List of Dora the Explorer episodes

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The following is an episode list for the Nickelodeon animated television series Dora the Explorer. The show debuted on August 14, 2000 and ended on June 5, 2014. It aired on Nickelodeon's sister channel, Nick Jr., as well as Nickelodeon's preschool block, Nick Jr. (Nick Play Date), and has also aired on Comcast's On Demand and CBS.

Series overview[edit]

SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired
First airedLast aired
PilotJune 12, 1999 (1999-06-12)
126August 14, 2000 (2000-08-14)October 15, 2001 (2001-10-15)
227March 11, 2002 (2002-03-11)July 14, 2003 (2003-07-14)
323August 26, 2003 (2003-08-26)April 22, 2004 (2004-04-22)
425September 24, 2004 (2004-09-24)November 5, 2007 (2007-11-05)
519September 7, 2008 (2008-09-07)October 1, 2010 (2010-10-01)
619November 5, 2010 (2010-11-05)February 3, 2012 (2012-02-03)
718April 4, 2012 (2012-04-04)January 16, 2013 (2013-01-16)
814March 18, 2013 (2013-03-18)June 5, 2014 (2014-06-05)


Pilot (1999)[edit]

Before the show premiered, there was a pilot episode for the series that aired on June 12, 1999.[1]

TitleOriginal air dateProd.
"Dora the Explorer"June 12, 1999 (1999-06-12)100
After landing in an animated world, 7-year-old Dora meets a monkey named Boots and becomes an explorer.

Season 1 (2000–01)[edit]

No. in
TitleAnimation direction byWritten byStoryboard byOriginal air dateProd.
11"The Legend of the Big Red Chicken"Steve Socki & Arne WongEric WeinerTina Kugler & Ysty VeluzAugust 14, 2000 (2000-08-14)101

In the series premiere, Dora and Boots go to the Big Red Hill to find out if the Big Red Chicken is real, after reading a tale about him.

Note: This is Dora, Boots, Backpack, Map, Swiper, the Fiesta Trio, Señor Tucan, and the Big Red Chicken's debut.
22"Lost and Found"Steve Socki & Arne WongEric WeinerKaren Heathwood & Kelly KennedyAugust 15, 2000 (2000-08-15)102
Dora and Boots need to bring a lost Baby Blue Bird back home to her family at the Little Blue Tree.
33"Hic-Boom-Ohhh!"Steve Socki & Arne WongValerie WalshKaren Heathwood & Kelly KennedyAugust 16, 2000 (2000-08-16)103

Dora and Boots go to the Yellow Valley to investigate the source of a funny sound.

Note: This is Tico and Benny's debut.
44"Beaches"Gary ConradEric WeinerKaren Heathwood & Zac MoncriefAugust 17, 2000 (2000-08-17)104

Dora and Boots decide to go swimming at the beach.

Note: This is Val the Octopus' debut.
55"We All Scream for Ice Cream"Gary ConradEric WeinerKelly Kennedy & Ty SchafrathAugust 18, 2000 (2000-08-18)105

Dora and Boots were waiting for an ice cream truck, but they just missed it. Now they need to go to Coney Island to catch up to the truck and get ice-cream.

Note: Coney Island is also the name of a boardwalk in Brooklyn, NY that is home to Luna Park (formerly called Astroland)

Note 2: This is Isa's debut.
66"Choo-Choo!"Gary ConradEric WeinerBob Curtis & Tina KuglerAugust 21, 2000 (2000-08-21)106

Dora and Boots help Azul the blue train win a race to the Big Yellow Station for the golden whistle.

Note: This is Azul's debut.
77"Treasure Island"Arne WongEric WeinerKelly Kennedy & Ty SchafrathAugust 22, 2000 (2000-08-22)107
Dora and Boots find a blue key to a treasure chest. With Pirate Parrot's help, they head to Treasure Island to find it.
88"Three Little Piggies"George ChialtasCarin Greenberg BakerKaren Heathwood & Zac MoncriefAugust 23, 2000 (2000-08-23)108
Dora and Boots have to find 3 pigs and return them to their pen.
99"The Big River"Gary ConradLeslie ValdesBob Curtis & Tina KuglerAugust 24, 2000 (2000-08-24)109
Boots accidentally loses one of his red boots, and he and Dora must retrieve it before it goes over a waterfall.
1010"Berry Hunt"Arne WongEric WeinerKelly Kennedy & Ty SchafrathAugust 25, 2000 (2000-08-25)110
Dora and Boots search for blueberries at Blueberry Hill... where Swiper the Fox lives.
1111"Wizzle Wishes"George ChialtasChris GiffordKaren Heathwood & Zac MoncriefAugust 28, 2000 (2000-08-28)111
Dora and Boots help a Wizzle catch his lost wishes and wish him back home to his parents.
1212"Grandma's House"Arne WongEric WeinerTina Kugler & Erik WieseAugust 29, 2000 (2000-08-29)112

Dora and Boots must bring a basket of treats to Abuela's house to make her feel better. On the way, they have to keep a lookout for Swiper the Fox, who's determined to swipe the basket.

Note: This is Mami and Abuela's debut.
1313"Surprise!"George ChialtasEric WeinerKelly Kennedy & Ty SchafrathAugust 30, 2000 (2000-08-30)113

Today is Boots' birthday and Dora and her friends throw a big surprise party for him.

Note: Because of the premiere date of this episode, Boots’ birthday seems to be August 30th.
1414"Sticky Tape"George ChialtasChris GiffordKaren Heathwood & Zac MoncriefAugust 31, 2000 (2000-08-31)114

Dora and Boots need to hand Benny the Bull a roll of sticky tape after Benny's hot air balloon makes a hole and patch it up before it falls into Crocodile Lake.

Note: This is the only episode to feature Crocodile Lake as the destination.
1515"Bouncing Ball"George ChialtasEric WeinerJohn Fountain & Tina KuglerSeptember 1, 2000 (2000-09-01)115
Boots buys a Super Blue Bouncy Bouncy Ball at the toy store with Dora. After he bounces his new ball too hard, they have to retrieve it before it goes into the volcano.
1616"Backpack!"George ChialtasEric WeinerKelly Kennedy & Ty SchafrathSeptember 25, 2000 (2000-09-25)116

Dora tells the story about how she first got her own purple Backpack and returned 8 books to the library.

Note: This is Papi’s debut.

Note 2: The copyright year in the end credits reads “2001” instead of “2000” even though it wasn't 2001 yet.
1717"Bugga Bugga"Gary ConradEric WeinerKaren Heathwood & Zac MoncriefOctober 10, 2000 (2000-10-10)117
Dora and Boots help Mami Bugga Bugga get home to the Big Blue Bush with a cookie to feed her 10 Bugga Bugga babies.
1818"Fish Out of Water"George ChialtasEric WeinerTina Kugler & Dominic OrlandoOctober 23, 2000 (2000-10-23)118
Dora and Boots help Baby Red Fish get out of a tide pool and return him home to his family down in the ocean, at Red Rock.
1919"Little Star"Ken KesselEric WeinerKelly Kennedy & Ty SchafrathJanuary 22, 2001 (2001-01-22)119

Dora and Boots must bring Little Star back home in the night sky with the moon, above the Tall Mountain, after a runaway comet accidentally knocks her out.

