Lassie Season 17

Season 17

Lassie Season 17

First Air Date: January 16, 1955

First Aired on    :   1955
Episodes    :   22 episodes



Episodes

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17x22 Sneakers (March 07, 1971)


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


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17x21 For the Love of Lassie (1) (February 28, 1971)


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


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17x20 Troubled Waters (February 21, 1971)


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 ""the law,"" a harbormaster, and walks out. But he finds he needs ""the law"" later on when he ""borrows"" a for-sale cabin cruiser and takes Lassie and Skipper along for the ride.


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17x19 The Awakening (February 07, 1971)


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 finds the source of the problem in an old mine, but is then trapped when the floor collapses, so Lassie must find Patty, who's just about to leave.


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17x18 Other Pastures, Other Fences (January 31, 1971)


A boy restless with his rural life and chafing under the ""no trespassing"" signs of their territorial neighbor wishes to strike out to ""follow his star""--stealing the neighbor's mare to do so.


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17x17 The River (January 24, 1971)


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, she must find the boys, who are also heading upstream.


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17x16 Lassie's Busy Day (January 17, 1971)


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 by an opossum. After Lassie deals with the possum, she enlists the grey fox's help to rescue a burrowing owl from a ferret. Then the bobcat returns to stalk the horned owl's nest


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17x15 Gentle Dawn (January 10, 1971)


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 also learn to open themselves to each other.


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17x14 Any Heart in a Storm (December 13, 1970)


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 into her tidy house. Then the loose earth behind her house, weakened by water, begins to slide.


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17x13 A Year of Sundays (December 06, 1970)


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 trucker scoffs at Mark's idea--until the brakes fail on a steep downhill run.


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17x12 Here Comes Glory! (2) (November 29, 1970)


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 partner Bert. Then it is up to Gary and Lassie to make her well, with exercise and swim therapy.


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17x11 Here Comes Glory! (1) (November 22, 1970)


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 thoroughbred farm--then Glory is threatened by a marauding cougar.


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17x10 Aftermath (November 15, 1970)


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


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17x09 Flock of Love (November 08, 1970)


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.


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17x08 Nature's Child (November 01, 1970)


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


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17x07 The Offering (October 25, 1970)


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.


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17x06 The Innocents (October 11, 1970)


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.


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17x05 The Miracle (October 11, 1970)


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 father of the puppies, it's almost too late.After everything is revealed, Kerry's father let's him adopt one of Lassie's puppies.


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17x04 The Survival (October 04, 1970)


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


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17x03 The Birth (September 27, 1970)


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.


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17x02 Lassie's Interlude (September 20, 1970)


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 ranch where the owner's young son has not spoken for years.


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17x01 The Wild Horse (January 16, 1955)


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.




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