|Dora Saves the Mermaids|
|Airdate||September 25, 2007 (DVD)|
November 5, 2007 (TV)
|Next||First Day of School|
Dora Saves the Mermaids is a Dora the Explorer TV movie. It's also the 25th episode from season 4.
- Fiesta Trio
- Pirate Pig
- Pirate Piggies
- Clam (debut)
- Mariana the Mermaid (debut)
- Garbage Octopus
- Sea Shell Bridge
Dora must return a magic crown back to a lovely mermaid named Mariana in Mermaid Kingdom and get past a mean octopus who dumps garbage all over the kingdom.
Places in episode
- Another episode called "Dora's Rescue in Mermaid Kingdom" is the sequel of this episode.
- This is the first double length episode where Dora says "check" and a red check-mark is placed on what squares which shows the name of the place Dora & Boots went through.
- This marks the last episode for the departure of the original cast.
- The voice of Map & Swiper will still be present.
- Dora turns into a beautiful mermaid just as she puts on the mermaid crown. When she takes it off, she turns back into herself.
- This is the last episode where the blue cursor clicks at the end of the episode. After this, a fade-out effect will take its place for the rest of the series.
- This is the last episode to "find the character" when the closing credits appeared.
- This is the last episode for Season 4.
- This is the last episode to premiere in 2007.
- The 2005-2009 Nick Jr. Productions Logo used the 1999-2005 Nick Jr. Productions music from "Dora's World Adventure" was used again for this episode.
- This is the final time the show uses the 2005-2009 Nick Jr. Productions Logo.
- Split screen airings of this episode use the 1999-2005 Nick Jr. Productions Logo at the end instead.
- This is the 5th episode that lasts for over 30 minutes.
- This is the 101st episode of the show.
- In this episode, there are four squares instead of three.
- The name of this episode was released as a video game for the Nintendo DS.
- Mariana the Mermaid will later appear on a Dora and Friends episode titled Magical Mermaid Adventure.
- Goof: when Dora and Boots finished helping Swiper clean off the whale they run the opposite way to go to Pirate Island.
- The beautiful and grown-up voice Dora has in Dora's Dance to the Rescue and Dora's World Adventure was also debuted in this episode. This will be the last time Dora uses her beautiful and grown-up voice.
- The graphics has been changed in this episode just like the background and Dora having smaller eyes. All of these things have been used in Season 5
- Dora's season 5 look has been debuted in this episode.