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|title = Snail
 
|title = Snail
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|species = Snail
 
|species = Snail
 
|gender = Male
 
|gender = Male
 
|color = Light pink
 
|color = Light pink
 
|first = "[[Snack Time]]"
 
|first = "[[Snack Time]]"
|last = "[[Bluestock]]" (''Blue's Clues'')<br>"[[Meet Blue's Baby Brother]]"
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|voice = [[Nick Balaban]]
|voice = [[Nick Balaban]]}}
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'''Snail''' is a supporting character in ''[[Blue's Clues]]''. He is a pink snail who makes 3 hidden appearances in each episode.
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'''Snail''' is a supporting character on ''[[Blue's Clues]]'' and ''[[Blue's Clues & You!]]''. He is a pink snail who makes three hidden appearances in each episode.
   
 
==Description==
 
==Description==
Snail is a snail who is often seen hiding around anywhere, whether around the Blue's Clues house, in the backyard, or even in a skidoo location. He rarely has any lines but appears 3 times in the background of each episode. When he does speak, his voice is shown to be surprisingly deep and loud. He is voiced by [[Nick Balaban]], one of the show's music composers who is better known for voicing [[Mr. Salt]].
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Snail is a snail who is often seen hiding around anywhere, whether around the Blue's Clues house, in the backyard, or even in a skidoo location. He rarely has any lines but appears 3 times in the background of each episode. When he does speak, his voice is shown to be surprisingly deep and loud. He is voiced by [[Nick Balaban]] (who also voiced [[Mr. Salt]]), one of the show's music composers.
   
 
==Looks==
 
==Looks==
Snail is designed to look like he is made of light pink molding clay. He has black antennae and a simple face consisting of a pair of tiny black eyes and a smiling black mouth. His shell has a swirl on it.
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Snail is designed to look like he is made of light pink molding clay. He has black antennae and a simple face consisting of a pair of tiny black eyes and a smiling black mouth. His shell is swirled on the inside.
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In ''[[Blue's Clues & You!]]'', his body and a head are positioned more horizontally and his shell is more angular at the top and bottom and a darker shade of pink. His mouth is now red and his eyes are more ovular with white highlights. He now has a pair of black eyebrows as well.
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==
 
Snail appears at least 3 times in every episode of the original ''Blue's Clues'' series and in "[[Meet Blue's Baby Brother]]". Click [[List of Snail's Hiding Places|here]] to see all of his appearances.
 
Snail appears at least 3 times in every episode of the original ''Blue's Clues'' series and in "[[Meet Blue's Baby Brother]]". Click [[List of Snail's Hiding Places|here]] to see all of his appearances.
   
The following episodes feature Snail in more than just a background role:
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The following ''Blue's Clues'' episodes feature Snail in more than just a background role:
*"[[Magenta Comes Over]]": He plays hide-and-seek with Shovel and Pail. Steve helps them find him by following Snail's tracks.
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*"[[Magenta Comes Over]]": He plays hide-and-seek with Shovel and Pail. Steve helps them find her by following Snail's tracks.
 
*"[[What Does Blue Want to Do on a Rainy Day?]]": Snail is part of the parade at the end of the episode.
 
*"[[What Does Blue Want to Do on a Rainy Day?]]": Snail is part of the parade at the end of the episode.
 
*"[[Blue's Big Holiday]]": A patch with Snail on it was among the patches on the [[Holiday Quilt]].
 
*"[[Blue's Big Holiday]]": A patch with Snail on it was among the patches on the [[Holiday Quilt]].
 
*"[[Blue's Big Musical]]": Before the musical starts, Fred the [[Felt Friends|felt friend]] finds him under a rock by the stage and they talk to each other. Snail also joins the music show after Shovel and Pail's number. He rides in on a skateboard and sings in an operatic voice, "I just want to be me!"
 
*"[[Blue's Big Musical]]": Before the musical starts, Fred the [[Felt Friends|felt friend]] finds him under a rock by the stage and they talk to each other. Snail also joins the music show after Shovel and Pail's number. He rides in on a skateboard and sings in an operatic voice, "I just want to be me!"
*"[[Bugs!]]": He watches Steve, Blue, and [[Antoinette]] journey into an anthill. In this appearance he was as tall as Steve due to him and Blue being big-sized during the skidoo segment.
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*"[[Bugs!]]": He watches Steve, Blue, and [[Antoinette]] journey into an anthill. In this appearance she was between the size as Steve and Blue due to them being big-sized during the skidoo segment.
*"[[Rhyme Time]]": In the rhyming storybook, Snail is on a [[Whale|whale]] that is the third clue. He and the whale both interact with Steve before and after he draws the whale in his [[Handy Dandy Notebook]].
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*"[[Rhyme Time]]": In the rhyming storybook, Snail is on a [[Whale|whale]] that is the third clue. She and the whale both interact with Steve before and after he draws the whale in his [[Handy Dandy Notebook]] and before he heads to the Thinking Chair.
 
