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Agent Binky: Pets of the Universe
Developed by
  • Carolyn Hay
  • Hugh Duffy
Written by
  • Andrew Sabiston
  • Patrick Granleese
  • Miles Smith
  • Andrew Shenkman
  • Phil Ivanusic-Vallée
  • Louise Moon
  • J.D. Smith
  • Evany Rosen
  • Jiro C. Okada
  • Hugh Duffy
  • Carolyn Hay
  • Terry McGurrin (story supervisor)
Directed by Derek Prout
Ruth Ramirez
Voices of
  • Jesse Camacho
  • Paul Braunstein
  • Aurora Browne
  • Melody A. Johnson
  • Boyd Banks
  • Dan Chameroy
  • Katie Griffin
  • Tyler James Nathan
  • Jonathan Tan
  • Isabella Leo
  • Richard Binsley
  • Zachary Bennett
Ending theme "Agent Binky Theme Song" (instrumental)
Composer(s)
  • Carl Lenox
  • Andy McNeil
Country of origin Canada
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 26 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)
Producer(s) Lydia Ferreira
Running time 22 minutes
Production company(s)
Distributor Cyber Group Studios
Release
Original network
Picture format HDTV 1080i
Audio format Stereo
Original release September 7, 2019 (2019-09-07) – February 23, 2020 (2020-02-23)

Agent Binky: Pets of the Universe is a Canadian computer-animated television series by Nelvana. Based on the Kids Can Press graphic novel series by Ashley Spires, the series premiered on Treehouse TV in Canada on September 7, 2019.

The series follows the adventures of Binky, a space cat who is on a mission to protect his human family (Big Human and Small Human) from any interstellar threats, with assistance from four pets in the P.U.R.S.T. (Pets of the Universe Ready for Space Travel) agency.

Characters

  • Binky (voiced by Jesse Camacho) – A space cat and the leader of the P.U.R.S.T. agents. He has a purple toy mouse named "Ted" and has a purple sweater called "Fuzzy Wuzzy".
  • Gordon (voiced by Paul Braunstein in Season 1 and David Menkin in Season 2-3) – A dog who lives with Binky and his family. He likes inventing things.
  • Captain Gracie (voiced by Aurora Browne) – A brown cat who lives next door to her teammates.
  • Nola (voiced by Melody A. Johnson) – A turtle.
  • Loo (voiced by Boyd Banks) – A goldfish.
  • Sergeant Fluffy Vandermere (voiced by Dan Chameroy) – A Persian cat who is the boss of P.U.R.S.T.
  • Big Human (voiced by Katie Griffin in Season 1-2 and Reese Witherspoon in Season 3) is the mother of Small Human.
  • Small Human (voiced by Tyler Nathan) is the son of Big Human.
  • Chirpy is a queasy and ominous parakeet who was rescued by Small Human in "Who's the WURST" and is shown to unable to integrate the ranks of the protectors and traps the team outside the station in order to take possession of all of Gordon's gadgets.
  • Amelia (voiced by Julie Lemieux) – A bat who first appeared in The Room of Many Boxes.
  • Mini Human (voiced by Isabella Leo) – The daughter of Tall Human.
  • Tall Human (voiced by Jonathan Tan) – The father of Mini Human.
  • Darrell (voiced by Zachary Bennett) - A hamster who is Fluffy's son.
  • New Backup Human – The agents' babysitter who substituted for Backup Human in "Adventures in Pet-Sitting".
  • Gobble (voiced by Richard Binsley) - A robot Gordon invented in "Gobble's Gotta Go".
  • Additional voices - Taylor Abrahamse, David Berni, Neil Crone, Stacey DePass, Marieve Herington, Dwayne Hill, Chris Houghton, Shane Houghton, Rebecca Husain, Nissae Isen, Tajja Isen, Bryn McAuley, Scott McCord, Terry McGurrin (also a story supervisor), Annick Obonsawin, Grant Palmer, Dan Petronijevic, Joe Pingue, Erin Pitt, Andrew Sabiston, Robert Tinkler, and Breanna Yde

Episodes

The first season consists of 26 22-minute episodes.

