The BEST Episodes of Courage the Cowardly Dog

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 13, 2020

Network: Cartoon Network

This show is about a dog named Courage that was found by Muriel Bagge who lives on a farm in the middle of Nowhere with her husband Eustace Bagge. Eustace dislikes Courage and calls him "Stupid Dog". Muriel on the other hand is different from Eustace and loves Courage. But, weird things happen in Nowhere and it's now up to Courage to save them.

Campsite of Terror

#1 - Campsite of Terror

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 8, 2002

Courage,Muriel,and Eustace are camping and two raccoons kidnap Muriel because they want a mother.Eustace is trying to capture the raccoons for a reward.The raccons end up capturing him, to have for company and watch televison with him. Courage and Muriel return home.

star 8.88
59 votes
Muted Muriel

#2 - Muted Muriel

Season 4 - Episode 15 - Aired Oct 25, 2002

Muriel refuses to talk after Eustace keeps ignoring her, so Shirley makes a giant starfish attack and it can only be stopped at the sound of Muriel's voice.

star 8.80
15 votes
Courage the Fly

#3 - Courage the Fly

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 16, 2001

Courage gets turned into a fly by Di Lung outside his house .Eustace trys to smack him, because he hates flys. He trys three times to get the fly but keeps hiting Muriel instead.Courage then must stop a salalite from hitting the house. It crashes in there yard.Muriel and Eustace then find out Courage turned into a fly. Eustace walks into the house and wants to get rid of the dog-fly.Muriel says how can you think of getting Courage at a time like this, the satalite almost hit the house. Eustace replies ""It didn't even come close"".Suddenly the satalite raises out of the ground and picks Eustace up with it as it shoots up toward space.Muriel and Courage then just sit in their rocking chair.

star 8.76
49 votes
Directors: John Dilworth
Writers: David Cohen
The Tower of Dr. Zalost

#4 - The Tower of Dr. Zalost

Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired Nov 16, 2001

A giant moving tower on wheels and (computer generated) legs shoots magical cannonballs that turn everyone in Nowhere green and sad. It is the work of the green-skinned Dr. Zhalost who wants to make everyone in Nowhere miserable like he is. He demands 33 1/3 billion dollars from the mayor. His assistant is a hunchbackish rat with a scar called Rat. Zalost gets the money, but he is still not satsified. Meanwhile, Muriel is making happy plums. Eustace is mad the paper isn't delivered so he tries to get it, and after a failed attempt, he meets up with Zhalost's tower. It follows Eustace and fires cannonballs. Eustace isn't effected because he doesn't have much feeling. But Muriel is hit, so Courage needs to find a way to make her normal. Courage hides in a pizza box that Eustace delivers to Rat. Courage finds piles and piles of cannonballs and he accidently realeases some and one hits Rat. Rat turns into a giant demon rat. Courage fires happy plums because Muriel said...

star 8.52
21 votes
Directors: John Dilworth
Writers: John Dilworth
Last of the Starmakers

#5 - Last of the Starmakers

Season 4 - Episode 18 - Aired Nov 1, 2002

A star making squid has just had babies(in eggs)She looses her husband to a giant inhaling whale. The squid ends up landing on Earth where she lays there with her eggs. Courage isn't sure about her at first, until he notices that she makes stars. This also flatters Muriel, but Eustace calls the military so he can get money! The military uses the squid and the eggs for research. Muriel sends Courage to help the squid. With the help, the eggs finally hatch and the baby squids float up into the heavens. The mother squid turns into a garden. And once again, Eustace gets his just desserts at the end.

star 8.47
19 votes
Mega Muriel the Magnificent

#6 - Mega Muriel the Magnificent

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Apr 3, 2001

Courage's Computer,who is sick and tired of answering Courage's questions about shadows,monsters,etc. and thinks there not scary so he does something evil ... he uploads his memory into Muriel's body and control's it. He does stunts to make Courage have to rescue the Computer (which is in Muriel's body) Eventually he gets stuck and Courage has to save him from a machine. Even the Nowhere News was there to telecast these stunts of Muriel or (the Computer). Eventually the computer apologizes and goes back into the monitor and Muriel returns to her normal self.

star 8.47
19 votes
The Magic Tree of Nowhere

#7 - The Magic Tree of Nowhere

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 31, 2000

Eustace grows a magical tree that can grant him whatever he wants. When it gets more attention than Eustace, he decides to cut it down. Courage protects it, but eventually it's cut down. However, the tree has enough power to give Courage the cure to Muriel's new bloated head sickness.

star 8.47
53 votes
Directors: John Dilworth
Writers: John Dilworth
Rumpledkiltskin

