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The following is a recap for the Cartoon Network Short Runner Animated Series Squirrel Boy, created by Everett Peck (best known for Duckman. It ran from May 27, 2006 to September 27, 2007, with 26 episodes and 52 episode segments.

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     Season 1 
  1. "A Line in the Sandwich / Tree for Two": Andy and Rodney make sandwiches to raise money and buy a special ball known as a "Fobject" (portmanteau of fun and object), but argue over whether Rodney's hat is increasing profits, or Andy's secret sauce. / After Andy's toy rocket ends up on top of the tallest tree in the park, Rodney must climb up the tree and retrieve it. Originally aired May 27, 2006.
  2. "Scout's Dishonor / Andy Had a Little Squirrel": While Andy is scouting with the Badger Scouts, he and Rodney meet their rivals, Kyle Finkster and his parrot, Salty Mike. Andy attempts to teach Rodney tricks, following with Rodney making unsuccessful attempts at doing so. Originally aired July 14, 2006.
  3. "The Big Haggle Hassle / Rolling Blunder": Rodney spends Andy's money and must get a job to get back a ceramic angry clown figure for Mr. Johnson's collection. / Rodney and Mr. Johnson teach Andy melon-cart racing, but the two soon forget about practicing, and become obsessed with winning a race. Originally aired July 21, 2006.
  4. "Born to Be Mild / Yer Out!": Rodney must survive in the wild with the help of his buddy, Leon, after the house explodes. / When Rodney replaces Mr. Johnson's position as coach of a baseball team, Mr. Johnson becomes the coach of a rival team, and Rodney puts Andy out of the team. Originally aired July 28, 2006.
  5. "Best of Best Friends / The Hairy Truth": After a fight, Andy and Rodney set up applications for new best friends. / Andy and Rodney participate in a pet-shampoo contest after Rodney creates a new hair tonic, ensuing in chaos afterwards. Originally aired August 4, 2006.
  6. "Up All Night / Pool for Love": Andy and Rodney want to stay up all night to watch a celestial event called the Yellow Flash. / Andy tries to prevent Mr. Johnson from chopping down Leon's tree in order to build swimming pool. Rodney's helps alongside Andy, until a female squirrel named Darlene persuades Rodney to go swimming with him. Originally aired August 11, 2006.
  7. "Islands in the Street / Speechless": Andy and Kyle are locked together in the girls' bathroom and try to hide from the girls. Meanwhile, an accident leaves Rodney on a deserted island in the middle of the / highway alongside Salty Mike. Mr. Johnson is going to present his speech with Scoutmaster Witherbones, a scoutmaster who inspired him when he was a Badger Scout. When he sees a comedy film that is funny with Andy and Rodney, he laughs so hard that he loses his voice. Originally aired August 18, 2006.
  8. "What's Sung Is Sung / The Wall of the Wild": Andy tries to bring Rodney and Mr. Johnson closer together through the art of karaoke. / Rodney gets trapped within the walls of the house, and he has to find a way out. At the same time, Andy thinks Rodney has run away from home because he thought he had insulted Rodney. Originally aired September 8, 2006.
  9. "The Greatest Schmo on Earth / Outta Sight": Rodney's flying squirrel cousin, Eddie, ruins his special time with Rodney's crush, Darlene. Andy goes blind after losing his glasses, but his other senses improve as a result. Rodney takes advantage of this, while Kyle adjusts to his new glasses. Originally aired September 15, 2006.
  10. "Harried Treasure / The Rod Squad": Rodney and Andy find a map to buried treasure, but together, they must team up with Kyle and Salty Mike to dig it up from Mr. Johnson's new lawn. Leon and Darlene join Rodney's "Rod Squad" to suit up and prevent Andy from getting in trouble with Mrs. Johnson, at the same time trying to retrieve some stolen cinnamon buns, but they figure out that Rodney was the one who stole them. Originally aired September 22, 2006.
  11. "The Trojan Rabbit / The Endangered Species Twist": Rodney runs away from home when Archie, the "perfect pet" arrives for Andy, but Archie may not be the ideal pet Andy had in mind. Originally aired November 3, 2006.
  12. "Birthday Boy / Freaky Furday": Rodney forgets Andy's birthday, so he rushes to make it right, when he should have planned ahead. / To prove whose life is easier, Andy and Rodney switch roles for a day. Originally aired November 10, 2006.
  13. "Hole in the Story / Screw Up in Aisle Six": Grandpa Squirrel tells an ancestral, erratic space adventure story to help Andy and Rodney escape a dangerous dare. Andy bloats up because Rodney gives him food samples with in them, for Andy is allergic to cashews. Now Rodney must roll Andy home without Mr. Johnson knowing. Originally aired November 17, 2006.

