The BEST Episodes of Wilfred (US)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 2, 2019

Network: FXX

Ryan, a young man struggling unsuccessfully to make his way in the world forms a unique friendship with Wilfred, his neighbor's canine pet. Everyone else sees Wilfred as just a dog, but Ryan sees a crude and somewhat surly, yet irrepressibly brave and honest Australian bloke in a cheap dog suit. While leading him through a series of comedic and existential adventures, Wilfred the dog shows Ryan the man how to overcome his fears and joyfully embrace the unpredictability and insanity of the world around him.

Secrets

#1 - Secrets

Season 2 - Episode 13

In the second-season finale, existential questions are posed to Wilfred and Ryan.

star 8.61
171 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: David Zuckerman
Identity

#2 - Identity

Season 1 - Episode 13

A crisis arises when Ryan ignores Wilfred's advice.

star 8.56
200 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: David Zuckerman
Resistance

#3 - Resistance

Season 4 - Episode 9

Ryan sees his hopes fading as he has to deal with some difficult challenges.

star 8.46
212 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: David Zuckerman
Honesty

#4 - Honesty

Season 2 - Episode 10

Ryan and Wilfred make an extraordinary effort to boost Jenna's career.

star 8.27
177 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: Jason Gann
Regrets

#5 - Regrets

Season 3 - Episode 13

Jenna forbids Ryan from seeing Wilfred when he needs him most.

star 8.27
244 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: Reed Agnew, Eli Jorne
Heroism

#6 - Heroism

Season 3 - Episode 12

Ryan is put in danger as Wilfred pursues the path to valor.

star 8.26
242 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: Cody Heller, Brett Konner
Confrontation

#7 - Confrontation

Season 3 - Episode 9

Wilfred crashes Christmas and pits Ryan against his family.

star 8.23
249 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: David Baldy
Control

#8 - Control

Season 2 - Episode 6

Wilfred muddles Ryan's plan to introduce Amanda to Jenna.

star 8.23
202 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: Scott Prendergast
Progress

#9 - Progress

Season 2 - Episode 1

Ryan learns that life is much more challenging without Wilfred around.

star 8.23
234 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: David Zuckerman
Compassion

#10 - Compassion

Season 1 - Episode 9

Ryan's resentment of his mother even grows when she moves in and becomes friends with Wilfred.

star 8.19
227 votes
Writers: Patricia Breen
Truth

#11 - Truth

Season 2 - Episode 8

Wilfred's nemesis returns with an offer that rocks Ryan's world.

star 8.19
193 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: David Zuckerman
Happiness

#12 - Happiness

Season 4 - Episode 10

Ryan finally learns the truth about Wilfred.

star 8.18
238 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: David Zuckerman
Dignity

#13 - Dignity

Season 2 - Episode 3

Ryan has to deal with new problems when Wilfred becomes popular.

star 8.18
202 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: Cody Heller, Brett Konner
Perspective

#14 - Perspective

Season 3 - Episode 8

Ryan tries progressive psychotherapy to better understand a past trauma.

star 8.17
232 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: Kevin Arrieta
Courage

#15 - Courage

Season 4 - Episode 8

Wilfred attempts to convince Ryan to not tell Jenna some sensitive information.

star 8.15
204 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: David Baldy
Comfort

#16 - Comfort

Season 3 - Episode 2

Ryan befriends Wilfred’s enemy—the mailman.

star 8.14
245 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: Cody Heller, Brett Konner
Questions

#17 - Questions

Season 2 - Episode 11

Ryan attempts to discover the truth about Wilfred through self-examination.

star 8.14
178 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: Cody Heller, Brett Konner
Guilt

#18 - Guilt

Season 2 - Episode 4

Ryan is forced to intervene when Wilfred becomes embattled with an unlikely foe.

star 8.11
205 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: Steve Tompkins
Uncertainty

#19 - Uncertainty

Season 3 - Episode 1

Ryan and Wilfred search for Wilfred’s original owner.

star 8.11
266 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: Reed Agnew, Eli Jorne
Answers

#20 - Answers

Season 4 - Episode 4

Ryan subjects Wilfred to a scientific study with unsettling results.

star 8.11
220 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: Matt Patterson
Now

#21 - Now

Season 2 - Episode 5

Unexpected problems arise for Ryan and Wilfred after a traumatic experience.

star 8.11
212 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: David Baldy
Doubt

#22 - Doubt

Season 1 - Episode 11

Ryan meets someone who questions Ryan's friendship to Wilfred.

star 8.10
202 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: Reed Agnew, Eli Jorné
Happiness

#23 - Happiness

Season 1 - Episode 1

Ryan forms a unique connection with his neighbor's dog after a failed suicide attempt.

star 8.09
440 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: David Zuckerman
Isolation

#24 - Isolation

Season 1 - Episode 10

Wilfred tries to find Ryan a human friend.

star 8.09
208 votes
Writers: Steve Baldikoski, Bryan Behar
Distance

#25 - Distance

Season 3 - Episode 10

A struggle emerges between Ryan, Wilfred and an old friend.

star 8.08
252 votes
Directors: Randall Einhorn
Writers: Jacob Young