#8 - Rumpledkiltskin

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 13, 2002

Muriel gets a telegram, from her uncle Agnes,saying that all of her relatives died that knew a kilt pattern. Muriel is the only family member left who knows how to make it. He wants her to come to Scotland and make a kilt for him.Eustace refuses to go to Scotland, because he hates Scotland. Muriel and Courage go over to Scotland to help him. He takes them to a castle and tells Muriel to make a couple thousand kilts for his factory. She says no. Uncle Agnes suddenly admits he is not her uncle, then warns her he'll make her into a pie if she doesn't listen. Courage overhears a conversation of ""Agnes"" and his mother.He kicked her out for saying his real name to many times.Courage then plays a game of charades with Muriel in front of him so she will say his name. She figures it out and Rumplekiltskin (his real name) doesn't force her to make a couple thousand kilts.

star 8.44
59 votes
The Sand Whale Strikes

#9 - The Sand Whale Strikes

Season 2 - Episode 24 - Aired Nov 9, 2001

A whale a long time ago gave his accordian to Icket Bagge(Eustace's father)while playing a unfair game.Now he wants it back.He arrives at the Bagge house and thinks Eustace is Icket. He swims through sand barrages and through the house and eats Muriel and Eustace.

star 8.38
16 votes
King Ramses' Curse

#10 - King Ramses' Curse

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 21, 2000

Courage finds a slab that belonged to a dead guy named King Ramses. A guy named Professor Flith comes and says the slab belongs in the museum. However, Eustace (knowing it's worth a lot) won't give it to him. So, the ghost of King Ramses comes and causes plagues to happen that won't stop until Eustace returns the slab to the museum. The first is a flood, the second is loud music, and the third is locusts. The slab is finally returned, but Eustace is now possessed by King Ramses, as punishment for his greediness.

star 8.36
75 votes
Fishy Business

#11 - Fishy Business

Season 3 - Episode 19 - Aired Jul 19, 2002

A lady fish or fishonnary comes to take Muriel, Courage and Eustace back to ""where they came from"". It turns out they really go to an underwater bio-dome becausea all life originally came from the sea. These three fish judges annouce them guilty of uncivilized behavior (sipping tea, wearing shoes, etc.). So they put them in a goldfish bowl with gills that let them breathe underwater. They have to act like fish and even eat fishfood! Courage must save everyone.

star 8.35
17 votes
Courage Meets the Mummy

#12 - Courage Meets the Mummy

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Jan 19, 2001

A baker back in eygptian times was killed by the queen because she thinks he stole the cookies he baked for her and sold them.He was mummified. One day the mummy awakes and sets out to find the queen, he comes to Muriel's house and thinks Muriel is the queen (she looks very much like her) and Courage hypnotises Muriel into being a queen and Eustace into the royal pumba. Actually the royal pumba back in ancient times was the real criminal not the baker.Eustace is to be mummified (not really, just to get the mummy satisfied by saying this). The Queen (Muriel) says the baker is innocent, and is sorry for him and says how can she make it up to him? She gives the mummy one of Eustace's favorite sheets to sleep in and he gives her a cookie recipe.

star 8.34
62 votes
Journey to the Center of Nowhere

#13 - Journey to the Center of Nowhere

Season 1 - Episode 24 - Aired Mar 23, 2000

Muriel's homegrown eggplants (that live underground) aren't getting enough water and try to attack her. Courage, after constantly trying, finally stops the eggplants from eating Muriel and give the eggplants water. Everything goes back to normal, and Muriel wins an award for the best eggplants.

star 8.32
19 votes
Angry Nasty People

#14 - Angry Nasty People

Season 3 - Episode 20 - Aired Jul 19, 2002

Benton Tarentella returns to make a show about ""angry nasty"" people with Muriel, Eustace and Courage. Eustace is the star because he's very mean. Benton literally takes Eustace's meaness and gives it a form! It's known as Mr. Nasty. Eustace and Mr. Nasty make lots of money and Muriel and Courage are mad because they always get made fun of on the show. So Courage makes Mr. Nasty angry and throws Benton into quicksand. Now Eustace is on a talkshow and loses his money to Mr. Nasty.

star 8.29
14 votes
Son of the Chicken From Outer Space

#15 - Son of the Chicken From Outer Space

Season 4 - Episode 19 - Aired Nov 1, 2002

Ashamed at what happened to her husband, the wife of the Chicken from Outer Space sends their three-headed son to destroy Courage. When they land, they try to just zap him, but they hit Eustace instead. Then they tried a bomb disguised as an egg, but Courage puts it in the toilet, and blows up Eustace. And they finally try tieing Courage up and running over him with a train. The three-headed chicken fails and starts getting in a fight with itself. They start crying because it's mother said that if they don't kill Courage, they can't come home. The middle head always carries a camera, so Courage has them take pictures of Courage being tortured. With that, the chicken bades farewell, but Eustace, Muriel, and Courage end up looking like a three-headed chicken.