Note: This episode was made in 2000, even though it premiered in 2001, due to the copyright year in the end credits reading “2000”.
2020"Dora Saves The Prince"Bob CurtisValerie WalshKaren Heathwood & Zac MoncriefFebruary 5, 2001 (2001-02-05)120
Dora and Boots jump into a storybook to save Prince Ramon, who's imprisoned in the High Tower by an evil witch, who doesn't allow toys on her property.
2121"El Coquí"Bob CurtisLeslie ValdesKaren Heathwood and Zac MoncriefMay 2, 2001 (2001-05-02)121
Dora and Boots find a coquí frog who's lost from his island home, and isn't able to sing until he's there.
2222"The Chocolate Tree"Ken KesselEric WeinerTina Kugler & Zac MoncriefMay 3, 2001 (2001-05-03)122
Dora and Boots try to find the Chocolate Tree and a present for Abuela.
2323"To The Treehouse"George ChialtasValerie WalshTina Kugler & Dominic OrlandoMay 4, 2001 (2001-05-04)123
Dora and Boots help their friends get to the treehouse for a big thank-you party.
2424"Te Amo"George ChialtasEric WeinerDominic OrlandoOctober 1, 2001 (2001-10-01)124

An evil magician named El Mago has turned the royal couple, King Popo and Queen Maria into mountains. Now, Dora and Boots set off to break the spell before El Mago stops them.

Note: The title of this episode means “I Love You” in Spanish.

Note 2: This is the first episode where Swiper was absent.

Note 3: This episode currently airs only on Valentine's Day, despite premiering in October 2001.
2525"Pablo's Flute"Bob CurtisEric WeinerKaren Heathwood & Eric SanfordOctober 8, 2001 (2001-10-08)125
Dora and Boots set off to Pablo's mountain to return a colorful flute to Pablo, himself, and reverse a devastating drought on his grandpa’s farm.
2626"Call Me Mr. Riddles"Ken KesselValerie WalshKelly Kennedy & Ty SchafrathOctober 15, 2001 (2001-10-15)126

Boots is confident he can solve the silliest riddle when he and Dora are chosen to complete in a riddle contest at the Tall Mountain.

Note: This is the last episode where Muhammed Cunningham voices Tico.

Season 2 (2002–03)[edit]

No. in
TitleAnimation direction byWritten byStoryboard byOriginal air dateProd.
271"The Big Storm"George ChialtasEric WeinerKelly Kennedy & Kuni TomitaMarch 11, 2002 (2002-03-11)201

Dora and Boots warn their forest friends that a rainstorm is heading this way. They try to stop the rain cloud by singing "Rain, Rain, Go Away".

Note: This is the first episode where Jose Zelaya is the new voice for Tico the Squirrel.

Note 2: This episode was made in 2001, even though it premiered in 2002, due to the copyright year in the end credits reading “2001”.
282"The Magic Stick"George ChialtasValerie WalshKelly Kennedy & Kuni TomitaMarch 12, 2002 (2002-03-12)202
Dora and Boots find a magic stick and venture to the Highest Hill to reveal its magic power.
293"The Missing Piece"George Chialtas & Sherie PollackEric WeinerDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordMarch 18, 2002 (2002-03-18)203

A Jigsaw puzzle wizard named El Encantador (Spanish for "the wizard") is missing a piece: his magic wand! It’s up to Dora and Boots to help him find it.

Note: Ricardo Montalbán is the voice of El Encantador.
304"Rojo, the Firetruck"Sherie PollackEric WeinerEdwin Alcala & Enrico SantanaMarch 19, 2002 (2002-03-19)204
Dora and Boots help a fire truck named Rojo accomplish his first rescue mission: saving a kitten stuck in a big tree.
315"Lost Squeaky"George ChialtasChris GiffordAlex Que & Mike SosnowskiMarch 25, 2002 (2002-03-25)205
Dora and Boots head to the Gooey Geyser to rescue Boots' lost squeaky bath toy.
326"Doctor Dora"Sherie PollackValerie WalshEdwin Alcala & Enrico SantanaMarch 26, 2002 (2002-03-26)206
Dora and Boots help some of their friends with situations and give them different colored lollipops and stickers. Most importantly, they have to help Benny cure his allergies at his barn.
337"The Golden Explorers"George ChialtasEric WeinerAlex Que & Mike SosnowskiApril 1, 2002 (2002-04-01)207
Dora, Boots, Isa, Benny, and Tico form a soccer team called the Golden Explorers and play against the big dinosaurs.
348"El Día De Las Madres (Mother's Day)"Sherie PollackLeslie ValdesDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordMay 8, 2002 (2002-05-08)208

Dora and Boots have to gather the missing ingredients for Mami to bake her special Mother's Day cake: 10 bananas, 6 nuts, and 1 piece of chocolate.

Note: The title of this episode means “Mother's Day” in Spanish, and it only airs on said day.
359"Lost Map"George ChialtasEric WeinerKelly Kennedy & Kuni TomitaSeptember 16, 2002 (2002-09-16)209

After a silly bird is happy until it mistakenly takes Map as a stick, Dora and Boots make their own map and go up to the Tallest Mountain to save their friend.

Note: This episode marks the only time that Dora and Boots draw their own map.
3610"Pinto, the Pony Express"Sherie PollackAshley MendozaDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordSeptember 18, 2002 (2002-09-18)210
Cowgirl Dora and Cowboy Boots ride their trusty friend Pinto the Pony across the wild west to deliver Cowboy Cookies to Benny at his barn, and have to prevent Swiper from swiping them.
3711"The Big Piñata"Sherie PollackLeslie ValdesEdwin Alcala & Enrico SantanaSeptember 19, 2002 (2002-09-19)211
Dora and Boots need to get 10 yellow tickets at the carnival to win the big prize: a big piñata that contains a surprise.
3812"The Happy Old Troll"George ChialtasChris GiffordKelly Kennedy & Kuni TomitaSeptember 20, 2002 (2002-09-20)212
Dora and Boots try to find all the things that make the Grumpy Old Troll happy.
3913"Super Map!"Sherie PollackValerie WalshAlex Que & Mike SosnowskiOctober 14, 2002 (2002-10-14)213

Map finds a magic cape that gives him superpowers on the Tallest Mountain. Now as Super Map, he must lead Dora and Boots back home so Papi can show them a super surprise!

Note: Map is present throughout the episode for the only time.
4014"Click!"George ChialtasEric WeinerAlex Que & Mike SosnowskiNovember 5, 2002 (2002-11-05)214
With her new camera, Dora and Boots take pictures of wild animals for a photo contest.
4115"¡Rápído, Tico! (Fast, Tico!)"George ChialtasEric WeinerDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordNovember 18, 2002 (2002-11-18)215

Boots' toy fire truck gets missing on the top of Snowy Mountain, so Dora, Boots, and Tico have to retrieve it before Swiper does.

Note: The title of this episode in English is "Fast, Tico!".
4216"A Present for Santa"George ChialtasChris GiffordKelly Kennedy & Kuni TomitaDecember 11, 2002 (2002-12-11)216

Today is Christmas Eve, and Dora and Boots head to the North Pole to deliver a gift to Santa Claus.

Note: This is the first Christmas special in the Dora franchise.
4317"A Letter for Swiper"George ChialtasEric WeinerDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordJanuary 20, 2003 (2003-01-20)217
Dora and Boots deliver a letter to Swiper when the Delivery Bird breaks her glasses by accident. Along the way, they deliver letters to Tico, Isa and Benny that contain different surprises.
4418"Dora, La Música"George ChialtasLeslie ValdesKelly Kennedy & Kuni TomitaJanuary 27, 2003 (2003-01-27)218

Dora and Boots lead a parade to free musical instruments that were locked up in the Music Box by Señor Shush, who doesn't allow music or noise in his village.

