Daring Doubt is the 21st Season 9 episode of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. It is also Rainbow Dash's and Fluttershy's last episode of the series.


When another author releases his own version of the events in A.K. Yearling's Daring Do books, Rainbow Dash is furious, while Fluttershy is curious to know the truth.

Production timeline

September 5, 2017 Began development on this date, originally as a just Rainbow Dash episode. Listed as #923.
November 17, 2017 Episode moved up to #921.
March 22, 2018 Episode retitled "He Neighed, She Neighed". Premise written by Nicole Dubuc. It also now became a Rainbow Dash/Fluttershy episode.
April 6, 2018 Outline written.
May 9, 2018 First draft of the script written.
May 16, 2018 Second draft of the script written.
May 18, 2018 Final draft written. Title changed back to "Daring Doubt"; as of then, all episodes of the complete series now had their official broadcast titles.
June 19, 2018 Script locked polish.
June 20–27, 2018 Voice recording in session.
October 11, 2018 Animatic submitted for review.
March 2, 2019 Client cut submitted for review.
April 11, 2019 Musical score added.
April 29, 2019 Final revisions made for the episode.


Main characters
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Rainbow Dash

Home media

This episode is only available on digital platforms due to Shout! Factory's 10-year licensing rights having been expired as of 2019.

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