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Pilchard's Pets is the ninth episode of the seventh season.


Pilchard meets some tiny creatures and decides to treat them like pets.



  • Sheep
  • Rabbits
  • Hens
  • Pigs
  • Charlie the Chincilla (debut)

Voice Cast

United Kingdom & Australia

North America



  • Bobsville
  • Bob's Yard (Bobsville)
  • Bob's Office
  • Farmer Pickles' Farm
  • The Countryside
  • J.J.'s Yard (mentioned)


  • This episode marks the first appearance of Charlie the Chincilla.
  • If you look closely during the title, you can see Spud standing.
  • This episode was paired with Lofty's Long Load (Season 7) when it first premiered in the US.
  • This episode was later paired with Hamish's New Home (Season 7) and Racing Muck (Season 8) when the series moved to PBS in 2005.

In Other Languages

Language Name Meaning
Polish Zadanie dla Kici The Task for Kitty
Russian Домашние любимцы Пилчард Pilchard's Pets
Dutch De dieren van Titus The Animals of Pilchard
German Kuschel passt auf Pilchard's Matches
Czech Micčina domácí zvířátka Pilchard's Pets
Finnish Kisu Paimenessa Pilchard's Pets