“Animal Charades”
The Wiggles TV Series 5, Episode 25

August 25, 2008 (USA)

Approx. Running Time


Episode Guide

Watch, Learn, Dance, Sing


Fun at the Beach

Animal Charades is the 25th episode of the 22-minute version of TV Series 5.

Although no official title was given to it by The Wiggles, it was called "Animal Charades" by Playhouse Disney.

A year prior in Australia, This episode aired on ABC1 split into Episode 49 and 50 as part of the 11-minute version.


The Wiggles are on X for Xylophone dance. Jeff introduces the Shingle-Back Lizard, and the Wiggles play a game of animal charades, and Murray has the hiccups! He then pretends to be a chicken with hiccups. So the Wiggles sing Here Come The Chicken. They wave to Wags The Dog and ride in the Big Red Car.

Song List

  1. Play Your Guitar With Murray - concert
  2. Here Come The Chicken (partial)
  3. Wags the Dog
  4. Big Red Car
  5. Captain Feathersword Fell Asleep on His Pirate Ship (Quack Quack) - concert
  6. A Frog Went A Walking - Wiggly animation
  7. Hoop Dee Doo - concert


  • Two wiggly concert songs in this episode are from the video Hoop-Dee-Doo it's a Wiggly Party (video).
  • The songs Big Red Car and Hoop Dee Doo (concert) previously appeared together in Pirate Radio. Also, A Frog Went A Walking (animated) and that Little Wiggles Segment previously appeared together in The Wiggle Way.
  • In this episode along with Pirate Radio, The song Big Red Car has some differences that weren't in Here Comes the Big Red Car listed here.
    • No transition is seen in order to show the shot of The Wiggles waving in the Big Red Car.
    • The beginning of the footage of Wags waving is slightly extended and the last 5 seconds of it was cut.
    • The beginning of the footage of Dorothy waving is also slightly extended and the end is extended slightly as well.
    • The footage of the Wags, Dorothy and Henry walking on the beach is slightly extended.
  • This episode aired on Playhouse Disney after the Sing a Song of Wiggles album was released.


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