"Towser and the Terrible Thing" is the first episode of the British series of animated shorts simply called Towser. It originally aired on the ITV network in 1984.
After picking a flower, a terrifying monster chases after Towser the dog. Towser decides to hide in a castle, but must work up courage to face the monster.
- Though this is the first episode in the series, the last episode in the series was broadcast as the very first episode.