Housebound! Plot

George's curiosity about bones leads him to climb the dinosaur skeleton at the museum but he winds up falling off & breaking his leg. George has to wear a cast for a few weeks & stay at home. Hundley stays with him as his monkey sitter. George begins in a wheelchair & doesn't know how to use it, but Hundley teaches him how to navigate around the furniture in his apartment. Soon, George can walk on crutches & Hundley helps him out in the same way. Later, once George can walk on his cast, He goes to places like the park with Hundley.

Curious George Rides A Bike Plot

George sees Bill riding his bike & doing his paper route which make him want to do the same. The Man with the Yellow Hat finds his old bike & adjusts it for George before teaching him how to ride. But George forgets to look where he's going & crashes his bike, breaking it. Fortunately, Mrs. Renkins is quite the handyman & fixes his bike. After the Man buys him a George-sized bike, Bill entrusts him with a paper route which goes well, until George sees several ducks in a pond & wants to make paper boats like that time he went to the pond with The Man.


  • "Housebound!" is the only episode where George breaks a bone in his body.
  • George gets a new bicycle in "Curious George Rides A Bike", but in later episodes, he's seen riding a tricycle.
    • Either the new episodes take place before this episode, George forgot how to ride a bicycle, or most likely, he crashed the new bicycle, & had to use a tricycle.
    • Another option might be this: Like any other cartoon, the episodes are out of order. This means, the episodes that have George riding a tricycle are at the beginning of the timeline, & the episodes that have George riding a bicycle are at the end of the timeline.

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