No. Title Directed by Written by Storyboard by Original air date
1 "No Moussie Left Behind"
"Dragonfly Away!"
Derek Prout Hugh Duffy and Carolyn Hay Ruth Ramirez and Jason Armstrong September 7, 2019 (2019-09-07)
Ted is accidentally sent into space.
The gang is excited for a sleepover with Captain Gracie.
2 "A Fly in My Fluff"
"Fly Me to Balloon"
TBA TBA TBA September 8, 2019 (2019-09-08)
An alien lands in Sergeant Fluffy Vandermere's soup.
Small Human comes home with a robot-shaped balloon.
3 "Glow Away"
"Space Station Flappy"
Derek Prout Andrew Sabiston
Miles Smith
James Caswell and Rob Walton September 15, 2019 (2019-09-15)
The team must come up with a P.U.R.S.T. anthem.
The humans stay up overnight in a backyard tent (which P.U.R.S.T. thinks is outer space).
4 "Chew Chew Challenge"
"Ice Cream Shuttle"
Derek Prout Phil Ivanusic-Vallée
Miles Smith
Jason Armstrong and Eugene McDermott September 22, 2019 (2019-09-22)
The team sees aliens eating a tree house (named after the show's broadcaster).
The team takes back an ice cream shuttle from an alien (codename: bees).
5 "Dog Gone Cat"
"PURST Games"
TBA TBA TBA September 29, 2019 (2019-09-29)
When Gordon is impressed with Binky and Gracie's feline abilities, the two train him to be a cat.
The annual P.U.R.S.T. games are interrupted when an alien (codename: grasshopper) appears to be a competitor in the event.
6 "Hit the Road, Roach"
"Vacuum Vamoose"
TBA TBA TBA October 6, 2019 (2019-10-06)
The team discovers Captain Gracie's whistle has been taken by an alien.
The team chases after an alien rover in their space station.
7 "Pumpking"
"Happy PURSTgiving"
Derek Prout Phil Ivanusic-Vallée Nicolas Hehn and Rob Walton October 13, 2019 (2019-10-13)
The agents see Small Human's beloved mini-planet, a pumpkin, being taken over by aliens.
Amelia joins the agents for PURSTgiving Dinner in the "Room of Many Boxes".
8 "Soup-A-Nova"
"Bad Fur Day"
Derek Prout Patrick Granleese
Miles Smith
Jason Armstrong and Rob Walton October 20, 2019 (2019-10-20)
When Small Human gets a cold, Binky and the team decide to make him some soup to help cure him.
Binky gets back from the vet's and is COMPLETELY shaved, making the others think he is an alien.
9 "Bye Bye Butterfly"
"Robots Gotta Go"
Derek Prout Andrew Sabiston
Miles Smith
Rodney King and Rob Walton October 27, 2019 (2019-10-27)
P.U.R.S.T. encounters an alien that changes from a caterpillar butterfly.
Binky tries to get Small Human and Big Human's attention while they enjoy their new massage chair.
10 "Roamer Rescue"
"Snack Attack"
Derek Prout TBA TBA November 3, 2019 (2019-11-03)
Ted's space roamer is taken over by an alien.
Aliens remove a piece of fruit that belongs to Small Human.
11 "#3 Flea Fling"
"Free Fuzzy Wuzzy!"
Derek Prout Phil Ivanusic-Vallée
Louise Moon
Nicolas Hehn and Rodney King November 10, 2019 (2019-11-10)
Gordon is taken over by very small aliens (codename: fleas), and the P.U.R.S.T. team has to get rid of them.
Binky's favorite purple sweater (Fuzzy Wuzzy) is being eaten up by aliens (codename: moths), and it's up to the team to stop the aliens and save Fuzzy Wuzzy.
12 "Parcel Panic"
"Chirp Chirp"
Derek Prout Jiro C. Okada
Phil Ivanusic-Vallée
Rodney King, Jason Armstrong and Nicolas Hehn November 17, 2019 (2019-11-17)
When an alien (codename: bee) buzzes around a parcel, the agents must retrieve the parcel before it falls into the alien's hands.
There is a mysterious sound heard in the space station and Binky realizes it's an alien (codename: cricket).
13 "Green Gobblers"
"Gobble's Gotta Go"
Derek Prout Patrick Granleese
Miles Smith
Nicolas Hehn and Rob Walton November 24, 2019 (2019-11-24)
When Binky refuses to eat a new green cat food, aliens (codename: bugs) crawl out of the bag. Meanwhile, the humans order pizza.
Gordon invents a machine to clean up messes and throw them in different places, but Binky notices a bunch of aliens (codename: ants).
14 "Undercover of the Night"
"Unidentified FUN Object"
Derek Prout Story by : Evany Rosen
Teleplay by : Hugh Duffy & Carolyn Hay
Phil Ivanusic-Vallée
