A Butcher appears in the Mother Goose Stories episode "Mother Hubbard", The butcher prepares cuts of meat to sell at the local market. Old Mother Hubbard is a regular customer of his, often bringing home a spare bone for her dog.

The butcher helps Heather Hubbard solve the case of the missing bone when her forgetful mother found the cupboard was bare. Heather visits the market to ask the butcher about the bone her mother had received. However, the butcher told told her that he hadn't given Mother Hubbard a bone that day. Mother Hubbard had forgotten this fact, and so there was no bone to begin. The butcher kindly gives Heather a bone to take home to her dog.