*"[[Blue's Backyard Ballgame Bonanza]]": He can be seen inside a sand castle waving a pennant and cheering for Steve when he won the obstacle course.
 
*"[[Blue's Backyard Ballgame Bonanza]]": He can be seen inside a sand castle waving a pennant and cheering for Steve when he won the obstacle course.
 
*"[[Blue's Book Nook]]": Like everyone else, Snail was reading a book while Steve sang [[The So Long Song|the So Long Song]] while returning to the living room at the end of the episode.
 
*"[[Blue's Book Nook]]": Like everyone else, Snail was reading a book while Steve sang [[The So Long Song|the So Long Song]] while returning to the living room at the end of the episode.
*"[[100th Episode Celebration]]": He is part of the celebration and wears a purple sequin wrap over his shell. He sings "Where's Blue?" when Joe asks where Blue is.
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*"[[100th Episode Celebration]]": He is part of the celebration and wears a purple sequin wrap over his shell. She sings "Where's Blue?" when Joe asks where Blue is.
*"[[Contraptions!]]": When Joe looked for the 1st clue, Snail was shown using a pulley device to paint a picture of a flower, indicating that he may have a passion for art.
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*"[[Contraptions!]]": When Joe looked for the 1st clue, Snail was shown using a pulley device to paint a picture of a flower, indicating that she may have a passion for art.
 
*"[[Joe's Surprise Party]]": He can be seen with the others celebrating Joe's birthday (he is on top of Sidetable Drawer and Tickety Tock stands to his left).
 
*"[[Joe's Surprise Party]]": He can be seen with the others celebrating Joe's birthday (he is on top of Sidetable Drawer and Tickety Tock stands to his left).
 
*"[[The Alphabet Train]]": Snail is in the 'S' box of the Alphabet Train along with [[Slippery Soap|Slippery]] during [[I'll Never Forget My Alphabet]].
 
*"[[The Alphabet Train]]": Snail is in the 'S' box of the Alphabet Train along with [[Slippery Soap|Slippery]] during [[I'll Never Forget My Alphabet]].
 
*[[Our Neighborhood Festival]]: Snail is one of the choices in the second round of [[Periwinkle]]'s "Guess Who" game.
 
*[[Our Neighborhood Festival]]: Snail is one of the choices in the second round of [[Periwinkle]]'s "Guess Who" game.
*"[[Let's Write!]]": Snail is shown moving from behind the Thinking Chair at the very beginning of the episode with a sign that has his name in it. He paused twice, 1st when he noticed Joe put a sign with the word "hat" (which he just wrote) on the hat he was wearing, and 2nd when he agrees that Joe has been writing words and putting labels all over the house and when he out some of them, including Snail. Snail was also seen continuing to move as Joe looked for the 1st clue.
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*"[[Let's Write!]]": Snail is shown moving from behind the Thinking Chair at the very beginning of the episode with a sign that has his name in it. He paused twice, 1st when she noticed Joe put a sign with the word "hat" (which he just wrote) on the hat he was wearing, and 2nd when she agrees that Joe has been writing words and putting labels all over the house and when he pointed out some of them, including Snail. Snail was also seen continuing to move as Joe looked for the 1st clue.
*"[[Blue's First Holiday]]": Snail is behind the VCR on the television, interacting with the others.
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*"[[Blue's First Holiday]]": Snail is behind the VCR on the television, interacting with the others after the 2nd movie.
   
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The following ''Blue's Clues & You!'' episodes feature Snail in more than just a background role:
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*"[[Playdate with Magenta]]": Just like in [[Magenta Comes Over|the original episode this was based on]], he plays hide-and-seek with Shovel and Pail. [[Josh]] helps them find her by following Snail's tracks.
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*"[[Laugh with Blue]]": Snail was seen riding a motorcycle backwards in [[Silly Town]].
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
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*Snail's eyes are below where an actual snail's eyes are (in real life a snail's eyes are on the tips of their antennae).
 
*Snail also appeared on the back of every Blue's Clues VHS and DVD cover until [[Bluestock (VHS)|Bluestock]].
 
