Season IV FETCH Grand Champion! But will the Helmet of Victory really make Ruff victorious?

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