Courage the Cowardly Dog follows the story of the life of a little pink cowardly dog who was named Courage when he was found by Muriel. When he was a baby, one of his vet appointments ended being the last time he saw his dog parents. During that day, while the yet made baby Courage wait in the waiting room, he sent his parents up into space. Then Courage ended up on the streets. Afterwards, a lady named Muriel found Courage and took him home to her home in the middle of Nowhere, Kansas, with her mean, rude, and cranky husband, Eustace Bagge. Courage is always on the watch since creepy, scary, and paranormal events happen in Nowhere, but Courage is always ready to save Muriel and kick some villain, monster, alien, or zombie butts! GO COURAGE! Written by
Did You Know?
John Dilworth finally agreed to do a Courage series, and Cartoon Network originally wanted him to produce it from their Hanna-Barbera studio in L.A.. But Dilworth didn't want to leave his company Stretch Films in New York, so CN agreed to let him do the series from Stretch Films. See more
Throughout the series, the closet under the staircase in the living room appears and disappears in some episodes. See more
Stupid dog! You made me look bad!
[dons an enormous fright mask
[Courage screams and runs away
In the opening credits, the show is introduced by the Nowhere Newsman on the TV in the Bagges' home. Eustace, who is upset that the show makes him look bad, switches off the TV and promptly scares Courage. See more
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