*Snail also appeared on the back of every Blue's Clues VHS and DVD cover until [[Bluestock (VHS)|Bluestock]].
*A 2002 introductory bumper that would play before an episode of ''Blue's Clues'' claimed that there are 3 individual snails in each episode (instead of Snail appearing in 3 different places). Weather this is true or not is unknown. [https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=d0XQv4_AMlM Click here] to view it.
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*A 2002 introductory bumper that would play before an episode of ''Blue's Clues'' claimed that there are 3 individual snails in each episode (instead of Snail appearing in 3 different places). Whether this is true or not is unknown. [https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=d0XQv4_AMlM Click here] to view it.
 
*In "[[Blue Wants to Play a Song Game]]", Snail plays "[[wikipedia:London Bridge Is Falling Down|London Bridge Is Falling Down]]" with a drawing of Steve and Blue in the bedroom picture while their real counterparts visit [[Tickety Tock|Tickety]].
 
*In "[[Blue Wants to Play a Song Game]]", Snail plays "[[wikipedia:London Bridge Is Falling Down|London Bridge Is Falling Down]]" with a drawing of Steve and Blue in the bedroom picture while their real counterparts visit [[Tickety Tock|Tickety]].
*Snail appears on the call reminder on the bulletin board in "[[What Does Blue Want to Make?]]".
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*Snail appears on the call reminder on the bulletin board in "[[What Does Blue Want to Make?]]". Unlike the other ones, the call reminder she was on didn't have a phone on it.
*Snail did appear with the others to see [[Paprika]] in "[[Blue's News]]" and at Blue's party at the end of "[[Blue's Birthday]]", but it's unknown if he interacted during either special occasion.
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*Snail did appear with the others to see [[Paprika]] in "[[Blue's News]]" and at Blue's party at the end of "[[Blue's Birthday]]", but it is unknown if she interacted during either special occasion.
 
*After "Super Steve" skidoos into outer space in "[[What Experiment Does Blue Want to Try?]]", Snail can be seen riding the shooting star that flies past him.
 
*After "Super Steve" skidoos into outer space in "[[What Experiment Does Blue Want to Try?]]", Snail can be seen riding the shooting star that flies past him.
 
*Snail's name is written beside him in "[[Blue's ABCs]]".
 
*Snail's name is written beside him in "[[Blue's ABCs]]".
*In "[[Draw Along with Blue]]", Snail appeared as drawings in all 3 of his appearances: 1st on a pencil holder, 2nd hanging above the room where Steve skidoos into Chalkworld, and 3rd as a chalk drawing in Chalkworld.
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*In "[[Draw Along with Blue]]", Snail appeared as drawings in all three of his appearances: 1st on a pencil holder, 2nd hanging above the room where Steve skidoos into Chalkworld, and 3rd as a chalk drawing on the chalkboard leading to [[Chalkworld]].
**The hanging drawings also appeared in "[[Shy]]". They are visible while Snail himself hides behind a drinking fountain in Blue's school, making this an instance where there are 2 hidden snails in the exact same area at the exact same time, and possibly the 1st time that 4 snails appeared in an episode.
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**The hanging drawings also appeared in "[[Shy]]". They are visible while Snail himself hides behind a drinking fountain in Blue's school, making this an instance where there are two hidden snails in the exact same area at the exact same time, and possibly the first time that four snails appeared in an episode.
***Snail also appeared 4 times in "[[Playing Store]]".
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***Snail also appeared four times in "[[Playing Store]]" and "[[Our Neighborhood Festival]]".
*Snail's 1st appearance in "[[Occupations]]" shows him wearing a sun hat near a vase with flowers in it (along with a few that aren't in the vase yet), indicating that he was being a gardener or a florist.
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**The same drawings also appear in "[[Blue Takes You to School]]" while everyone lined up to go outside for recess.
*Snail's 1st appearance in "[[Blue's Big Mystery ]]" shows him wearing sunglasses like a spy or a secret agent.
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*Snail's first appearance in "[[Occupations]]" shows him wearing a sun hat near a vase with flowers in it (along with a few that aren't in the vase yet), indicating that he was being a gardener or a florist.
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*Snail's first appearance in "[[Blue's Big Mystery ]]" shows him wearing sunglasses like a spy or a secret agent.
 
*At the very end of "[[The Wrong Shirt]]", when Steve turns on the lights for the last time during the So Long song and changed back into his regular-colored clothes, Snail appears behind [[Sidetable Drawer]].
 
