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Airdate Monday, March 18, 2013
Season 8
Episode 1
Previous The Butterfly Ball
Next Puppies Galore

Dora and Perrito to the Rescue is the 1st episode of Dora the Explorer from season 8.

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Perrito had shocking news to tell of Dora: Boots was floating away in the river! So, Dora rides her scooter and she and Perrito determine to rescue Boots.


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  • This episode is very similar to Dora and Diego to the Rescue!.
  • Dora and Boots don't travel with each other in this episode because Boots is stuck in a barrel that is floating down the Big River.
  • Isa and Benny do not appear in this episode.
  • Dora doesn't sing the Travel Song in episode without Boots.
  • When Dora stops Swiper from swiping her scooter, Perrito stops him too, but he barks "Swiper, no swiping!".
  • This episode premiered exactly 11 years after The Missing Piece premiered.
  • This is the second instance where Perrito crosses the Troll Bridge. He first did so in Perrito's Big Surprise.
  • This is the fourth and final appearance of Big River, and the only episode to feature it as the destination.
  • Beginning this episode, during Map's segment when he says the places to go, each time a place lights up, it is accompanied by a musical chime.

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