The BEST Episodes of Sherlock Hound

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 19, 2020

Network: TV Asahi

Loosely based on the "Sherlock Holmes" series by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Hound turns all the classic characters into dogs. The canine Sherlock Holmes, his assistant Watson, and housemaid Mrs. Hudson work together to solve mysteries. The culprit is usually Professor Moriarty and his gang, who use all kinds of wacky contraptions to steal what they want.

The White Cliffs of Dover

#1 - The White Cliffs of Dover

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jan 22, 1985

The London Airpost is failing due to planes being sabotaged. When one of the planes crash lands near Baker Street, Holmes and Watson rush to the scene only to find their landlady save the pilot before them. Moriarty has been sabotaging the planes in hopes of earning tons of money off of limited edition stamps. Holmes, Watson, Mrs. Hudson and all the men of the airpost quickly set out to stop him.

star 8.80
5 votes
Treasure Under the Sea

#2 - Treasure Under the Sea

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jan 15, 1985

Holmes and Watson get called in by the navy to find that Moriarty has stolen a submarine. With the submarine, Moriarty plots to sink and steal a recently found treasure from the navy ships.

star 8.75
4 votes
The Adventure of the Thames Monster

#3 - The Adventure of the Thames Monster

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Mar 12, 1985

A man and a ship are dragged into the Thames River by a monster one day. Scotland Yard gives up looking for the man but the man's fiancée is not going to give up. She contacts Holmes and Watson and the two go to find out the truth behind the supposed monster living in the river.

star 8.67
3 votes
The Four Signatures

#4 - The Four Signatures

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 6, 1984

In this episode, Doctor Watson meets Sherlock Holmes and both proceed to trick a band of pirates in order to protect a man's life.

star 8.62
42 votes
Writers: Hayao Miyazaki, Sunao Katabuchi, Tsunehisa Itô
The Runaway Freight Car

#5 - The Runaway Freight Car

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 12, 1985

Professor Moriarty seems to have done the impossible! A freight car containing gold that was in between two passenger cars mysteriously disappears during a train ride to London. Holmes must figure out exactly how Moriarty pulled it off and retrieve the gold as soon as he can.

star 8.50
2 votes
The Golden Statue of the Great Burglar

#6 - The Golden Statue of the Great Burglar

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Feb 26, 1985

Professor Moriarty kidnaps a sculptor and his son and orders that the sculptor create a statue of gold in his likeness. Holmes and Watson set out to save the man and his son and retrieve the gold bullion missing from a local bank.

star 8.50
2 votes
The Secret of the Sacred Cross Sword

#7 - The Secret of the Sacred Cross Sword

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Mar 5, 1985

Someone tried to steal the Sacred Cross Sword, or did they? Upon closer inspection, Holmes discovers symbols on the sword that lead to an ancient treasure of the family keeping the sword. Moriarty is determined to get to the treasure first and with traps set at every corner, will Holmes even make it out alive?

star 8.50
2 votes
The Adventure of the Three Students

#8 - The Adventure of the Three Students

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Mar 19, 1985

Three French art students on holiday in England are kidnapped by Professor Moriarty and his henchmen and forced to recreate famous paintings Moriarty has been stealing copies of. Moriarty in disguise passes off the students' works as originals in an auction, but Holmes notices something peculiar in the paintings. Holmes must follow the clues in the paintings in order to rescue the students.

star 8.50
2 votes
The Rosetta Stone

#9 - The Rosetta Stone

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Mar 26, 1985

An argument breaks out at the museum where the Rosetta Stone is kept. Several people from different countries all have different opinions on which country should be the real keepers of the stone. That night, the stone mysteriously floats away like magic into the sky. Moriarty borrows a few tricks from an old Japanese story about a thief to pull off this devious trick. Holmes must stop Moriarty before the professor sells the stone away.

star 8.50
2 votes
The White Silver Getaway!

#10 - The White Silver Getaway!

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Apr 2, 1985

Moriarty has a cunning plan of getting recently acquired gold coins away from London which is swarming with constables from Scotland Yard. With the aid of a new airship, he plans to ship the coins in disguise to another place where he can get them later.

star 8.50
2 votes
The Missing Bride Affair

#11 - The Missing Bride Affair

Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired May 21, 1985

A bride disappears from her wedding, and Holmes is called to investigate.

star 8.50
2 votes
A Sacred Image Disappears

#12 - A Sacred Image Disappears

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 18, 1984

Moriarty has stolen a golden statuette from the top of a building in London and hides it someplace where Scotland Yard can't find it. Holmes and Watson set out to search for the missing statuette only to be captured by several little boys. They soon befriend the boys and all go after Moriarty, Todd and Smiley to get the statuette back.

star 8.40
5 votes
Disturbance, the World Flight Championship!