Note: The title of this episode means “Dora the Musician” in Spanish.
4519"Egg Hunt"Sherie PollackEric WeinerEdwin Alcala & Enrico SantanaApril 20, 2003 (2003-04-20)219

Today is Easter and Dora and Boots hunt for cascarones – Easter eggs with confetti and prizes inside.

Note: This is the first Easter special in the Dora franchise.
4620"Super Spies"George ChialtasValerie WalshKelly Kennedy & Kuni TomitaApril 24, 2003 (2003-04-24)220
Dora and Boots need to stop Swiper from swiping Isa's cupcakes by using spy goggles, rocket boots and a spy rope.
4721"To the Monkey Bars"Sherie PollackEric WeinerEdwin Alcala & Enrico SantanaApril 28, 2003 (2003-04-28)221
Dora has a secret: she never conquered the monkey bars. If she wants to try it again, she and Boots need to race over to Play Park.
4822"Hide and Go Seek"Sherie PollackAshley MendozaDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordMay 5, 2003 (2003-05-05)222
Viewers play hide-and-go-seek with Dora and her friends to win the big trophy.
4923"School Pet"Sherie PollackChristine RicciDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordMay 12, 2003 (2003-05-12)223
Dora and Boots search for Mimo, the school's pet hamster, when he's gone missing!
5024"Quack! Quack!"George ChialtasDenise DornKaren Heathwood & Kuni TomitaMay 19, 2003 (2003-05-19)224
Dora and Boots save a baby duckling that has magically come to life in their coloring book.
5125"Whose Birthday Is It?"Sherie PollackChris GiffordAlex Que & Mike SosnowskiMay 26, 2003 (2003-05-26)225

Dora and Boots follow a mysterious birthday balloon to Play Park to find out whose birthday is today.

Note: This episode begins with the season 3-4 theme song with the Explorer Stars and Dora and Boots swinging on a vine, but it's actually supposed to begin with the season 1-2 theme song with 2 doors opening, entering a room and zooming into the green computer.
5226"The Lost City"Sherie PollackChris GiffordAlex Que & Jose SilverioJune 3, 2003 (2003-06-03)226

Dora and Boots travel to the Lost City, where they hope to find Dora's lost teddy bear, Osito, and nearly everyone else's favorite things.

Note: This is the first episode featuring the Explorer Stars and a minigame for them at the end during the end credits.

Note 2: This is the first episode not to feature Character Find at the end.
5327"León, the Circus Lion"George ChialtasEric WeinerAlex Que & Mike SosnowskiJuly 14, 2003 (2003-07-14)227

Dora and Boots help León the Circus Lion, who has a talent of juggling and unicycling, join the circus.

Note: This is the last episode featuring the original theme song with 2 doors opening by themselves, entering the room and zooming into the green computer.

Season 3 (2003–04)[edit]

No. in
TitleDirected byWritten byStoryboard byOriginal air dateProd.
541"Dora Had a Little Lamb"Sherie PollackEric WeinerJose Silverio & Kuni TomitaAugust 26, 2003 (2003-08-26)301
Dora and Boots jump into a book of nursery rhymes to help a little lamb get back to her owner, Mary.
552"Meet Diego!"Sherie PollackChristine RicciDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordOctober 7, 2003 (2003-10-07)302

Dora introduces her cousin, Diego, to the viewers for the first time. For their first mission together, Dora, Boots and Diego must save a baby jaguar from a waterfall.

Note: This marks the first appearance of Diego, who would later get a spin-off series of his own, "Go, Diego, Go!"

Note 2: This episode aired the same day as Caillou's Holiday Movie.
563"Stuck Truck"George ChialtasEric WeinerDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordOctober 8, 2003 (2003-10-08)303
Boots calls his truck friends for a rescue mission to free the Ice Cream Truck from a ditch at Play Park.
574"Roberto the Robot"George ChialtasChris GiffordDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordOctober 9, 2003 (2003-10-09)304
Dora and Boots help a lost robot named Roberto get to his grandpa's house.
585"The Big Potato"Sherie PollackValeire WalshAlex Que & Jose SilverioOctober 10, 2003 (2003-10-10)305
Benny accidentally turns himself into a potato, using a magic wand from a friendly young wizard. Now Dora, Boots and Benny must get to the wizard's castle to reverse the spell.
596"Rescue, Rescue, Rescue!"Sherie PollackEric WeinerDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordOctober 13, 2003 (2003-10-13)306

Dora and Boots needs to rescue 3 friends. However, Boots, Baby Jaguar, and Isa freak out when they see something dangerous, so Dora teaches them to take deep breaths to calm down.

Note: The Explorer Stars are absent for the first time.
60 (Primary)7 (Primary)"The Lost City (iTunes Remake)"Sherie PollackChristine RicciDominic Orlando & Eric Sanford2003 (2003)307 (Primary)
Dora lost her teddy bear, Osito. She and Boots will find it! Will Dora get her teddy bear back?
607"Save the Puppies!"Sherie PollackChristine RicciAlex Que & Jose SilverioOctober 14, 2003 (2003-10-14)307

Dora and Boots jump into a handheld console video game to protect 100 puppies from being locked up by a mean dog catcher.

Note: This is the second episode where Swiper was absent.
618"¡Por Favor! (Please!)"George ChialtasValerie WalshDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordOctober 15, 2003 (2003-10-15)308

Dora and Boots set off to tell a kinkajou magic words to fulfill his destiny to be king.

Note: The title translated in English is “Please”.
629"What Happens Next?"George ChialtasValerie WalshAlex Que & Jose SilverioOctober 16, 2003 (2003-10-16)309
After finishing the story of The Three Little Pigs, Dora and Boots imagine the continuation of fairy tales.
6310"The Fix-It Machine"Sherie PollackEric WeinerAlex Que & Jose SilverioOctober 17, 2003 (2003-10-17)310
Boots has a hole in his boot. Along the way to the Super-Duper Fix-It Machine, he and Dora encounter other friends with things that have holes in them.
6411"Baby Dino"George Chialtas & Sherie PollackEric WeinerJim Schumann & Mike SosnowskiOctober 22, 2003 (2003-10-22)311
Dora, Boots, and Diego help a baby dinosaur to return home with his mom at Dino Island.
6512"Baseball Boots"Sherie PollackChris GiffordDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordOctober 23, 2003 (2003-10-23)312
Boots wants to have his first big hit, so he and Dora go to the baseball stadium to see if it can be done.
6613"Boots' Special Day"George ChialtasChris GiffordAlex Que, Jim Schumann, Jose Silverio & Mike SosnowskiOctober 24, 2003 (2003-10-24)313
Today is Boots' special day and more than anything, Boots wants to visit his dad at work!
6714"To the South Pole"Sherie PollackAshley MendozaDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordOctober 27, 2003 (2003-10-27)314
Dora, Boots, and Diego help a baby penguin get back to the South Pole.
6815"Journey to the Purple Planet"George ChialtasEric WeinerDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordOctober 28, 2003 (2003-10-28)315

Dora and Boots blast off into outer space to help 5 aliens named Flinky, Inky, Plinky, Dinky, and Al get back to the Purple Planet.

