Working K-9 to 5
Season 3, Episode 1
Air date June 1, 2013
Written by Stephen Cedars
Directed by Jos Humphrey
Storyboard by Raven Molisee and Mike West
Featured Puppies Dimples
Adoptee Dimples
Adopter Dolores
Episode Guide
"Pound Preemies"
"Cuddle Up Buttercup"

"Working K-9 to 5" is the first episode of season 3, and the fortieth episode overall. It first aired June 1st, 2013 in the US.

Dolores has to prove to her editor-in-chief dad that she is responsible enough to adopt a pup, so she becomes a delivery girl for his newspaper. The Pound Puppies investigate why her deliveries are so late, so they can match her to her perfect pup.


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Strudel: This is ridiculous!
Lucky: No, it's not. It'll work. You three just act like dogs. As long as you're on leashes, we should be okay. Niblet, Cookie, don't forget - we're senior humans out for a walk.
Cookie: [Elderly voice] You got it, sonny.
Niblet: Jeepers peepers, I'm 11!
Lucky: People years, Niblet, not dog years.
Niblet: I'm 11,000!
Lucky: Close enough.



  • The title for this episode is a reference to the movie and musical Working 9 to 5.
  • The character of Mr. Withers is a parody of J. K. Simmons' other role as J. Jonah Jameson in director Sam Raimi's Spider-Man trilogy.


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