*At the very end of "[[The Wrong Shirt]]", when Steve turns on the lights for the last time during the So Long song and changed back into his regular-colored clothes, Snail appears behind [[Sidetable Drawer]].
*In "[[Bedtime Business]]", Snail wore pajamas in all 3 of his appearances.
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*In "[[Bedtime Business]]", Snail wore pajamas in all three of his appearances.
**In his 3rd appearence at the end of the episode, he is shown sleeping with a tiny pillow in the exact same area of his 1st appearance (near the lamp in the bedroom).
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**In her third appearence at the end of the episode, he is shown sleeping with a tiny pillow in the exact same area of her 1st appearance (near the lamp in the bedroom).
*In "[[Dress Up Day]]", Snail is dressed like a flower in all 3 of his appearances.
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*In "[[Dress Up Day]]", Snail is dressed like a flower in all three of his appearances.
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*In his second appearance in "[[I Did That!]]", Snail watched Joe as he looked for the second clue.
 
*According to "Blue's First Holiday", Snail has lived in the Blue's Clues house since the main characters were babies. In the episode, he appears as a baby between the cushions by the windowsill.
 
*According to "Blue's First Holiday", Snail has lived in the Blue's Clues house since the main characters were babies. In the episode, he appears as a baby between the cushions by the windowsill.
 
*When [[Doodleboard]] makes his debut in "[[The Legend of the Blue Puppy]]", he draws a picture of Snail.
 
*When [[Doodleboard]] makes his debut in "[[The Legend of the Blue Puppy]]", he draws a picture of Snail.
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*A stuffed toy snail resembling Snail is shown on the top shelf of the stuffed toy animal shelf in every ''Blue's Room'' segment, episode, and short.
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*Josh referred to Snail as a "him" in the "Find the Snail" segment (where Snail appears in a few scenes to be found) of a vlog on Nick Jr.'s Youtube channel (listed below). [[File:Blue's Clues & You Planets Song, Find The Snail Game & Mailtime! (Vlog 6) Nick Jr.|thumb|330x330px]]
 
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Latest revision as of 16:37, March 23, 2020

Snail is a supporting character on Blue's Clues and Blue's Clues & You!. He is a pink snail who makes three hidden appearances in each episode.

DescriptionEdit

Snail is a snail who is often seen hiding around anywhere, whether around the Blue's Clues house, in the backyard, or even in a skidoo location. He rarely has any lines but appears 3 times in the background of each episode. When he does speak, his voice is shown to be surprisingly deep and loud. He is voiced by Nick Balaban (who also voiced Mr. Salt), one of the show's music composers.

LooksEdit

Snail is designed to look like he is made of light pink molding clay. He has black antennae and a simple face consisting of a pair of tiny black eyes and a smiling black mouth. His shell is swirled on the inside.

In Blue's Clues & You!, his body and a head are positioned more horizontally and his shell is more angular at the top and bottom and a darker shade of pink. His mouth is now red and his eyes are more ovular with white highlights. He now has a pair of black eyebrows as well.

AppearancesEdit

Snail appears at least 3 times in every episode of the original Blue's Clues series and in "Meet Blue's Baby Brother". Click here to see all of his appearances.

The following Blue's Clues episodes feature Snail in more than just a background role:

  • "Magenta Comes Over": He plays hide-and-seek with Shovel and Pail. Steve helps them find her by following Snail's tracks.
  • "What Does Blue Want to Do on a Rainy Day?": Snail is part of the parade at the end of the episode.
  • "Blue's Big Holiday": A patch with Snail on it was among the patches on the Holiday Quilt.
  • "Blue's Big Musical": Before the musical starts, Fred the felt friend finds him under a rock by the stage and they talk to each other. Snail also joins the music show after Shovel and Pail's number. He rides in on a skateboard and sings in an operatic voice, "I just want to be me!"
  • "Bugs!": He watches Steve, Blue, and Antoinette journey into an anthill. In this appearance she was between the size as Steve and Blue due to them being big-sized during the skidoo segment.
  • "Rhyme Time": In the rhyming storybook, Snail is on a whale that is the third clue. She and the whale both interact with Steve before and after he draws the whale in his Handy Dandy Notebook and before he heads to the Thinking Chair.
  • "Blue's Backyard Ballgame Bonanza": He can be seen inside a sand castle waving a pennant and cheering for Steve when he won the obstacle course.
  • "Blue's Book Nook": Like everyone else, Snail was reading a book while Steve sang the So Long Song while returning to the living room at the end of the episode.
  • "100th Episode Celebration": He is part of the celebration and wears a purple sequin wrap over his shell. She sings "Where's Blue?" when Joe asks where Blue is.
  • "Contraptions!": When Joe looked for the 1st clue, Snail was shown using a pulley device to paint a picture of a flower, indicating that she may have a passion for art.
  • "Joe's Surprise Party": He can be seen with the others celebrating Joe's birthday (he is on top of Sidetable Drawer and Tickety Tock stands to his left).
  • "The Alphabet Train": Snail is in the 'S' box of the Alphabet Train along with Slippery during I'll Never Forget My Alphabet.
  • Our Neighborhood Festival: Snail is one of the choices in the second round of Periwinkle's "Guess Who" game.
  • "Let's Write!": Snail is shown moving from behind the Thinking Chair at the very beginning of the episode with a sign that has his name in it. He paused twice, 1st when she noticed Joe put a sign with the word "hat" (which he just wrote) on the hat he was wearing, and 2nd when she agrees that Joe has been writing words and putting labels all over the house and when he pointed out some of them, including Snail. Snail was also seen continuing to move as Joe looked for the 1st clue.
  • "Blue's First Holiday": Snail is behind the VCR on the television, interacting with the others after the 2nd movie.