Note: The Explorer Stars are absent for the second time.
6916"Boo!"Sherie PollackEric WeinerJim Schumann & Mike SosnowskiOctober 29, 2003 (2003-10-29)316
On Halloween night, Dora and Boots meet Little Monster and travel with him to the Monster House for a Halloween party before midnight.
7017"Dora Saves the Game"George ChialtasValerie WalshCarol Datuin & Ysty VeluzNovember 11, 2003 (2003-11-11)317
Dora's cousin Daisy is playing a soccer game. But when Daisy's team, the Yellow Tigers, has one player less, Daisy counts on Dora to play on her team.
7118"Dora's Pirate Adventure"George Chialtas & Sherie PollackChris GiffordCarol Datuin, Alex Que, Jose Silverio & Ysty VeluzJanuary 27, 2004 (2004-01-27)318

Dora and her friends are about to put on a play about pirates for an audience of friends and relatives. When the Pirate Piggies steal the treasure chest with costumes inside, the group sets out to cross what's literally the Seven Seas and pass under the Singing Bridge to get to Treasure Island and get the costumes back in time for the show.

Note: This is the 1st double-length episode.

Note 2: This was the first episode to have the extended version of "We Did It!"
7219"The Super Silly Fiesta"George ChialtasValerie WalshJim Schumann & Mike SosnowskiApril 12, 2004 (2004-04-12)319
Today, the Big Red Chicken is hosting a Super Silly Fiesta. But the cake is gone!
7320"Boots' Cuddly Dinosaur"Sherie PollackChris GiffordCarol Datuin & Ysty VeluzApril 19, 2004 (2004-04-19)320
Boots needs to find his cuddly dinosaur in time for a sleepover at Dora's house before sunset.
7421"Job Day"George ChialtasValerie Walsh & Alix Landry-IversonJim Schumann & Mike SosnowskiApril 20, 2004 (2004-04-20)321
Dora and Boots are wondering what they want to be when they grow up.
7522"Louder!"Sherie PollackEric WeinerJose Silverio & Kuni TomitaApril 21, 2004 (2004-04-21)322
Dora and Boots help soothe Red Rooster's throat and together, they set off to the Highest Hill to wake up the sun.
7623"ABC Animals"Sherie PollackChristine RicciDominic Orlando & Eric SanfordApril 22, 2004 (2004-04-22)323

Dora and Boots enter a giant alphabet book and see that all of the animals (from A-Z) are gone except for Armadillo.

Note: The Explorer Stars are absent for the third time.

Season 4 (2004–07)[edit]

No. in
TitleDirected byWritten byStoryboard byOriginal air dateProd.
771"Dora's Fairytale Adventure"George Chialtas & Sherie PollackEric WeinerCarol Datuin, Miyuki Hoshikawa, Dominic Orlando, Alex Que,
Jose Silverio, Janice Tolentino, Arthur Valencia & Ysty Veluz
September 24, 2004 (2004-09-24)401

Dora and Boots are playing in a magical place where fairy tale characters live: Fairy Tale Land! But when a mean witch casts a spell on Boots, he falls into a deep, deep sleep. The only way to break the spell is for Sleeping Boots to get a hug from a true princess. Can Dora become a princess and save Boots?

Note 1: This is the 2nd double-length episode.

Note 2: This is the first episode that the Giant appeared.

Note 3: This was the first episode that Dora went on an adventure without Boots.

Note 4: This is the first episode where Map checked the locations after finishing each one.

Note 5: This is the first and only double-length episode to use the Standard We Did It! version.
782"Daisy, La Quinceañera"Sherie PollackValerie WalashAlex Que & Jose SliverioOctober 1, 2004 (2004-10-01)402

It's Daisy's 15th birthday (her quinceañera)! Dora has to bring Daisy's birthday crown and shoes. But the quest isn't built for just one or two people, because Dora and Boots get help along the way.

Note: Because of the original air date of this episode and Daisy turning 15, her date of birth is October 1, 1989.

Note 2: An Explorer Star segment plays during the credits, even though there was no star catching in this episode.
793"Star Catcher"George Chialtas & Sherie PollackEric WeinerCarol Datuin, Alex Que, Jose Silverio, Kuni Tomita & Ysty VeluzOctober 6, 2004 (2004-10-06)403

Dora receives a Star Pocket from her Abuela and learns to catch stars. But then, it gets stolen by a star-catching prince, thanks to Swiper who taped it on a balloon.

Note: 4 Explorer Stars were caught instead of just 1 of them.
804"La Maestra De Musica"Sherie PollackLeslie ValdesCarol Datuin, Jose Silverio, Kuni Tomita & Ysty VeluzNovember 22, 2004 (2004-11-22)404

Dora helps Boots and his music teacher get to school for a sing-along, after her bicycle chain breaks.

Note: The title of this episode means “The Music Teacher” in Spanish.
815"The Shy Rainbow"George ChialtasEric WeinerMiyuki Hoshikawa & Janice TolentinoJanuary 11, 2005 (2005-01-11)405
Dora and Boots help a shy rainbow shine for the first time.
826"Swiper the Explorer"Sherie PollackEric WeinerAlex Que & Jose SilverioJanuary 22, 2005 (2005-01-22)406

Swiper reveals his good side when he travels with Dora and Boots and helps them to return a baby fox to its mother.

Note: This is the first episode that Swiper revealed his good side.
837"Star Mountain"Sherie PollackChris GiffordCarol Datuin & Ysty VeluzFebruary 22, 2005 (2005-02-22)407
Dora and Boots need to go to Star Mountain, where Swiper stole and flung her necklace on top.
848"Big Sister Dora"Sherie PollackValerie WalshCarol Datuin, Jose Silverio & Ysty VeluzMarch 21, 2005 (2005-03-21)408

Dora and Boots are in a rush to get to Dora's house after learning that Mami is pregnant.

Note: This was the first appearance of Dora's baby siblings, as well as Diego's older sister Alicia, a computer whiz who is also Dora's cousin.
859"Super Babies"Sherie PollackLeslie ValdesMiyuki Hoshikawa & Arthur ValenciaMarch 28, 2005 (2005-03-28)409
The Super Babies try to get their banana baby food back from Swiper.
8610"Catch the Babies"George ChialtasChristine RicciCarol Datuin & Ysty VeluzApril 4, 2005 (2005-04-04)410
Dora tells a story to her family and friends about the time she and her entire family caught her baby siblings. In the story, her baby siblings are aboard a runaway stroller headed towards the Gooey Geyser. This wakes Dora's family up in a flash and they must quickly save the babies from rolling into it and being killed.
8711"Dora's Got a Puppy"Sherie PollackChris GiffordMiyuki Hoshikawa, Enrico Santana & Arthur ValenciaMay 16, 2005 (2005-05-16)411
Dora and Boots need to prevent Swiper from stealing Abuela's present for Perrito the puppy.
8812"We're a Team!"George ChialtasChris GiffordJose Silverio & Alex QueMay 20, 2005 (2005-05-20)412
Dora and her friends form a team to win a race.
8913"Super Spies 2: The Swiping Machine"George Chialtas & Sherie PollackValerie WalshAlex Que & Jose SilverioJuly 23, 2005 (2005-07-23)413
Dora and Boots need to stop Swiper and his new invention from stealing Tico's birthday presents.
9014"Dora and Diego to the Rescue!"Sherie PollackValerie WalshMiyuki Hoshikawa, Dominic Orlando, Jose Silverio & Janice TolentinoSeptember 6, 2005 (2005-09-06)414

When Boots is carried away by his kite, Dora and Diego must race to Polar Bear Mountain to rescue him.

