040 - Backhoe

Backhoe, A.K.A. Experiment 040, is an illegal genetic experiment created by Jumba Jookiba and a character in the Lilo & Stitch franchise. He is designed to be an efficient digger and scrape up vegetation. His one true place is underground.

He was first seen in "Shoe", where he dug the pool for "Jumba & Pleakley's Bed & Not Breakfast", and was part of the "rebellion" in "Checkers".


Backhoe is a large grey mole-like experiment with large black claws and a red nose.

Special Abilities

Backhoe is an efficient digger thanks to his large claws, capable of digging a pool in seconds.



  • Backhoe's pod color is white.