"Snoopy: Man's Best Friend" is the sixth episode of The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show. It premiered on October 22, 1983.



Lucy complains that no one loves her. While she is walking away, Snoopy tries to kiss her.

"Peppermint Patty"

Peppermint Patty hires Snoopy to be her guard dog because she is afraid to sleep at night. The house is burglarized anyway when Snoopy, Peppermint Patty and Marcie cannot get off the very bouncy waterbed.

"Charlie Brown Lost!"

Snoopy takes the Beagle Scouts on a hike and does not come back. Charlie Brown gets lost trying to find them so, Peppermint Patty and Marcie go on a rescue mission.


Snoopy blows Linus into Patty's pool after he reads The Three Little Pigs. He also pretends he is the World War I Flying Ace and Sally gets a new motto, "Speak softly and carry a beagle".


  • In "Charlie Brown Lost!",  the plot about the rescue mission and the Beagle Scouts is inspired by the comic strip storyline that originally ran from October 24 through November 26, 1980.
  • In "Snoopy", the part where Snoopy throws a toy grenade in his dog dish is inspired by the Sunday strip from July 10, 1966.
  • In "Snoopy", the part where Snoopy steals Lucy's ball is inspired by the Sunday strip from April 9, 1967.
  • In "Snoopy", the part where Snoopy fights Lucy is inspired by the comic strip storyline that originally ran from May 24 through May 29, 1965. It was also adapted in the 1968 TV special He's Your Dog, Charlie Brown and as the episode "L'amour du risque" from the 2014 French TV series Peanuts.
  • In "Snoopy", the part where Snoopy dances around because Charlie Brown gave him his food is inspired by the Sunday strip from 12 June 12, 1966.

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TV Specials A Charlie Brown ChristmasCharlie Brown's All-StarsIt's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie BrownYou're in Love, Charlie BrownHe's Your Dog, Charlie BrownIt Was a Short Summer, Charlie BrownPlay It Again, Charlie BrownYou're Not Elected, Charlie BrownThere's No Time for Love, Charlie BrownA Charlie Brown ThanksgivingIt's a Mystery, Charlie BrownIt's the Easter Beagle, Charlie BrownBe My Valentine, Charlie BrownYou're a Good Sport, Charlie BrownIt's Arbor Day, Charlie BrownIt's Your First Kiss, Charlie BrownWhat a Nightmare, Charlie BrownYou're the Greatest, Charlie BrownShe's a Good Skate, Charlie BrownLife Is a Circus, Charlie BrownIt's Magic, Charlie BrownSomeday You'll Find Her, Charlie BrownA Charlie Brown CelebrationIs This Goodbye, Charlie Brown?It's an Adventure, Charlie BrownWhat Have We Learned, Charlie Brown?It's Flashbeagle, Charlie BrownSnoopy's Getting Married, Charlie BrownYou're a Good Man, Charlie BrownHappy New Year, Charlie Brown!Snoopy!!! The MusicalIt's the Girl in the Red Truck, Charlie BrownWhy, Charlie Brown, Why?Snoopy's ReunionIt's Spring Training, Charlie BrownIt's Christmastime Again, Charlie BrownYou're in the Super Bowl, Charlie BrownIt Was My Best Birthday Ever, Charlie BrownIt's the Pied Piper, Charlie BrownA Charlie Brown ValentineCharlie Brown's Christmas TalesLucy Must Be Traded, Charlie BrownI Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie BrownHe's a Bully, Charlie BrownHappiness Is a Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown
Movies A Boy Named Charlie BrownSnoopy, Come HomeRace for Your Life, Charlie BrownBon Voyage, Charlie Brown (And Don't Come Back!!)The Peanuts Movie
The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show "Snoopy's Cat Fight" • "Snoopy: Team Manager" • "Linus and Lucy" • "Lucy vs. the World" • "Linus' Security Blanket" • "Snoopy: Man's Best Friend" • "Snoopy the Psychiatrist" • "You Can't Win, Charlie Brown" • "The Lost Ballpark" • "Snoopy's Football Career" • "Chaos in the Classroom" • "It's That Team Spirit, Charlie Brown" • "Lucy Loves Schroeder" • "Snoopy and the Giant" • "Snoopy's Brother Spike" • "Snoopy's Robot" • "Peppermint Patty's School Days" • "Sally's Sweet Babboo"
This Is America, Charlie Brown "The Mayflower Voyagers" • "The Birth of the Constitution" • "The Wright Brothers at Kitty Hawk" • "The NASA Space Station" • "The Building of the Transcontinental Railroad" • "The Great Inventors" • "The Smithsonian and the Presidency" • "The Music and Heroes of America"
Snoopy in Space "The Application" • "Training" • "The Graduation" • "Welcome to the ISS" • "I Never Promised You a Space Garden" • "Space Sleepwalking" • "The Journey on Orion" • "Crater Crash" • "Searching for Moon Rocks" • "You're a Good Moon, Charlie Brown" • "The Next Mission" • "Mars or Bust"
Others Peanuts (2014 TV series) • Peanuts Motion Comics
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