Season 1, Episode 5
Air date July 29, 1997
Storyboard by {{{storyboard}}}
Written by David Feiss, Bill Burnett
Directed by David Feiss, John McIntyre
Episode guide
Part Time Job
Who Is Supercow?

Alive! is the 5th episode of Season 1.



When Cow and Chicken's cousin, Boneless Chicken, come to babysit Cow, he and Cow end up stuck on the roof of their house during a game called "Catch".


  • This is the first appearance of Cow and Chicken's cousin, Boneless Chicken and the only one before his feathers fall out.
  • "Alive!" (title of the episode) is a parody of the 1993 film Alive about a rugby team who got stranded in the Andes after a plane crash. The survivors had to eat the flesh of the dead passengers.
  • The chimney of the roof features a sketch of "Kilroy" from the famous "Kilroy was here"
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    doodle on chimney

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