     Season 2 
  1. "Flatbottom's Up / Family Crude": After getting blamed for destruction done by Kyle and Salty Mike to Mrs. Flatbottom's house, Andy and Rodney have to do chores around her home. When Andy and Rodney realize that Mrs. Johnson has lemonade as a reward, they work harder and harder, but Kyle and Salty Mike want the lemonade too. / Andy and Rodney must get along with Kyle and Salty Mike for the weekend while Andy's parents are out of town. Originally aired February 2, 2007.
  2. "Eddie or Not... / Trouble Date": Cousin Eddie returns, and tries to make amends with Rodney. / Darlene is invited to a date with Rodney. Meanwhile, Andy and Martha spend time taking historical pictures of each other. Originally aired February 9, 2007.
  3. "Winner Fake All / Rodney Darling": Andy gets tired of losing at a complicated game, until Rodney actually lets him win. / When Rodney gets excluded from Mr. Johnson's 'Men's Club', he decides to join Mrs. Johnson's 'Ladies' Club'. Originally aired February 16, 2007.
  4. "Frag the Dog / The Grim Cheaper": Rodney and Andy struggle to retrieve Mr. Johnson's bowling trophy from the neighbor's dog. / Mr. Johnson gets Andy hooked on saving while Rodney tries to persuade Andy into spending his last dollar. Originally aired Febraury 23, 2007.
  5. "Treehouse Broken / My Brand New Salty Mike": Things get a little out of hand when Andy and Rodney compete with Kyle and Salty Mike in a treehouse building competition. / Salty Mike is accidentally sold to Mrs. Naselpickel, making Kyle want a new Salty Mike. Originally aired April 6, 2007.
  6. "Stranger Than Friction / Don't Cross Here": Rodney gets jealous when Andy befriends Salty Mike and shares a hobby with him. / Andy wants to be the town's new crossing guard, but faces major competition when Jackie Royal volunteers as well. Originally aired April 13, 2007.
  7. "More Flower to You / News It or Lose It": When Rodney accidentally kills Mr. Johnson's flowers, he and Andy must find a way to revive the plants before the big flower show before Mr. Johnson finds out. After they write several rumors about each other and put them in the newspaper, Andy, Rodney, and Mr. Johnson become embroidered in a newspaper crossfire. Originally aired August 16, 2007.
  8. "Get a Lifeboat / Bully, for You": Rodney and Mr. Johnson are stranded in a lifeboat together. A bully squirrel named Butch takes over Leon's tree and Andy's house. Originally aired August 23, 2007.
  9. "Ice Cream Anti-Social / Dog & Phony Show:" While Martha is cutting wood but doesn't tell what she's making, Andy and Rodney decide to stow away on an ice cream truck to find out. / After getting annoyed with the barking dog, Andy and Rodney must find the solution and make it stop. Problems go by when Kyle and Salty Mike enter the house and attempt to pull off a prank, it leads to major trouble. Originally aired August 30, 2007.
  10. "He Got Blame / I Only Have Eye for You": Rodney goes into the blame-for-hire business, but encounters trouble while working with Kyle and Salty Mike. / Puggo goes to the mall with Andy and Rodney after sneaking away from the set. Originally aired September 24, 2007.
  11. "Diss and Make Up / Be Careful What You Fish For": Darlene inadvertently causes a rift between Andy and Rodney's friendship. / Andy tricks Rodney into being less selfish, but soon regrets it when Rodney has less time for him. Originally aired September 25, 2007.
  12. "Don't Pet on It / Bunny and the Beak": Leon decides to become a pet and chooses Oscar as his owner and Rodney as his pet-mentor. / Archie returns to plan a prank on Rodney with a little help from Salty Mike. Originally aired September 26, 2007.
  13. "Gumfight at the S'Okay Corral / I, Stan, Corrected": Grandpa Squirrel tells Rodney a story about a mysterious 'gumfighter' who saves a Wild West town from a no-good sheriff. / Mistaken identities leave Leon hunted by an exterminator named Stan, and Stan hunted by the gang. Originally aired September 27, 2007. NOTE: This is the last episode of Squirrel Boy, although not the Series Finale since the story isn't concluded.

These are shorts that aired during commercial breaks as part of the "Cartoon Network Extras" miniseries.
  1. "Breaking the Bank": Andy and Rodney try their best to break open an impenetrable piggy bank. Originally aired January 11, 2008.
  2. "In Arm's Way": Rodney causes trouble for Mr. Johnson during his lunch with Badger Scoutmaster Dan. Originally aired February 19, 2008.
  3. "See Food Breakfast": In order to decide who gets the last doughnut, Andy and Rodney compete in a contest to see who will gross out Mr. J first. Originally aired March 3, 2008.
  4. "Take Me to Your Feeder": Rodney decides Mr. J needs his help getting him into an exclusive birdwatching club. Originally aired March 17, 2008.
  5. "Hanging Tough": Things take a turn for the worst when Rodney comes home with a new poster to hang up in Andy's bedroom. Originally aired March 31, 2008.
  6. "Bedside Matters": Mr. Johnson is hung up in bed, and must get all the rest he can, but his nurse, who turns out to be Rodney, won't leave him alone. Originally aired April 10, 2008.


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