This episode last aired on Discovery Family on September 4, 2021 at 10:30 a.m.
When Scootaloo becomes enamored with The Washouts, a touring group of stunt ponies, Rainbow Dash is concerned for her safety and worries that Scoot’s days as her number one fan are over.
|August 16, 2016||An episode featuring Lightning Dust was first planned, listed as #812 in the episode order.|
|November 1, 2016||Episode pushed back to #821.|
|January 6, 2017||Episode moved up to #820.|
|February 15, 2017||Premise written by Nick Confalone. Episode titled "The Washouts".|
|February 27–March 7, 2017||Premise revised.|
|March 8, 2017||Outline written.|
|March 30, 2017||First draft of the script written.|
|April 17, 2017||Second draft of the script written.|
|April 27–May 3, 2017||Final draft written.|
|May 16, 2017||Script locked polish.|
|June 21–July 12, 2017||Voice recording in session.|
|September 28, 2017||Animatic submitted for review.|
|February 21, 2018||Client cut of animated episode submitted for review.|
|March 29, 2018||Musical score added.|
|April 26, 2018||Final revisions made to the episode.|
This episode is only available on Netflix and other digital platforms due to Shout! Factory's 10-year licensing rights having been expired as of 2019.