Bite or Fright is the 15th episode of Season 1 of Scooby-Doo! And The Crew
Shaggy has to go to the dentist for his annual check-up but his fear of the dentist will make it hard. What's even worse is a ghost dentist with a giant novicane needle for an arm attacks the office!
Shaggy screams no as the crew enters Coolsville Dental Care Office. Shaggy has had a fear of the dentist since he got a cavity filled when he was a kid. Scooby drags him into the office and they meet the dentist, Ben Tist. He leads Shaggy and the crew to the chair and Shaggy reluctantly sits down. He struggles as Ben Tist walks in with all of his tools, but it's not Ben, its a dentist with a giant novicane needle for an arm. The crew runs, but the ghost kidnaps Shaggy! Velma asks Ben whats going on, he says it must be the ghost of Dr.McAvity, a dentist that was fired because he was getting to old. Fred says they should find Shaggy so they will split up. Fred and Velma will question Ben more while Scooby and Daphne will go to the basement. In the basement Daphne finds a document on the doctor, but the ghost snatches the file and chases Scooby and Daphne through the corridor. Daphne and Scooby hide in a janitor's closet and find a mummy! It turns out to be Shaggy wrapped up in toilet paper. He says he grabbed a clue when he was being kidnapped, a nametag. Daphne says its an awesome clue and that they have to show it to Velma. The ghost opens the door and yells get out. The three scream and run throw the corridor and a Scooby-Dooby-Doors moment unfolds. After it ends Scooby pushes the ghost into a janitor's kart a kicks it down the hall. They run upstairs and show the clue to Velma and Fred. Fred says they should set a trap. Shaggy will sit in the chair and when the ghost tries to kidnap him a cage will fall on him. The trap works and the ghost turns out to be McAvity himself. He is angery that he was fired because he was to old. He enjoyed dental work and didn't want to stop. At the end of the episode McAvity got his job back and Shaggy faces his fear of the dentist.
-Coolsville Dental Care Office
Grey DeLisle as Daphne Blake
Matthew Lillard as Norville"Shaggy"Rogers and Ben Tist
Frank Welker as Fred Jones, Scooby-Doo, and Dr.McAvity
Mindy Cohn as Velma Dinkley
This is the first episode to have the culprit pose as the ghost of themself
This is also the first episode to feature a Scooby-Dooby-Doors moment