|The Demon in the Matress|
|Season 1, Episode 7|
|Air date||December 3, 1999|
|Written by||John R. Dilworth|
|Directed by||John R. Dilworth|
The Demon in the Matress is an episode in Courage the Cowardly Dog.
Inadvertently purchasing a cursed mattress, Muriel finds herself possessed by a vindictive demon/Pazuzu. Eustace and Courage must find a way to extract the devilish parasite and rid the house of its ghoulish presence. The episode is a direct parody/homage of The Exorcist.