Flipper Season 3

Season 3

Flipper Season 3

First Air Date: September 17, 1966

First Aired on    :   1966
Episodes    :   28 episodes



Episodes

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3x28 Flipper's New Friends (2) (April 15, 1967)



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3x27 Flipper's New Friends (1) (April 08, 1967)


Flipper befriends a young brother and sister who have moved to Coral Quay with their widowed mother.


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3x26 Cap'n Flint (April 01, 1967)


Flipper comes to the rescue of Cap'n Flint (Bud's friend's pet parrot) when the raft the bird is perched on drifts into and explosion zone.


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3x25 Devil Ray (March 25, 1967)



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3x24 The Firing Line (2) (March 18, 1967)



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3x23 The Firing Line (1) (March 11, 1967)



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3x22 Decision for Bud (March 04, 1967)



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3x21 A Dolphin in Time (February 25, 1967)



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3x20 Dolphin for Ransom (February 18, 1967)



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3x19 Aunt Martha (February 11, 1967)


Porter's Aunt Martha comes to lend a helping hand in raising the boys. Her presence puts a strain on the Ricks' when she takes over and rules everything from the boys wardrobe to Flipper's place as a member of the family.


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3x18 Dolphins Don't Sleep (February 04, 1967)


The boys rush to find Flipper when he drifts to the bottom of the ocean after being hit by a tranquilizer dart.


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3x17 Flipper and the Seal (January 28, 1967)


A 20 year-old young man is accused of stealing mollusks from an area of the park that Porter Ricks has been doing experiments in.With the help of Flipper and Bud's picture,a seal is caught as the real thief.


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3x16 The Most Expensive Sardine in the World (January 21, 1967)


Bud fights to save Flipper's life after an expensive bracelet falls into the ocean and is believed to have ended up in the dolphins' stomach.


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3x15 Flipper and the Fugitive (2) (January 14, 1967)


After returning home to find a fugitive holding Porter and Sandy hostage, Bud sends Flipper for help.


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3x14 Flipper and the Fugitive (1) (April 22, 1967)



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3x13 Alligator Duel (December 10, 1966)


Flipper's life is in danger when he becomes the unwitting star in a movie fight scene between himself and an alligator.


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3x12 Flipper's Island (December 03, 1966)


Bud and Sandy run into gun smugglers while camping alone on an uncharted island.


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3x11 Flipper and the Puppy (November 26, 1966)


Flipper and Bud come to the rescue of a puppy left stranded on an island after falling of his owner's boat.


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3x10 Executive Bud (November 19, 1966)


Bud gets himself into trouble when he plays Executive, hiring his friends to do the jobs he's being paid for. He learns a valuable lesson in business when things go wrong and it takes a greater effort to organise others to do the work than it would have to do it himself.


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3x09 Explosion (November 12, 1966)



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3x08 Whale Ahoy (November 05, 1966)


While researching his book report, Bud dreams of sailing the deep blue seas with Moby Dick.


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3x07 An Errand for Flipper (October 29, 1966)


Porter is frustrated as he waits in the middle of the ocean for Flipper to deliver the tools to repair his broken plane. His anger soon dissipates when he realises that Flipper was busy saving lives all day.


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3x06 Cupid Flipper (October 22, 1966)


After Sandy's girlfriend shows more interest in Porter than Sandy, Flipper works as cupid to bring the two teen lovebirds back together.


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3x05 The Warning (October 15, 1966)


After witnessing all the marine animals fleeing the area, Bud and Sandy alert the local folk of a hurricane headed their way, despite their father's instructions and a clear weather forecast. No such hurricane eventuates and believing they have wasted time and money in securing their boats, the towns people look to Porter for compensation. It is only after a tidal wave hits that everyone in the town is grateful to Flipper and the boys for the warning.


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3x04 Lost Dolphin (October 08, 1966)


Another family lays claim to Flipper after he suffers from amnesia and cannot recognize Bud and Sandy.


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3x03 Disaster in the Everglades (2) (October 01, 1966)


Sandy and Bud become increasingly worried as they have still heard no word from their father, who failed to return from a routine check of the Everglades.


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3x02 Disaster in the Everglades (1) (September 24, 1966)


Whilst on a routine check of the Everglades, Porter Ricks steps in a poacher's trap. Badly injured, he is taken to Barney's secluded hide-away where he discovers that Barney has been poaching the local wildlife.


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3x01 Agent Bud (September 17, 1966)


When two pilots crash into the ocean and become trapped in their aircraft it is up to Porter and Sandy to save the day, with a little help from Flipper and Bud's newly honed secret agent detective skills.




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