Note: This episode premiered on the same day as the new Nick Jr. series at the time, "Go, Diego, Go!".
9115"A Crown for King Juan el Bobo"George ChialtasEric WeinerAlex Que, Jose Silverio & Arthur ValenciaOctober 3, 2005 (2005-10-03)415
Dora and Boots help forgetful King Juan el Bobo find his crown in time for his mother's birthday party.
9216"The Mixed-Up Seasons"Sherie PollackChristine RicciCarol Datuin & Ysty VeluzOctober 5, 2005 (2005-10-05)416
When a snowman shows up on the beach in the middle of summer, Dora and Boots need to help the snowman and other figures go back to their respective season.
9317"Best Friends"George ChialtasEric WeinerCarol Datuin & Ysty VeluzOctober 6, 2005 (2005-10-06)417
Dora and Boots plan to meet each other at Rainbow Rock to have a Best Friend's Day picnic.
9418"Dora's Dance to the Rescue"George Chialtas, Henry Madden & Sherie PollackEric WeinerAnna Burns, Carol Datuin, Enrico Santana, Jose Silverio,
Janice Tolentino, Kuni Tomita & Ysty Veluz
October 11, 2005 (2005-10-11)418

After getting tricked by a dance-loving elf, Swiper gets trapped in his magic bottle and it's up to Dora and Boots to win a dance competition at the castle! The prize is one big wish, and they have to wish Swiper free from the bottle.

Note: This is the 3rd double-length episode.
9519"Save Diego"George ChialtasEric WeinerCarol Datuin & Ysty VeluzJanuary 23, 2006 (2006-01-23)419

Diego has saved animals, but now he's the one who needs to be saved because he accidentally ended up on a cliff when rescuing a parrot. If he falls off the cliff, he would die!

Note: This was the only episode where Diego needed to be saved.
9620"Dora's First Trip"George Chialtas & Sherie PollackEric WeinerAlex Que & Jose SilverioApril 7, 2006 (2006-04-07)420
Dora recalls when she first met Boots and the rest of her friends, as well as her first exploration: bringing the Fiesta Trio's instruments back to them so they can perform for the queen bee.
9721"Baby Jaguar's Roar"George ChialtasLeslie ValdesMiyuki Hoshikawa, Jim Schumann & Janice TolentinoJune 2, 2006 (2006-06-02)421
Dora, Boots, and Diego help rescue Baby Jaguar's friend, Baby Bear, who is stuck on top of the Big Mountain.
9822"Dora's World Adventure"George Chialtas, Matt Engstrom, Allan Jacobsen and Henry MaddenValerie WalshCarol Datuin, Matt Engstrom, Allen Jacobsen, Maureen Mascarina, Alex Que, Enrico Santana, Jose Silverio, Janice Tolentino and Arthur ValenciaOctober 10, 2006 (2006-10-10)422

Dora and her friends are excited to celebrate Friendship Day. Soon, they run into a problem when they realize that Swiper has stolen all of the friendship bracelets from around the world. The bracelets won't glow unless everyone from each country wears them, so Dora offers to help Swiper give them back. Along the way, they meet some of Dora's friends in France, Tanzania, Russia, and China.

Note: This is the 4th double-length episode.
9923"Boots to the Rescue"George ChialtasEric WeinerJim Schumann & Janice TolentinoNovember 6, 2006 (2006-11-06)423

Dora forgets her music homework on the way to school, so Boots has to go there and return it to her.

Note: This is the only episode that Boots goes on an adventure without Dora.

Note 2: This is the last episode for the Explorer Stars.
10024"Baby Crab"George Chialtas & Henry MaddenLeslie ValdesDominic Orlando, Enrico Santana & Arthur ValenciaJune 25, 2007 (2007-06-25)424
Dora and Boots help a baby crab get back to Crab Island.
10125"Dora Saves the Mermaids"George Chialtas, Allan Jacobsen & Henry Lenardin-MaddenValerie WalshButch Datuin, Carol Datuin, Enrico Santana, Jose Silverio, Arthur Valencia & Ysty VeluzNovember 5, 2007 (2007-11-05)425

Dora and Boots set out to help Mariana the mermaid recover the magic crown to wish the Mermaid Kingdom to be clean again, and to stop an evil octopus from dumping garbage all over.

Note: This is the last episode where Kathleen Herles voices Dora, Harrison Chad voices Boots, and the rest of the original cast to act before their departure, except for the voice of Map and Swiper.

Note 2: This is the last episode featuring Character Find at the end during the end credits and will no longer take over in anymore episodes after that from now on.

Note 3: This is the last episode to have the Explorer Stars in the intro.

Note 4: This is the 5th double-length episode.

Season 5 (2008–10)[edit]

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1021"First Day of School"Allan JacobsenJorge AguirreEnrico Vilbar Santana & Jose SilverioSeptember 7, 2008 (2008-09-07)501

Boots and Tico are off to their first day of school. There, Boots learns Spanish and Tico learns English.

Note: This episode introduces new voice actors for Dora, Boots, Backpack, and Tico.

Note 2: The voice of Map and Swiper is still Marc Weiner.

Note 3: This is the first episode not to feature the original end credits with the Character Find and the Explorer Stars from now on, instead it shows 4 clouds with Dora and Boots and their friends from other episodes and they'll always be used in every episode including movies from now on.
1032"The Backpack Parade"George ChialtasRosemary ContrerasCarol Delmindo Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana, Kuni Tomita, Ysty Veluz, Curt Walstead & Tomihiro YamaguchiSeptember 15, 2008 (2008-09-15)502
Dora, Boots, and Backpack go to the Backpack Parade, so Backpack can be the leader and sing her song, but her allergies cause her to drop all of her items.
1043"Benny's Big Race"George ChialtasValerie Walsh ValdesBismarck "Butch" Datuin, Carol Delmindo Datuin, Jeff DeGrandis & Ysty VeluzSeptember 16, 2008 (2008-09-16)503

Benny fixes his go-cart up to finish a race and learns to never give up. Before the race, he, Dora, and Boots meet a few other racers who need help.

Note: This episode introduces a new voice actor for Benny.

Note 2: This is the sixth episode where Swiper was absent.
1054"Isa's Unicorn Flowers"Allan JacobsenRosemary ContrerasCarol Delmindo Datuin & Curt WalsteadSeptember 17, 2008 (2008-09-17)504

Dora and Isa help Unicornio the Unicorn return to his home at the end of the rainbow with some unicorn flowers from Isa's garden.

Note: There's a new voice actress for Isa.
1065"Dora's Jack-in-the-Box"George ChialtasRosemary ContrerasCarol Delmindo Datuin, Curt Walstead & Tomihiro YamaguchiSeptember 18, 2008 (2008-09-18)505

Dora has found the perfect present for her baby brother and sister: a Jack-in-the-Box. She and Boots must go back home to give them the Jack-in-the-box.

Note: The babies' names, Guillermo and Isabella, were revealed for the first time.
1076"Bark, Bark to Play Park!"Henry Lenardin-MaddenBrian BrombergBismark "Butch" Datuin, Kuni Tomita & Ysty VeluzSeptember 25, 2008 (2008-09-25)506
It's Twins Day, and Dora and Boots are off to Play Park to reunite Dora's puppy, Perrito, with his twin brother.
1087"Dora Saves the Snow Princess"George Chialtas, Allan Jacobsen & Henry Lenardin-MaddenChris GiffordBismark "Butch" Datuin, Carol Delmindo Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana, Jose Silverio, Ysty Veluz & Curt WalsteadNovember 3, 2008 (2008-11-03)507

Sabrina the snow princess has had her magic crystal stolen by an evil witch who has locked her away in a tower in hopes that all the snow in the forest will melt. Dora, Boots, and the Snowflake Fairy set out to rescue the snow princess and prevent the snow from melting.

