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The fourth season of Rugrats began on December 4, 1996 and ran through November 22, 1997.

Starting with "Spike's Babies" / "Chicken Pops", the series began airing new episodes on SNICK.


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"Chanukah" December 4, 1996
The Rugrats celebrate Chanukah while trying to settle a dispute between Boris and his childhood rival.
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"Mother's Day" May 6, 1997
The Rugrats celebrate Mother's Day, and Chuckie wonders about his late mother. Chas however, doesn't want to talk about his wife since he is broken up about it. When Chuckie finds old photos of his mother, Chas decides to share his memories with Chuckie as father and son.
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"Vacation" July 8, 1997
The Rugrats go on a vacation to Las Vegas in an RV, where they cause their usual mayhem while Tommy searches for the "kitties" (white tigers).
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"Spike's Babies" August 23, 1997
Spike looks after some stray kittens while Stu prepares for a barbecue.
Chickenpox Chuckie.png "Chicken Pops" August 23, 1997
When Chuckie gets a case of chicken pox, Angelica convinces the other babies that he's turning into a chicken.
"Radio Daze" August 30, 1997
Grandpa and the children listen to an old detective radio show, and the babies imagine that they're living it.
Angelica the psychic.jpg "Psycho Angelica" August 30, 1997
Angelica pretends to be a psychic in order to get goodies from the babies.
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"America's Wackiest Home Movies" September 6, 1997
Stu and Drew compete against each other for a TV show prize by filming their children.
No Image.png "The 'Lympics" September 6, 1997
Angelica meets Timmy McNulty, and makes the babies compete against his younger brothers in an Olympics-style event.
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"The Carwash" September 13, 1997
Stu takes the babies to the car wash after a little accident. Things get out of control, however, when Angelica takes over the car.
No Image.png "Heat Wave" September 13, 1997
A new friend helps the babies to search for water on a hot day, while Grandpa supervises the workers repairing the pipes.
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"Angelica's Last Stand" October 4, 1997
After suffering from the hard work of making and selling lemonade by herself, Angelica drafts the Rugrats into selling it.
No Image.png "Clan of the Duck" October 4, 1997
When Lil tells the boys that dresses are only for girls, Chuckie and Phil decide to wear dresses to see what it is like.
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"Faire Play" September 20, 1997
The gang attends a medieval festival, where they deal with a robotic dragon controlled by Stu.
No Image.png "The Smell of Success" September 20, 1997
Chuckie takes part in an experiment to improve his nasal congestion.
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"The Turkey Who Came to Dinner" October 21, 1997 (video release)
November 10, 1998 (US TV premiere)
The babies try to defend a live turkey, which Lou had won in a raffle, from becoming Thanksgiving dinner. Meanwhile, Stu and Drew try to watch football, Didi and the ladies try to find food for dinner, and Angelica wants to hold a parade.
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"Potty Training Spike" October 11, 1997
No Image.png "The Art Fair" October 11, 1997
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"Send in the Clouds" October 18, 1997
When a fog surrounds Tommy's house, the babies think the house has been moved to the sky.
No Image.png "In the Naval" October 18, 1997
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"The Mattress" November 1, 1997
Rugrats - Looking For Jack 162.jpg "Looking for Jack" November 1, 1997
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"Hiccups" September 12, 1998
When Tommy gets a bad case of hiccups, Angelica tries to scare them out of him.
Autumnleaves.png "Autumn Leaves" September 12, 1998
The Rugrats think that the tree in Tommy's backyard is sick because of the leaves falling off.
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"Dust Bunnies" September 27, 1997
No Image.png "Educating Angelica" September 27, 1997
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"Ransom of Cynthia" November 8, 1997
Angelica pretends that Cynthia has been stolen in order to trick the babies out of their candy.
No Image.png "Turtle Recall" November 8, 1997
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"Angelica Orders Out" November 15, 1997
Rugrats Let It Snow.jpg "Let It Snow" November 15, 1997
When Tommy's parents get things set up for their annual Christmas card photo in July, the Rugrats think it's already Christmastime.

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