The Sand Sharks are minor characters featured in the series Jake and the Never Land Pirates. They are a subspecies of the Never-Sharks. The Sand Sharks inhabitant the sands of Sand Shark Rock within the Never Land Desert. Their vocal effects are provided by Dee Bradley Baker.
The Sand Sharks are one of the most feared inhabits of the Never Land Desert swimming through the sands of the desert at great speed. They are capable of burrowing into the sand and disguising themselves as sand dunes to ambush prey. They are seen preying on anything that they can catch, using their powerful jaws to crush even a ship hall.
Role in the series
The Sand Sharks first appeared in the episode "Happy 1000th Birthday!", while hunting for the treasure within the Never Land Desert,Captain Hook and Mr. Smee accidentally enter the sands of Sand Shark Rock which is known for being the territory of Sand Sharks. Just as Smee feared the noise of Hook's Sail Wagon cause one of the sharks to pursue the pirates. Later as Jake and the crew are celebrating the Pirate Mummy's 1000th birthday, Hook high-jacks his special birthday surprise, a new sand ship, in order to evade the Sand Shark. While trying to reclaim from Hook the Pirate Mummy accompanied by Jake and his crew uses Jake's birthday Sand Surfboard to evade both the hungry Sand Shark and reclaim the Pirate Mummy's ship from Captain Hook.