Martha Speaks 2008 | TV Show Watchlist

Martha Speaks

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The animated antics of a dog who gains the power of speech after eating alphabet soup. Based on the book series by author Susan Meddaugh.

Premiered: September 1, 2008

Rating: TV-Y

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Thu Apr 2 6:00pm
The Return of Ralph; Little Bo's Sheep PBS

Ralph, the duck that loves TV, returns to the Lorraine household after the Lorraines get a big-screen TV; Martha and Helen help a border collie herd sheep to a herding festival.

Fri Apr 3 6:00pm
Martha's Sweater; The Mystery of the Missing Dinosaur PBS

Grandma Lucille gives Martha a sweater, but Martha doesn't want to wear it; T.D. spots a toy that looks like one he lost.

Mon Apr 6 6:00pm
Martha's Life in Crime PBS

Martha recalls her puppyhood in an animal shelter and her first adoption, which was with a bumbling crook who had unsavory plans for her.

Tue Apr 7 6:00pm
Bookbots 3: Fit Fights Fat; Grandpa Bernie Cleans Up PBS

The out-of-shape Bookbots battle a literacy-loathing villain; Martha and Skits meet an elderly dog who claims she was bitten by a ball from outer space.

Wed Apr 8 6:00pm
Martha Plays Favorites; Martha and the Doggie Lover PBS

Martha empathizes with Truman, who fears his mom won't think he's special now that she's caring for the babies at her day care; Martha teaches TD's little cousin CD how to be behave with dogs.

Thu Apr 9 6:00pm
Thou Callest Me a Dog; Martha's Paper Chase PBS

Martha develops a penchant for iambic pentameter after swallowing a copy of Shakespeare's "Hamlet"; Martha lends a paw when Caroline needs a big story for the Town Crier newspaper.

Fri Apr 10 6:00pm
Skits on Ice; Martha's Steamed! PBS

Helen explains why Skits is afraid of hockey pucks; Helen and Martha come to the aid of a dog locked in a car on a hot summer's day.

Mon Apr 13 6:00pm
Tomato, You Say; Martha Questions PBS

T.D. has a tomato on his shirt and Helen wants to know why; Martha can only speak in questions.

Tue Apr 14 6:00pm
Martha and the One Thousand Fleas; Nice and Crabby PBS

Martha holds a dog circus to raise cash after she eats the cookies meant for a school fund-raiser; Martha investigates when the usually grumpy Mrs. Demson is suddenly friendly, cheerful and fun.

Wed Apr 15 6:00pm
T.D. Gives a Report; Martha's Canine Cleaners PBS

T.D. has a report due for school, but can't find a subject that interests him; Martha and Skits try to help Lily repair a torn pillow.