Season Five
Format Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Network Nickelodeon
Run 1998
# of Episodes 12 (23 segments)
DVD release October 4, 2011
Previous Season Season 4
Next Season Season 6
"Rugrats" Episode Guide

Season 5 is the fifth season of the Rugrats Television series which ran for seventeen episodes from 1998-1999.


The babies fear that there is a "bad bug" in Grandpa Lou's bed; Grandpa takes the babies to a Bingo game at the "Senior Citizens' Center".

Tommy catches hiccups, and the babies' attempts to scare him do not cure him; A change of season makes the babies think that the trees are ill, so they apply whatever remedies they think of, but this unfortunately causes Stu to believe that that somehow the backyard is haunted.

Angelica tells the babies that police officers arrest bad people while Chas dates a police officer and Chas's glasses are broken; Didi's brother and sister-in-law consider having a baby and to prove it, babysit the kids.

Angelica learns a cuss from the host of her favorite children's show. It is bleeped out though; Jonathan looks after the kids, and searches for ways to blackmail Charlotte.

Chuckie's latest crush has an over-protective brother; The gang goes to a pizzeria that resembles Chuck E. Cheese's, and try to get Angelica's tickets back from a pig that "stole" them.

Chas and Chuckie look after Angelica's cat while she is away; Tommy and Chuckie fear "the Sandman" after a story while Chas is out, so Stu and Didi are watching them.

Tommy adopts chicks, but saves them from a runner. Because of that, it makes him have a first cut, which scares Tommy, leading him to security; The babies think that Chuckie has gotten bigger when his clothes shrink in the wash.

The kids take part in a Western spoof to re-claim ice cream coupons that Angelica took from other kids; Tommy dreams that Chuckie and Angelica switch personalities.

Tommy is mistaken for another trouble-making baby; Grandpa Lou takes the babies to Aunt Miriam's house, where the babies think that her lady friends want to eat Chuckie, who is ironically not concerned.

Chuckie is nervous about riding his new two-wheeled "big boy" bicycle; Stu and Didi accidentally leave Grandpa behind on a road trip, and Tommy and Chuckie try to give him time to catch up to them.

The babies go down to the basement to retrieve a lost toy; The kids attend a rival's birthday party, where all the girls are left out of the activities.

While Didi and Stu go away on vacation for their anniversary, Tommy August 17, 1998and Angelica stay at Chuckie's house, where Chuckie learns about his ancestors. While on their cruiseship, Didi starts to feel sea-sick, but it is really something else--she's pregnant!

Chuckie adopts a baby duckling; Spike is jealous of Dil.

Chuckie wants to look better, so he goes through his own metamorphosis; Angelica pretends that she has a twin sister to get extra "goodies".

Tommy and the babies try to educate Dil; The babies try desperate to avoid taking naps.

Tommy tries to run the household while Stu is out of town on business; Stu undergoes a makeover at a health spa.

Stu goes to buy a new car from a crooked saleman; The gang discovers that Chuckie is left-handed.


One Second of Every Rugrats Episode (Season 5)

One Second of Every Rugrats Episode (Season 5)

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