I Heard the Barks on Christmas Eve
Season 2, Episode 12
PPS 213 01 NonExclusive
Air date November 24, 2012
Written by Chelsea Meyer
Directed by Greg Sullivan
Storyboard by Patricia Atchison and Jason Horychun
Featured Puppies Rebound, Ralph, Nutmeg
Adoptee Ralph
Adopter Leonard McLeish
Episode Guide
"No Dogs Allowed"
"Pound Preemies"

"I Heard the Barks on Christmas Eve" is the twelfth episode of season 2, and the thirty-eighth episode overall. It first aired November 24th, 2012 in the US.

The Pound Puppies need a miracle to place thousands of puppies that are overflowing from shelters all over town. The task seems insurmountable, but Rebound's tenacity may be just enough to pull off a Christmas miracle.


Starring the Voices of

Guest Starring the Voices of


Lucky: All right then, let's do this! On, Cookie! On, Strudel! On, puppies with bows! On, Niblet! On, Squirt-Squirt! Let's go, doggies, go!
Patches: Bye, guys! Good luck!
Lucky: Be good, pups. We'll be back soon.
Niblet: Don't eat all the kibble cake!
Cupcake: You already did!
Niblet: Oh, yeah. Sorry.

Cookie: It's impossible!
Squirt: It's ridiculous!
Niblet: It's impossodiculosselous!

Cupcake: Rebound, I will never doubt you again.
Patches: I will, but not about this.


  • Although there had been some singing in previous episodes, (most notably "Barlow" and "The Accidental Pup Star") this is the first episode to be a full musical.
  • This was originally going to be the season finale in the U.S. but ended up being second to last due to the airing of "Pound Preemies." It's the season finale in Canada.
  • On June 22, 2013 this episode aired in the U.S. as part of The Hub's "Summer Sing Along Saturday" event, with the song lyrics appearing on screen.
  • This episode is included on the Pound Puppies: Holiday Hijinks DVD.



Chris Jingles is a parody of Santa Claus, some people belive in him, but some people not.

See also

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