The rubber duck is a toy that first appears in the episode "Naughty Nautical Neighbors."


The rubber duck is a small, yellow, plastic duck. It has orange eyes and it has "PATЯICK" written below its wing, with the "R" written backwards. This shows that the rubber duck obviously belongs to Patrick.

Role in series

"Naughty Nautical Neighbors"

Patrick is shown in the bathtub with a duck and a toy boat.

"The Paper"

Squidward's rubber duck is seen in his bathtub. Mr. Paper then as an paper airplane then "attacks" this object and the rubber duck sinks.

"Squid's Day Off"

Squidward mentions a rubber duck that Mr. Krabs wants him to get.

"Suction Cup Symphony"

A rubber duck is squeezed by Patrick when he is interrupting Squidward conduct the symphony.

"Stuck in the Wringer"

Patrick is looking for his rubber duck, which SpongeBob ends up slipping on. The episode also includes Patrick's name written on the rubber duck.

"Safe Deposit Krabs"

A rubber duck is shown to be included in Patrick's Bank Breaking Kit.

Role in video games

Battle for Bikini Bottom

On some occasions, if the player defeats a robot, a rubber duck may pop out of them.

The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie video game

During the cutscene that introduces the Slammers, Patrick sees a rubber duck on the floor and shouts "Duck!" SpongeBob asks "Where?" and then falls off the stage upon being hit by a Slammer.