|Working K-9 to 5|
|Season 3, Episode 1|
|Air date|| June 1, 2013|
|Written by||Stephen Cedars|
|Directed by||Jos Humphrey|
|Storyboard by||Raven Molisee and Mike West|
"Cuddle Up Buttercup"
"Working K-9 to 5" is the first episode of season 3, and the fortieth episode overall. It first aired June 1st, 2013 in the US.
Dolores has to prove to her editor-in-chief dad that she is responsible enough to adopt a pup, so she becomes a delivery girl for his newspaper. The Pound Puppies investigate why her deliveries are so late, so they can match her to her perfect pup.
Starring the Voices of
- Eric McCormack - Lucky / Mr. Brimley
- Yvette Nicole Brown - Cookie / Sparky
- John DiMaggio - Niblet / Mr. Colangelo / Rollerblader
- Michael Rapaport - Squirt
- Alanna Ubach - Strudel / Mr. Nut Nut / Mrs. Yacysyhn
Guest Starring the Voices of
Strudel: This is ridiculous!
Lucky: No, it's not. It'll work. You three just act like dogs. As long as you're on leashes, we should be okay. Niblet, Cookie, don't forget - we're senior humans out for a walk.
Cookie: [Elderly voice] You got it, sonny.
Niblet: Jeepers peepers, I'm 11!
Lucky: People years, Niblet, not dog years.
Niblet: I'm 11,000!
Lucky: Close enough.
- This episode is included on the Pound Puppies: A Perfect Match DVD.
- The title for this episode is a reference to the movie and musical Working 9 to 5.
- The character of Mr. Withers is a parody of J. K. Simmons' other role as J. Jonah Jameson in director Sam Raimi's Spider-Man trilogy.