Lassie: Season 17

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1

The Wild Horse

Jeff saw a Wild Horse that wanted but his mother don’t want it as he’s becoming a 2nd pet to Lassie. Clay and Matt takes the horse out of the farm and sell it away.…

2 Sep 20
1970

Lassie's Interlude

Lassie, on her own now (no explanation is given), meets a young man traveling the countryside and his male collie, Duke. They later find haven, and the young man a job, at a ra…

3 Sep 27
1970

The Birth

While Duke and his master move on, Lassie remains at the ranch, but her new puppies are endangered by the owner, who thinks the pups were sired by a killer dog.

4 Oct 04
1970

The Survival

Lassie and her three puppies escape from the ranch and head for the desert, where Kerry discovers them and helps them survive.

5 Oct 11
1970

The Miracle

Mute Kerry continues to help Lassie and her puppies elude his father and the sheriff, who’s determined to kill the pups, and by the time the rancher learns Duke was the f…

6 Oct 11
1970

The Innocents

In this all-animal episode, Lassie teaches her two remaining puppies to survive in the wild, not an easy task in an area full of snakes and predators.

7 Oct 25
1970

The Offering

Lassie and her puppies meet a boy who is grief-stricken by the recent death of his dog.So Lassie leaves one of her two remaining puppies with the little boy.

8 Nov 01
1970

Nature's Child

While wandering the forest, Lassie and her remaining puppy meet a little girl who can ““talk to animals.”“

9 Nov 08
1970

Flock of Love

Lassie befriends an elderly man whose claim that the flock of birds he feeds love him is scoffed by his cynical checkers opponent. But the faithful birds will surprise them.

10 Nov 15
1970

Aftermath

After a forest fire, Lassie helps the wild animals displaced by the flames find new homes.

11 Nov 22
1970

Here Comes Glory! (1)

Lassie, poisoned by pesticides, is found by an up-and-coming race horse, Glory, and her young owner. Once well again, she befriends a newborn colt on their California thoroughb…

12 Nov 29
1970

Here Comes Glory! (2)

Even Hank can’t believe all his surgical skills can heal Glory’s injured leg, but Monty takes a chance and has her operated on nevertheless after a pep talk from pa…

13 Dec 06
1970

A Year of Sundays

Lassie and a workaholic trucker rescue a young man traveling across America trying to live ““a year of Sundays”“ after getting out of the Army. The truc…

14 Dec 13
1970

Any Heart in a Storm

Lassie takes refuge during a rainstorm in the garage of a good-hearted, lonely widow whose children have gone to college, but the woman is reluctant to let the muddy collie int…

15 Jan 10
1971

Gentle Dawn

Lassie and an injured mother linnet, who was stunned by a car while foraging for food on a road, bring together a lonely man and woman; in caring for the injured creature, they…

16 Jan 17
1971

Lassie's Busy Day

The ring-tailed cat Lassie saves from a bobcat becomes the hunter after he goes after a grouse’s nest along with a grey fox; next, a horned owl’s nest is threatened…

17 Jan 24
1971

The River

Lassie makes her way upstream after helping rescue two campers who left their father to try out a new raft and were swept downstream on the rapids. Once she finds help, however…

18 Jan 31
1971

Other Pastures, Other Fences

A boy restless with his rural life and chafing under the ““no trespassing”“ signs of their territorial neighbor wishes to strike out to ““fo…

19 Feb 07
1971

The Awakening

Teenage Patty, reluctantly having left the city for a summer in the country with her aunt, has an inauspicious beginning: she’s poisoned by arsenic in the well. Her aunt…

20 Feb 21
1971

Troubled Waters

Lassie and her new pal, a mutt named Skipper, are getting along just fine with Reed and Johnny, a couple of guys they befriended on the beach, until John discovers Reed is R…

21 Feb 28
1971

For the Love of Lassie (1)

Lassie returns to visit the farm where she left one of her puppies—and once upon her way again, falls down a hidden well.

22 Mar 07
1971

For the Love of Lassie (2)

People who have been helped by Lassie (including the couple from ““Gentle Dawn,”“ who are now married) help rescue her from the well.

23 Mar 21
1971

Sneakers

Lassie acquires a companion, a small grey kitten with a talent for trouble: he falls in a lake, catches the attention of an owl, gets his head caught in picnicker trash, and fi…

About Lassie

Relive the adventures of America’s favorite collie, Lassie, and her best friend, Timmy. Together they take on heroic tasks and exciting adventures.

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