Note: This is the 6th double-length episode.
1098"The Mayan Adventure"George ChialtasValerie Walsh ValdesCarol Delmindo Datuin, Dean Kelly, Enrico Vilbar Santana, Jose Silverio, Ysty Veluz & Tomihiro YamaguchiNovember 17, 2008 (2008-11-17)508

Dora and Boots jump into a story to help a set of twins win the Mayan ball game.

Note: This is the seventh episode where Swiper was absent.
1109"Bouncy Boots"Allan JacobsenJorge AguirreBismarck "Butch" Datuin, Jeff DeGrandis, Ysty Veluz & Tomihiro YamaguchiNovember 18, 2008 (2008-11-18)509
Boots is going to get his pair of boots back from the boot cleaners with Dora, and gets bouncy boots instead.
11110"The Big Red Chicken's Magic Show"George ChialtasRosemary ContrerasBismarck "Butch" Datuin, Dean Kelly, Kuni Tomita & Ysty VeluzNovember 19, 2008 (2008-11-19)510
Dora helps the Big Red Chicken get ready for his magic show.
11211"Dora Saves Three Kings Day"TBATBATBAJanuary 6, 2009 (2009-01-06)511
Dora, Boots, and Diego are all ready for the Three Kings Day party. But Swiper scares off Diego's elephant, Boots' camel, and Dora's horse! Now, the three must look for their respective animals in time for the party.
11312"Benny's Treasure"Allan Jacobsen & Henry Lenardin-MaddenHenry Lenardin-MaddenEnrico Vilbar Santana & Jose SilverioJanuary 19, 2009 (2009-01-19)512
Dora, Boots, and Benny need to rescue Backpack and Map, who are heading for the junkyard.
11413"Dora Saves the 3 Little Pigs"Allan JacobsenBrian BrombergCarol Delmindo Datuin, Kuni Tomita, Curt Walstead & Tomihiro YamaguchiJune 5, 2009 (2009-06-05)513
Dora, Boots, and Swiper save the legendary fable of the Three Little Pigs. They also met a few other fairy tale figures who lost their items.
11514"Dora Saves the Crystal Kingdom"TBATBATBANovember 1, 2009 (2009-11-01)514

Dora and Boots must help a girl save her kingdom when it's drained of color with the help of the Snow Princess. Note: This is the 7th double-length episode.

Note 2: This is the eighth episode where Swiper is absent.
11615"The Super Babies' Dream Adventure"Nancy Avery & George ChialtasJorge AguirreCarol Delmindo Datuin, Dean Kelly, Curt Walstead & Tomihiro YamaguchiNovember 30, 2009 (2009-11-30)515
When the Super Babies have a nap, Dora and Boots travel to the Castle of Dreams. Meanwhile, the Dream Fairy is asleep and the Golden Rooster can't wake her up, so it's up to the Super Babies to solve the problem.
11716"Dora's Christmas Carol Adventure"TBATBATBADecember 6, 2009 (2009-12-06)516

When Swiper tries to swipe the star off the Christmas tree at Dora's Nochebuena party, he lands on Santa's naughty list. When Dora tries to ask Santa to take Swiper off the naughty list, Santa agrees – but only if Swiper learns the true meaning of Christmas.

Note: This episode had its own intro and the last double-length episode to use the original extended version of the “We Did It song” from "Dora's Pirate Adventure."

Note 2: This is the 8th double-length episode and the second Christmas special in the Dora franchise.

Note 3: This episode was released on DVD on November 3 prior to be broadcast.
11817"Pirate Treasure Hunt"Allan JacobsenValerie Walsh ValdesBismarck "Butch" Datuin, Kuni Tomita & Ysty VeluzJanuary 22, 2010 (2010-01-22)517

Dora and Boots are looking for a treasure chest with the Pirate Pig and his daughter, Little Pirate Pig.

Note: This is the first episode to premiere in the 2010s.
11918"Dora's Big Birthday Adventure"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenValerie Walsh ValdesBismarck "Butch" Datuin, Carol Delmindo Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana & Jose SilverioAugust 15, 2010 (2010-08-15)518

Dora and Boots need to get back home before Dora's birthday party starts.

Note: This episode marks the show’s 10th Anniversary.

Note 2: This is the 9th double-length episode.

Note 3: This is the first double-length episode to use a different version of the We Did It! song.
12019"Boots' Banana Wish"Allan JacobsenValerie Walsh ValdesCarol Delmindo Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana, Ysty Veluz & Curt WalsteadOctober 1, 2010 (2010-10-01)519

A wishing machine makes bananas drop on Boots endlessly. Boots is delighted to have this special treat, but soon, the wishing machine broke and bananas won't stop appearing! Therefore, he and Dora must find another one at Roberto's robot workshop. Along the way, Boots encounters several problems related to bananas, so Dora must prevent him from saying "bananas".

Note: This is the final episode to use the original version of the We Did It! song.

Season 6 (2010–12)[edit]

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1211"Dora's Pegaso Adventure"George Chialtas and Allan JacobsenRosemary ContrerasButch Datuin, Carol Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana, Jose Silverio, Arthur Valencia and Ysty VeluzNovember 5, 2010 (2010-11-05)601
Dora and her friends need to find all the constellations after a meteor shower scares them away.
1222"Happy Birthday, Super Babies!"George Chialtas and Allan JacobsenValerie Walsh ValdesButch Datuin, Carol Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana and Jose SilverioNovember 15, 2010 (2010-11-15)602

The Super Babies team up with Dora and Boots to save birthday cakes from the cake-snatching bear.

Note: This was the last appearance of Dora's baby siblings.
1233"Dora's Hair-Raising Adventure"TBATBATBANovember 16, 2010 (2010-11-16)603
Dora takes Boots to a barber shop for a haircut, before posing for a picture to send to his mom.
1244"Baby Winky Comes Home"George Chialtas and Allan JacobsenMaria EscobedoNancy Avery, George Chialtas, Enrico Vilbar Santana, Arthur Valencia and Ysty VeluzNovember 17, 2010 (2010-11-17)604
Dora and Boots meet a little alien named Winky, and they must help him get back to his spaceship before it returns to the Purple Planet.
1255"Dora Helps the Birthday Wizzle"George ChialtasRosemary ContrerasErico Vilbar Santana & Jose SilverioNovember 22, 2010 (2010-11-22)517
Dora and Boots rescue a special wishing wand for the Birthday Wizzle.
1266"The Grumpy Old Troll Gets Married"George Chialtas and Allan JacobsenRosemary ContrerasButch Datuin, Carol Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana and Jose SilverioFebruary 14, 2011 (2011-02-14)605
The Grumpy Old Troll is getting married to his girlfriend, Petunia. But he forgot to pick up the wedding rings from his grandmother's house! Now, it's up to Dora, Boots and the Troll to find the rings before the wedding starts.
1277"Dora's Ballet Adventure"TBATBATBAMarch 14, 2011 (2011-03-14)606
As Dora is preparing for a dance recital, the Delivery Duck brings her scuba flippers instead of ballet slippers. Now, Dora and Boots must find the slippers before the recital begins. Along the way, Dora teaches her friends how to dance during a small situation to show that dancing can make you feel good.
1288"Boots' First Bike"George Chialtas and Allan JacobsenDana ChanButch Datuin, Carol Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana and Jose SilverioApril 8, 2011 (2011-04-08)607

It's a big day of firsts when Boots gets his first bike from the bike shop.

