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Dora's Animalito Adventure
Airdate Thursday, April 23, 2015 (UK)
Saturday, July 27, 2019 (US)
Season 8
Episode 18 (all airings)
Previous All airings: Dora's Fairy Godmother Rescue
Next Dora's Night Light Adventure

US airings: Dora and the Very Sleepy Bear

Dora's Animalito Adventure is the 18th episode of Dora the Explorer from season 8.

Characters present


Dora, Boots, and Diego set out to rescue their bunny, turtle and butterfly friends and bring them back home to their Copal Tree.


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Places in this episode

  1. Music River (Turtles)
  2. Butterfly Garden (Butterfly)
  3. La Luna (Bunny)


  • Animalitos


  • The Travel Song is not sung in this episode. Instead, Dora, Boots & Diego sing Animalitos.
  • Every time the animalitos are under the sun, it makes them almost disappear.
  • Isa does not appear in this episode.
  • Dora and Boots ride on Dragon but are almost going to run into Benny in his hot air balloon, Dora says that they got to go up over his hot air balloon, "up" means "arriba" but she says "subida" which actually means "climb".
  • This is the 31st instance where Dora and Boots returned to where they started after reaching the final destination on the map, first ever time being Three Little Piggies.
  • Dora and Boots mention that Swiper is going to swipe the big flower that Dragon is under it, but he's got snippers so he tries swiping it or cutting it without using his hands, however, they stop him from swiping it anyway.


Dora the Explorer Season 8
Dora and Perrito to the Rescue! | Puppies Galore | Catch That Shape Train | Kittens in Mittens | Dora's Great Roller Skate Adventure | Verde's Birthday Party | Dora & Sparky's Riding Adventure | Dora's Rainforest Talent Show | Dora & Diego in the Time of Dinosaurs | Dora's Ice Skating Spectacular | Riding the Roller Coaster Rocks | Dora In Wonderland | Dora's Museum Sleepover Adventure | Dora's Super Soccer Showdown | Dora Saves Fairytale Land | Dora's Night Light Adventure | Dora's Fairy Godmother Rescue | Dora's Animalito Adventure | Dora and the Very Sleepy Bear | Let's Go to Music School