star 8.29
14 votes
The Forbidden Hat of Gold

#16 - The Forbidden Hat of Gold

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Apr 10, 2001

Eustace finds a treasure map his dead brother, Horace, left him. It leads to a golden hat in a cave. Eustace, Muriel and Courage go there. When Eustace takes the golden hat, monks that live there capture the three. Then they try to sacrifice Muriel to their God, which is a rock statue. Courage destroys the rock by giving it a strange coat. Eustace finally gets the hat, but when he puts it on he turns to stone.

star 8.28
18 votes
Little Muriel

#17 - Little Muriel

Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired Mar 30, 2000

Little Muriel: Muriel is picked up by a tornado and is turned into a little kid. Courage has to put up with Little Muriel's antics and must find a tornado spinning the opposite direction to change Muriel back.

star 8.25
28 votes
Directors: John Dilworth
Writers: David Cohen, Irvin S. Bauer
A Beaver's Tale

#18 - A Beaver's Tale

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 6, 2002

The Bagge's yard gets flouded, Eustace and Muriel go for a swim. Everything is alright until the water rises too high and enters their house. Courage paddles around in the water to the town of Nowhere and stops when he sees a beaver putting up a dam. Courage trys to ask him nicely to stop building it because it ruining there home, but the beaver just hits him with his tail. Courage then finds out the beaver's real love is for music and not construction. The beaver starts to hit his tail as a rythem on the dam.Courage picks the string on his yo-yo, like an instrument. The beaver's tale constatly hiting the dam eventually breaks it. Courage's house's water level drys up to nothing. Muriel and Eustace then attend a concert in a local karaoke-type place to watch Courage and the beaver play their instruments.

star 8.21
42 votes
Cowboy Courage

#19 - Cowboy Courage

Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired Oct 26, 2001

Courage dreams about being a sherif in a Western city. Accompanied by Muriel, they go after the ghost of bank-robbing Eustace, or better known as The Whip.

star 8.21
19 votes
 The Hunchback of Nowhere

#20 - The Hunchback of Nowhere

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Jan 28, 2000

A hunchback who is rejected by everyone wants to find a house to sleep in. He goes to the Bagge house, but Eustace rejects him. It's raining and Courage gets Eustace's raincoat and finds the hunchback in the barn. He is very friendly and together have fun doing shadow puppets, acrobatic stunts and bell ringing. Muriel is happy to have the hunchback stay with them, but Eustace wants him to go.

star 8.19
37 votes
The Uncommon Cold

#21 - The Uncommon Cold

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 27, 2002

Muriel gets a terrible cold, and after a while, she sees a talking slug that wants help. Following directions, Courage and Muriel go to a swamp where there are slugs that are ruled by a snake named Big Bayou. He sheds his skin and makes the slugs make statues out of them. They say Bayou has a magic book that will free them and cure Muriel. Courage gets the book and cures Muriel. Bayou then comes after him, and he bites the book, and his venom magically makes the snake-skin statues attack him. Muriel uses her nail-file to free the slugs.

star 8.19
32 votes
The Nutcracker

#22 - The Nutcracker

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 6, 2002

Muriel,Courage, and Eustace head down to the local dump to look for stuff they might want. Most of it is just pure junk except this nutcracker they fin

star 8.18
28 votes
Ball of Revenge

#23 - Ball of Revenge

Season 4 - Episode 21 - Aired Nov 8, 2002

Eustace finally gets tired of Muriel treating Courage so well, so he does something to finally destroy Courage once and for all. He gathers together the villains Courage fought to destroy Courage!

star 8.17
18 votes
The Record Deal

#24 - The Record Deal

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 8, 2002

While Eustace is driving home,Shirley the Medium throws out a Velvet Vic record when doing some spring cleaning and Eustace plays the record Velvet Vic comes out and then Muriel becomes trapped in the record and Courage has to get her out.

star 8.12
60 votes
Klub Katz

#25 - Klub Katz

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Mar 16, 2000

Courage, Muriel, and Eustace go on a cruise, but a tidal wave strands them onto an island. Katz returns and says he'll let stay at ""Klub Katz"". Muriel and Eustace go into a ""spa"", where they're turned in

star 8.08
24 votes