The following Blue's Clues & You! episodes feature Snail in more than just a background role:

TriviaEdit

  • Snail's eyes are below where an actual snail's eyes are (in real life a snail's eyes are on the tips of their antennae).
  • Snail also appeared on the back of every Blue's Clues VHS and DVD cover until Bluestock.
  • A 2002 introductory bumper that would play before an episode of Blue's Clues claimed that there are 3 individual snails in each episode (instead of Snail appearing in 3 different places). Whether this is true or not is unknown. Click here to view it.
  • In "Blue Wants to Play a Song Game", Snail plays "London Bridge Is Falling Down" with a drawing of Steve and Blue in the bedroom picture while their real counterparts visit Tickety.
  • Snail appears on the call reminder on the bulletin board in "What Does Blue Want to Make?". Unlike the other ones, the call reminder she was on didn't have a phone on it.
  • Snail did appear with the others to see Paprika in "Blue's News" and at Blue's party at the end of "Blue's Birthday", but it is unknown if she interacted during either special occasion.
  • After "Super Steve" skidoos into outer space in "What Experiment Does Blue Want to Try?", Snail can be seen riding the shooting star that flies past him.
  • Snail's name is written beside him in "Blue's ABCs".
  • In "Draw Along with Blue", Snail appeared as drawings in all three of his appearances: 1st on a pencil holder, 2nd hanging above the room where Steve skidoos into Chalkworld, and 3rd as a chalk drawing on the chalkboard leading to Chalkworld.
    • The hanging drawings also appeared in "Shy". They are visible while Snail himself hides behind a drinking fountain in Blue's school, making this an instance where there are two hidden snails in the exact same area at the exact same time, and possibly the first time that four snails appeared in an episode.
    • The same drawings also appear in "Blue Takes You to School" while everyone lined up to go outside for recess.
  • Snail's first appearance in "Occupations" shows him wearing a sun hat near a vase with flowers in it (along with a few that aren't in the vase yet), indicating that he was being a gardener or a florist.
  • Snail's first appearance in "Blue's Big Mystery " shows him wearing sunglasses like a spy or a secret agent.
  • At the very end of "The Wrong Shirt", when Steve turns on the lights for the last time during the So Long song and changed back into his regular-colored clothes, Snail appears behind Sidetable Drawer.
  • In "Bedtime Business", Snail wore pajamas in all three of his appearances.
    • In her third appearence at the end of the episode, he is shown sleeping with a tiny pillow in the exact same area of her 1st appearance (near the lamp in the bedroom).
  • In "Dress Up Day", Snail is dressed like a flower in all three of his appearances.
  • In his second appearance in "I Did That!", Snail watched Joe as he looked for the second clue.
  • According to "Blue's First Holiday", Snail has lived in the Blue's Clues house since the main characters were babies. In the episode, he appears as a baby between the cushions by the windowsill.
  • When Doodleboard makes his debut in "The Legend of the Blue Puppy", he draws a picture of Snail.
  • A stuffed toy snail resembling Snail is shown on the top shelf of the stuffed toy animal shelf in every Blue's Room segment, episode, and short.
  • Josh referred to Snail as a "him" in the "Find the Snail" segment (where Snail appears in a few scenes to be found) of a vlog on Nick Jr.'s Youtube channel (listed below).
    Blue's Clues & You Planets Song, Find The Snail Game & Mailtime! (Vlog 6) Nick Jr

    Blue's Clues & You Planets Song, Find The Snail Game & Mailtime! (Vlog 6) Nick Jr.

Characters
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ShovelPailTicketySlippery
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