The BEST episodes of Terriers

Every episode of Terriers ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Terriers!

Ex-cop and recovering alcoholic Hank Dolworth partners with his best friend, former criminal Britt Pollack, in an unlicensed private investigation business. The series is set in Ocean Beach, San Diego, California, although it is portrayed as a distinct town, with Dolworth having once been a member of the fictional Ocean Beach Police Department.

Last Updated: 9/12/2023Network: FXStatus: Ended
Quid Pro Quo
521 votes

#1 - Quid Pro Quo

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 11/24/2010

Hank, Britt, and new ally, Laura Ross, unravel the Ocean Beach conspiracy, which puts them and everyone they love in immediate danger.

Directors: Adam Arkin
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Hail Mary
473 votes

#2 - Hail Mary

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 12/1/2010

Hank runs out of options and time and Britt faces a decision that will change his future.

Directors: Ted Griffin
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524 votes

#3 - Asunder

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/10/2010

Fighting the urge to drink on Gretchen's wedding day, Hank stumbles back onto the radar of the conspiracy threatening Ocean Beach.

Directors: Ted Griffin
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Sins of the Past
551 votes

#4 - Sins of the Past

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 11/17/2010

Hank gets a second shot at the rape case that got him ejected from the police department in a mystery spanning multiple time periods.

Directors: Tucker Gates
Writer: Tim Minear
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Agua Caliente
505 votes

#5 - Agua Caliente

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 10/27/2010

Hank and Britt both work with their ex-partners to make it out of some hot water south of the border.

Directors: John Dahl
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Manifest Destiny
512 votes

#6 - Manifest Destiny

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/6/2010

Hank and Britt deal with the widening scope of the Lindus conspiracy as they try to avoid the rap for a murder they (technically) didn't commit.

Directors: Rian Johnson
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542 votes

#7 - Ring-a-Ding-Ding

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/13/2010

Hank and Britt go on a wild goose chase through Ocean Beach while searching for an engagement ring.

Directors: Billy Gierhart
Writer: Angela Kang
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Dog and Pony
725 votes

#8 - Dog and Pony

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 9/15/2010

Desperate for quick cash, Hank and Britt set out to capture escaped convict Mongo for a big reward.

Directors: Clark Johnson
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486 votes

#9 - Fustercluck

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 9/29/2010

Robert Lindus is back with an unusual request from jail: he wants Hank and Britt to steal a quarter of a million dollars from him.

Directors: Michael Offer
Writer: John Worley
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Missing Persons
503 votes

#10 - Missing Persons

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 10/20/2010

Hank and Britt help an amnesiac college student with the case of his missing identity.

Directors: Michael Zinberg
Writer: Jed Seidel
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810 votes

#11 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/8/2010

A favor for an old drinking buddy leads Hank and Britt, down a rabbit-hole of corruption in deceptively sunny Ocean Beach.

Directors: Craig Brewer
Writer: Ted Griffin
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Change Partners
522 votes

#12 - Change Partners

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 9/22/2010

In order to secure a loan, Hank must prove that the bank manager's wife is cheating on him. But what he discovers is much kinkier than infidelity.

Directors: Guy Ferland
Writer: Phoef Sutton
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Pimp Daddy
548 votes

#13 - Pimp Daddy

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/3/2010

While Hank recovers from his injury, Britt teams up with a transvestite hooker to solve the death of her friend.

Directors: Adam Arkin
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