Note: Auto-tune is used for Dora's/Boots' song throughout the mission.
1299"¡Vacaciones!"George Chialtas and Allan JacobsenBrian J. BrombergButch Datuin, Carol Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana, Jose Silverio and Arthur ValenciaMay 20, 2011 (2011-05-20)608

With their snacks, flashlight, and binoculars packed, Dora and Boots are off to a camping trip with Diego and Baby Jaguar.

Note: The title means "Vacations!" in Spanish.
13010"Dora in Troll Land"George Chialtas and Allan JacobsenJorge AguirreButch Datuin, Carol Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana, Jose Silverio, Arthur Valencia and Ysty VeluzJuly 1, 2011 (2011-07-01)609
Dora and her friends explore Troll Land, a secret place where the Grumpy Old Troll lives. In this kind of dimension, everything rhymes.
13111"Pepe's School Day Adventure"TBATBATBASeptember 9, 2011 (2011-09-09)610
Dora tries to help Pepe the Pig win a popcorn party at school.
13212"Dora's Enchanted Forest Adventures, Part 1: Tale of the Unicorn King"George Chialtas and Allan JacobsenRosemary ContrerasCarol Delmindo Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana, Clint Taylor and Ysty VeluzOctober 15, 2011 (2011-10-15)611
Unicornio has been chosen to be king of the forest, so Dora and Boots help him get to his castle.
13313"Halloween Parade"TBATBATBAOctober 24, 2011 (2011-10-24)612
Dora and Boots must help Little Monster find a costume so he can march in the Halloween parade.
13414"Dora's Enchanted Forest Adventures, Part 2: The Secret of Atlantis"George Chialtas and Allan JacobsenChris GiffordBismarck "Butch" Datuin, Carol Delmindo Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana and Jose SilverioNovember 14, 2011 (2011-11-14)613
Dora, Boots, Diego, and King Unicornio leave the Enchanted Forest to end an ancient feud between the unicorns and the dragons, and to save the lost continent of Atlantis. Meanwhile, a greedy owl is given the opportunity to act as king and watch over the forest.
13515"Dora's Enchanted Forest Adventures, Part 3: Dora Saves King Unicornio"George Chialtas and Allan JacobsenValerie Walsh ValdesBismarck "Butch" Datuin, Carol Delmindo Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana,
Jose Silverio, Clint Taylor, Arthur Valencia and Ysty Veluz
November 20, 2011 (2011-11-20)614

The Enchanted Forest is in grave peril as the owl usurped Unicornio's position as king and trapped Unicornio. Dora and Boots must venture into the forest to rescue Unicornio and teach the owl a lesson.

Note: This is the tenth double-length episode.
13616"The Big Red Chicken's Magic Wand"TBATBATBAJanuary 31, 2012 (2012-01-31)616

The Big Red Chicken is performing magic tricks. For his first trick, he turns Boots into a chicken. When he tries to turn him back into a monkey, the Big Red Chicken lets out a big sneeze that propels his magic wand into Magic Land. Dora and friends set off on a magical journey in order to get the wand fixed so Boots can be a monkey again.

Note: This is the last episode where Caitlin Sanchez voices Dora.
13717"Swiper's Favorite Things"TBATBATBAFebruary 1, 2012 (2012-02-01)617

Swiper is packing all of his favorite things for a sleepover at his grandma's house: his pajama trunk, his favorite puppy book, and his very special funny bunny. Just as he is about to leave, a big wind gust comes in and blows everything away! Dora, Boots, and Swiper journey to Crocodile Lake, through the Jumbled Trees, and race to Strawberry Hill to get Swiper's favorite things back.

Note: This is the last episode that Swiper was on his good side.
13818"A Ribbon For Pinto"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenValerie Walsh ValdesEnrico Vilbar Santana & Jose SilverioFebruary 2, 2012 (2012-02-02)618
Dora, Boots, and Pinto are heading to the big horse show, but the train breaks down on the way.
13919"Dora's Knighthood Adventure"TBATBATBAFebruary 3, 2012 (2012-02-03)619
Boots loves to hear stories about knights who go on heroic adventures and Don Quixote (Andy Garcia) tells Dora and Boots that anyone can be a knight if they help others. Boots would love to be a knight, and so would his friends Rocinante the Horse and Dapple the Donkey, but they need someone to rescue. Dora takes out her spotting scope and they discover a princess calling out for help from the Royal Garden. Dora, Boots, Rocinante, and Dapple set out through the puppet stage and past Tico's carousel, to get to the Royal Garden and save the princess, who is trapped near a fountain and her cat, who is stuck in a tree.

Season 7 (2012–13)[edit]

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1401"Dora's Easter Adventure"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenRosemary ContrerasBismark "Butch" Datuin, Carol Delmindo Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana, Jose Silvero, & Ysty VeluzApril 4, 2012 (2012-04-04)701
Dora and Boots meet the Easter Bunny, who is disguised as Hip-Hop Bunny and only speaks in rapping. Swiper swiped Hip-Hop Bunny's basket, so the trio must get it back in time for the Easter party.
1412"Feliz Dia de Los Padres"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenDana ChanEnrico Vilbar Santana & Jose SilveroJune 15, 2012 (2012-06-15)702

Dora makes a kite for her Papi on Father's Day, and must retrieve it when it gets blown away.

Note: The title of this episode means “Happy Father's Day” in Spanish.
1423"Dora's Rescue in Mermaid Kingdom"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenValerie Walsh ValdesEnrico Vilber Santana & Jose SilveroJuly 10, 2012 (2012-07-10)703
Dora and Boots turn into sea creatures to help a lost mermaid return to her mother.
1434"Dora's Fantastic Gymnastics Adventure"George ChialtasBrian J. BrombergEnrico Vilbar Santana & Jose SilveroAugust 13, 2012 (2012-08-13)704
Dora and Boots are practicing for the Fantastic Gymnastics Show when Dora gets a special delivery: a beautiful rainbow ribbon. Swiper swipes the ribbon, so the duo must get it back in time for the show.
1445"School Science Fair"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenDana ChanKathy Carr, Bismark "Butch" Datuin, & David PrinceSeptember 7, 2012 (2012-09-07)705
Dora and Emma are bringing a project volcano to the Green Power Science Fair with new friends.
1456"Dora's Moonlight Adventure"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenChris GiffordBismark "Butch" Datuin & Clint TaylorSeptember 14, 2012 (2012-09-14)706
Dora takes care of some kittens for Abuela, but they go missing.
1467"Perrito's Big Surprise"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenRosemary ContrerasKathy Carr, Carol Delmindo Datuin, & Ysty VeluzOctober 15, 2012 (2012-10-15)707
There's a surprise waiting for Perrito, but Swiper wants to swipe the present! Will Dora be able to prevent Swiper from doing so at Surprise Hill?
1478"Dora and Diego's Amazing Animal Circus"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenChris GiffordKathy Carr, Carol Dalmindo Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana, & Ysty VeluzOctober 16, 2012 (2012-10-16)708
Boots and Baby Jaguar are having an animal circus, and Dora and Diego rush to get there.
1489"Benny the Castaway"Allan Jacobsen & Henry Lenardin-MaddenJorge AguirreBismark "Butch" Datuin & Clint TaylorOctober 17, 2012 (2012-10-17)709
Benny gets stranded on the crazy, deserted Coconut Island, and it's up to Dora and Boots to save him.
14910"Baby Bongo's Music Show"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenLeslie ValdesBismark "Butch" Datuin & Carol Delmindo DatuinOctober 18, 2012 (2012-10-18)710
Dora and Boots help a little bongo drum get to his first show.
15011"¡Vamos a Pintar!"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenBrian J. BrombergEnrico Vilber Santana & Jose SilveroNovember 13, 2012 (2012-11-13)712

Dora and Boots have to bring their special paintbrush to help their painter friend at the art studio.

