It is first seen in Not So Happy Campers - Part 1, on the beach, before being washed away. In Not So Happy Campers - Part 2, it is seen in the Killer Bass' poorly built hot tub. After the Bass' tub falls apart, the seagull drifts away.
In That's Off the Chain!, Heather tells Gwen and Leshawna that she and Lindsay would be getting first picks in choosing equipment from the Arts and Crafts Center for their bikes. The seagull, airborne, then glided over Heather, excreting on Heather's head, causing her to run off. This leads Gwen to comment on how, sometimes, karma gives her freebies. Later on in the episode, it is knocked out by Owen passing gas, due to a very large amount of flatulence.
In 3:10 to Crazytown's recap of Beach Blanket Bogus, the seagull is lying on a buoy and gets scared and flies away when it sees a shark fin. However, it turned out to be Chris swimming with a shark fin strapped to his head.
The seagull is first seen in the opening sequence, hitting DJ in the face, while he's in the human pyramid on the plane.
In Walk Like An Egyptian - Part 2, DJ carelessly throws a stick into the air and accidentally hits a seagull, causing it to crash to the ground. It is the first victim of the Curse of the Mummified Dog.
The seagull is seen again in Super Happy Crazy Fun Time Japan, most likely dead with X's for eyes. It is unknown if this is the same one that DJ injured. It is used as a prop in Team Amazon's commercial.
It appears again in Slap Slap Revolution, flying through the hole that Owen creates in the plane. It lands on DJ's lap and DJ tries to shoo it away. After the contestants are dropped in the Alps, it lands on DJ again and he wants it to leave so he cannot injure another animal. During the sausage packing challenge, it lands on the meat pile and DJ accidentally shovels it into the grinder, making him think that he killed it. However, it pops up out of their sausage, completely featherless and angry at DJ. It throws meat at him, even though DJ was really happy to see him alive.
It has a small appearance in Newf Kids on the Rock as it yet again finds itself hurt by DJ's curse. DJ is rescued from the waters by a killer whale and winds up getting a seat cushion from the plane stuck in its blowhole. As it shoots the cushion out, the seagull, flying overhead, is hit by the flying cushion and DJ screams of this.
Three seagulls also make a small appearance in Jamaica Me Sweat. DJ overhears Alejandro saying that he painted the Egyptian symbol on Irene, the cod fish, before his last bobsled run. During his last run, he sends three seagulls sitting on the track scattering.
In Aftermath: Revenge of the Telethon, the seagull is shown in the "DJ's World of Animals" segment, where DJ is shown to be holding a seagull, telling it that "he needs to fly", and that the seagull also needs to fly, before releasing it. The seagull starts to fly, only to be sucked into the plane's wing engine. It pops out completely featherless. The seagull is among the animals brought onto the stage in this episode.
In Planes, Trains, and Hot Air Mobiles, a seagull lands on a water mine, causing it to blow up before Heather's boat crashes into it.
The seagull is seen again in the fourth season, but like many other animals of the Island, it was horribly mutated, with it having green eyes, the tail of a rattlesnake and venomous bite.
It is first seen in Truth or Laser Shark, it is sleeping in the camp megaphone. When Chris sounds a buzzer, the seagull wakes up and falls out.
Some seagulls were used as ammo for a gun in Backstabbers Ahoy!. Each team are supplied with three seagulls each. As part of the challenge, the seagulls can be used to shoot the mines or the opposing team.
In Grand Chef Auto, two mutated seagulls poop on Chris' newest creation, Mt. Chrismore, and high five afterwards.
The seagull appears in the opening sequence, getting squashed when a camera pops through a hatch in a rock.
- The seagull is the first animal that appears in the series.
- The seagull is commonly seen with a six-pack ring holder around its neck, which is known to choke birds in the wild if the rings are littered and uncut.
- The seagull is the most common animal to die in the series, yet another seagull always shows up again.
- The seagull was the first animal to be hurt more than twice by DJ's animal curse. It is hurt five times overall (six, if one counts the opening sequence of the third season).
- The seagull is one of the few animals to appear in every season of Total Drama.