Hook, Line, and Sniffer is the second episode of Bear in the Big Blue House's fifth season.


When Bear can't stop sniffing things, Ojo and the kids think he's got a cold, and try to help him feel better. Meanwhile, Jeremiah Tortoise and Kiki are in a heated competition of chess, and chaos soon follows.


  • Sniffin' (sung by Bear)
  • Sniffin' (reprise, sung by Bear)


  • The episode's title is a pun on the phrase, "Hook, line, and sinker".
  • There is no Shadow segment in this episode.
  • Kiki frequently mentions the Amazing Skippy, a possible reference to the season 4 episode, "The Amazing Skippy".