Note: The title means "Let's Paint!" in Spanish.
15112"Check Up Day"George Chialtas, Allan Jacobsen, & Henry Lenardin-MaddenValerie Walsh ValdesKathy Carr, Carol Delmindo Datuin, Mary Hanley, David Prince, & Ysty VeluzNovember 14, 2012 (2012-11-14)713
Dora is at the doctor's office for her yearly check up. There, she meets a few animals who are sick and learns that getting a shot isn't as bad as it looks.
15213"Little Map"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenRosemary ContrerasEnrico Vilbar Santana & Jose SilveroNovember 15, 2012 (2012-11-15)714
Map shows his nephew, Little Map, how to draw pictures and make a treasure map. Soon, Dora and Boots go on a treasure hunt of their own.
15314"Dora's Thanksgiving Day Parade"George Chialtas, Allan Jacobsen, & Henry Lenardin-MaddenJorge AguirreBismark "Butch" Datuin & Clint TaylorNovember 19, 2012 (2012-11-19)715
Dora and Boots rush to get Dora's float back for the Thanksgiving Day parade when the Pirate Piggies cause it to fly away.
15415"Royal Rescue"TBATBATBANovember 19, 2012 (2012-11-19)711
Dora and Boots become a lady knight and a squire, and assist a noble horse in saving Don Quixote, who's been captured by an evil wizard and is being held in an abandoned library.
15516"Book Explorers"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenValerie Walsh ValdesDavid Prince & Clint TaylorNovember 26, 2012 (2012-11-26)716
Dora and Boots visit the library, where they jump into books, meet characters of books, and help them find their lost items.
15617"The Butterfly Ball"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenRosemary ContrerasBismark "Butch" Datuin & Clint TaylorJanuary 14, 2013 (2013-01-14)718
Dora and Boots must help their butterfly friend, Mariposa, attend the Butterfly Ball, where everyone gets their special set of wings.
15718"Dora Rocks!"George Chialtas & Allan JacobsenJorge AguirreCarol Delmindo Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana, & Jose SliveroJanuary 16, 2013 (2013-01-16)719
Dora and Boots have to get to Benny's barn so they can use Dora's microphone to invite their friends over for a sing-along party.

Season 8 (2013–14)[edit]

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1581"Dora and Perrito to the Rescue"George Chailtas, Allan Jacobsen, & Henry Lenardin-MaddenValerie Walsh ValdesAdam Henry, Kuni Tomita, & Ysty VeluzMarch 18, 2013 (2013-03-18)801
Dora and Perrito rush to the river to save Boots.
1592"Puppies Galore"George Chailtas, Allan Jacobsen, & Henry Lenardin-MaddenJorge AguirreKathy Carr, Bismark "Butch" Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana, & Clint TaylorMarch 20, 2013 (2013-03-20)802
Dora and her pals accompany a bunch of puppies to rescue a young one named Little Boots.
1603"Catch That Shape Train"George Chailtas & Allan JacobsenBrian J. BrombergAdam Henry & Enrico Wilbar SantanaJune 3, 2013 (2013-06-03)803
Dora and Boots make a train out of shapes in Boots' sticker book, and they jump in to retrieve the forgotten steering wheel before the train heads for the final turn on the tracks.
1614"Kittens in Mittens"George Chailtas & Allan JacobsenDana ChanKathy Carr & Ysty VeluzJune 5, 2013 (2013-06-05)804
Dora reads "The Three Little Kittens" to Abuela's new cat, Lucky, and jumps into the book of nursery rhymes to help the kittens find their mittens.
1625"Dora's Great Roller Skate Adventure"George Chailtas & Allan JacobsenChris GiffordKathy Carr, Bismark "Butch" Datuin, Clint Taylor, & Ysty VeluzSeptember 22, 2013 (2013-09-22)805
Dora and Boots help their magical roller skates stand up to a bully in order to open up the Skate Park to everyone.
1636"Verde's Birthday Party'"George Chailtas & Allan JacobsenRosemary ContrerasBismark "Butch" Datuin, John Eddings, Pete Mekis, Edemer Santos, Clint Taylor, Jancie Tolentino, Arthur Valencia, & Christopher YbarraSeptember 30, 2013 (2013-09-30)806
Dora, Boots, and Verde the Clean-Up Truck must clear up a flood at Party Park in time for Verde's birthday party.
1647"Dora and Sparky's Riding Adventure!"George Chailtas, Allan Jacobsen, & Henry Lenardin-MaddenJorge AguirreBismark "Butch" Datuin & Clint TaylorOctober 2, 2013 (2013-10-02)807
Dora helps Sparky the Horse feel better, and then takes him for a ride before returning him to the barn.
1658"Dora's Rainforest Talent Show"George Chailtas & Allan JacobsenBrian J. BrombergKathy Carr, Carol Delmindo Datuin, Adam Henry, & Jancie TolentinoOctober 28, 2013 (2013-10-28)808
Dora and Boots must rescue Benny so he can tell jokes in the rainforest talent show.
1669"Dora and Diego in the Time of Dinosaurs"George Chailtas & Allan JacobsenChris GiffordBismark "Butch" Datuin & Clint TaylorOctober 30, 2013 (2013-10-30)809
Dora and Diego travel back to prehistoric times and go on a dinosaur adventure to find Baby Jaguar.
16710"Dora's Ice Skating Spectacular"George Chailtas, Allan Jacobsen, & Henry Lenardin-MaddenTeri WeissCarol Delmindo Datuin & Enrico Vilbar SantanaNovember 25, 2013 (2013-11-25)810
Dora and Boots must help the Snow Princess defeat the Ice Witch in a skating contest in order to win back everyone's skates.
16811"Riding the Roller Coaster Rocks"George Chailtas & Allan JacobsenJorge AguirreAdam Henry & Enrico Vilbar SantanaJanuary 24, 2014 (2014-01-24)811
Dora, Boots, and Abuela are exploring the rainforest, looking for the secret door to Adventure Forest! It's a magical forest amusement park that Abuela used to go to when she was a little girl. Her favorite ride was the Roller Coaster Rocks, which she's always dreamed of riding one more time. While now at Adventure Forest, the group rides tea cups and log rides, and swings through trees on their way to the Roller Coaster Rocks!
16912"Dora in Wonderland"George Chailtas, Allan Jacobsen, & Henry Lenardin-MaddenChris GiffordKathy Carr, Bismark "Butch" Datuin, Carol Delmindo Datuin, Enrico Vilbar Santana, Jose Silverio, Kuni Tomita, & Ysty VeluzMarch 10, 2014 (2014-03-10)812
When Dora's kittens run through a magic mirror, Dora and Boots end up in Wonderland.
17013"Dora’s Museum Sleepover Adventure"George Chailtas & Allan JacobsenDana ChanKathy Carr, Carol Delmindo Datuin, & Ysty VeluzMarch 27, 2014 (2014-03-27)813

Dora brings a magic cape to the prince's castle to break a spell.

Note: This is Diego's last appearance.
17114"Dora's Super Soccer Showdown"George Chailtas, Allan Jacobsen, & Henry Lenardin-MaddenRosemary ContrerasKathy Carr, Bismark "Butch" Datuin, Enirco Vilbar Santana, & Jose SilveroJune 5, 2014 (2014-06-05)814

Dora travels to Brazil to play in the Big Cup Soccer Tournament against a team of soccer-playing monsters.

Note: This episode is inspired by the 2014 FIFA World Cup and serves as the series finale.


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