* The fact that they went out of their way to make the main trio [[NiceGuy as nice]] as possible. It's so sweet to see a group of characters who almost completely [[AvertedTrope avert]] KidsAreCruel and TeensAreMonsters.
* Sam playing mentor in the Hunchback of Notre Dame episode.
* When Wishbone falls in the hole again in Golden Retrieving and Joe says "Wishbone!" at the same time the older gentleman says "Spot!"