Eugene McDermott and Jason Armstrong December 1, 2019 (2019-12-01)
Gordon and Binky hear a bump in the night, where they find a new agent, Amelia, in the Room of Many Boxes.
Gordon accidentally throws Small Human.
15 "Moussie Mischief"
"Who's the WURST"
TBA TBA TBA December 8, 2019 (2019-12-08)
When Ted lands in a laundry bin with an alien circling it, the team assumes that the alien's evil plan is to make Ted have a bath.
When Small Human rescues a budgie, it turns out "Chirpy" is a disgruntled bird who could not get into P.U.R.S.T.
16 "T'was the Night Before PURSTmas"
"We Wish You a Merry PURSTmas"
Derek Prout Hugh Duffy & Carolyn Hay
Miles Smith
TBA December 15, 2019 (2019-12-15)
17 "Purrfect Present"
"Stickin' Together"
Derek Prout Andrew Shenkman
Phil Invanusic-Vallée
Nicholas Hehn and Rob Walton December 22, 2019 (2019-12-22)
The P.U.R.S.T. team makes a present for Fluffy's birthday, but an alien (codename: bee) shows up to try and take the flowers.
Nola takes the threat from a possible stick bug which could be an alien (codename: housefly).
18 "Gordon's Buddy-Bot"
"Adventures in Pet Sitting"
Derek Prout J.D. Smith
Patrick Granleese
Eugene McDermott and Jason Armstrong December 29, 2019 (2019-12-29)
Gordon builds his own robo-pet who wreaks havoc on the station and in missions.
When a new human shows up to pet-sit the agents while the Humans are out, they have to discover whether she's going to turn the agents into aliens or not. (This is the debut of New Backup Human.)
19 "Lights, Camera, Agents"
"A Walk in the Park"
TBA TBA TBA January 5, 2020 (2020-01-05)
Fluffy assigns the team to make an instructional video for future P.U.R.S.T. cadets.
Gordon builds a robotic dog so his P.U.R.S.T. pals can ride inside it and join him in the park.
20 "Puzzlers"
"Little Stinker"
TBA TBA TBA January 12, 2020 (2020-01-12)
The P.U.R.S.T. team go on a mission to find the last piece of a jigsaw puzzle.
Gordon rummages through the trash.
21 "Dog Day"
"Loo Rocks"
TBA TBA TBA January 19, 2020 (2020-01-19)
Gordon has a day where he kicks back and fiddles with his gadgets, resulting in the space station being locked from the inside.
Small Human comes home with an instrument.
22 "Astounding Sounds"
"Dolly Folly"
Derek Prout Andrew Shenkman
Hugh Duffy and Carolyn Hay
TBA January 26, 2020 (2020-01-26)
The agents don't understand the noises they hear.
The agents are babysitters for a day.
23 "Binky Bunny"
"Dig Dog"
TBA TBA TBA February 2, 2020 (2020-02-02)
When the pets mistake chocolate eggs hidden around the station as alien eggs, they gather all of them before they hatch.
Binky accidentally destroys one of Gordon's properties.
24 "Light Fright"
"Loo on the Loose"
TBA TBA TBA February 9, 2020 (2020-02-09)
When Amelia gets trapped in the space station during a night patrol, the team discovers she has a fear of the light.
After a series of mishaps, Loo decides he's a bunny and escapes.
25 "PURST Pearl"
"Blanky Boo-Boo"
Ruth Ramirez Phil Ivanisuic-Vallee Nicholas Hehn and Jason Armstrong February 16, 2020 (2020-02-16)
The team discovers a pearl.
The Humans have a yard sale, but they accidentally attempt to sell Gordon's blanket, as well as them encountering aliens (codename: bugs) that Gordon thinks will taking it into outer space. So the team tries to distract whoever thinks of buying it (Mini Human and Tall Human).
26 "Pets of the Universe"
"Ready for Space Travel"
TBA TBA
Miles Smith
TBA February 23, 2020 (2020-02-23)
The team is sent to the vet's.
The team finds a secret place underneath the vet's with all of the aliens they encountered.

Broadcast

Agent Binky: Pets of the Universe premiered on Treehouse TV in Canada on September 7, 2019. The show currently airs everyday at 12:40 PM and 7:30 PM, and some intersitial episodes air on the channel as well. The show also airs on Discovery Kids in Latin America, TF1 in France and Boomerang across Europe. In Signapore, it debuted on Okto on June 15, 2020.

In French Canada, the show premiered on ICI Radio-Canada Télé on September 19, 2020.

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