#13 - Disturbance, the World Flight Championship!

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Apr 16, 1985

A man and his wife go out to celebrate the completion of an airplane engine for an upcoming race only to find when they come back that Moriarty has stolen the engine for his own use! A day before the race begins, a mysterious new entry appears in the race. Holmes knows it must be Moriarty and so he, Watson and Mrs. Hudson take to the skies to stop Moriarty from causing the race to be a complete disaster.

star 8.33
3 votes
The Coral Lobsters

#14 - The Coral Lobsters

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 19, 1985

While Moriarty daydreams of eating lobster one day, he comes up with a scheme to steal the coral lobsters from a marine biologist. The lobsters are encrusted with several hundred pounds worth of jewels! Holmes, Watson, and all of Scotland Yard set out on a chase to capture Moriarty and retrieve the lobsters.

star 8.20
5 votes
Mrs. Hudson is Taken Hostage

#15 - Mrs. Hudson is Taken Hostage

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 27, 1984

Professor Moriarty has been studying Holmes' habits and soon comes up with a plan to kidnap Mrs. Hudson. Although he succeeds in doing so, it seems like the Professor is having a change of heart from the kindness and innocence Holmes' landlady shows him. Meanwhile, Holmes and Watson have agreed to steal a famous painting from a museum in return for their landlady.

star 8.00
10 votes
The Secret of the Parrot

#16 - The Secret of the Parrot

Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Apr 23, 1985

Professor Moriarty attacks a train carrying an old gentleman with a parrot on his shoulder.

star 8.00
3 votes
The Bell of Big Ben

#17 - The Bell of Big Ben

Season 1 - Episode 24 - Aired May 7, 1985

The Bell of Big Ben is stolen, and there is panic among the people.

star 8.00
3 votes
The Sovereign Gold Coins

#18 - The Sovereign Gold Coins

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jan 29, 1985

Holmes and Watson get called to a dreary town where no one seems very happy, with the exception of the richest man who calls them in to complain about missing sovereign gold coins. Although the person who stole the coins before was different, now Moriarty plots to steal the man's giant coin bank which has thousands of sovereigns inside it.

star 7.80
5 votes
The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle

#19 - The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 4, 1984

Moriarty successfully stole a rare blue gem from a local jewelery store however someone stole the jewel from him! Polly, a street-smart kid decides to keep the jewel as a treasure between herself and her stuffed teddybear, Winnie. Meanwhile, Holmes and Watson are sent on the case to retrieve the missing jewel and wind up protecting Polly from Moriarty.

star 7.67
9 votes
The Stormy Getaway

#20 - The Stormy Getaway

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Feb 5, 1985

Holmes and Watson get called in to protect a girl's father as he begins to deliver money by carriage to another town. Professor Moriarty has other plans though and plots to rob the carriage and get rid of anyone who gets in his way.

star 7.67
3 votes
The Disappearance of the Splendid Royal Horse

#21 - The Disappearance of the Splendid Royal Horse

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Apr 9, 1985

Moriarty and his henchmen attempt to steal a jewel one night, only to find someone else has beat them to it! Scotland Yard is certain since Moriarty was there, it had to have been him, but Holmes has second thoughts. The true thief of the jewel leaves behind a note and a rose saying that they will steal a famous horse from a royal family.

star 7.67
3 votes
The Green Balloon

#22 - The Green Balloon

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 11, 1984

A green balloon mysteriously appears over the garden in Baker Street and sends Holmes and Watson on a new case to save a family at a lighthouse from Professor Moriarty's new scheme.

star 7.60
5 votes
The Speckled Band

#23 - The Speckled Band

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jan 8, 1985

A rainstorm sends Holmes and Watson to a house that isn't all what it seems to be. They uncover Moriarty's new plot and together stop a tragedy from befalling the house.

star 7.60
5 votes
A Small Client

#24 - A Small Client

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 20, 1984

Little Martha's father is away on business and Martha wants Holmes to find a lost cat for her. The case starts out simply enough, but soon it grows to reveal Moriarty is behind a counterfeit coin operation and has kidnapped Martha's father. It's up to Holmes to rescue Martha's father and stop all of England's banks from going into chaos!

star 7.56
9 votes
The Priceless French Doll

#25 - The Priceless French Doll

Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired May 14, 1985

Professor Moriarty robs a jewelry store in broad daylight.

star 6.50
4 votes