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
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Series creator John Dilworth
placed major emphasis on audio effects: he wanted to use unconventional fresh music/sounds, in contrast to most shows developing stock material to use throughout their run. Dilworth wished to put any music/sound into the episode that emphasized the situation, whether it was tense, exciting or especially funny. See more
When viewing the house from the outside, you see three floors, with the attic as the third floor. When inside, the attic is on the same floor as the bedrooms, which is the second floor. See more
The end title of each episode evolved with each season. The first season has Courage holding up a scribbled end title card; the second and third seasons have an ornate sculpture of a bowing Courage; and the final season has a CGI Courage taking a bow. See more
Referenced in Double Rainboom