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'''''Pet Alien''''' (2005) is an AllCGICartoon cartoon that follows the life of young man Tommy Cadle and his alien houseguests Dinko, ExtremeOmnivore Gumpers, DeadpanSnarker Swanky, CloudCuckoolander Flip and TeamPet Scruffy. A total of 22 episodes were produced, though a number of them were left unaired in the original broadcast.

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!!This show provides examples of:
* AchievementsInIgnorance: One possible explanation for the MindScrew below, as Swanky called Dinko and Gumpers nincompoops for it.
* BerserkButton: Hoo boy Dinko has a few, don't put Tommy in danger, Don't try to take the title of best friend out from under Dinko (He is absolutely ''obsessed'' about that and will go into a bunch of hair-brained schemes to reestablish himself as Tommy's best friend), and as listed below don't call Dinko by the wrong name.
* ButtMonkey: Tommy, Granville, and Swanky
* CanisLatinicus
* TheCatCameBack: It's impossible to get rid of Gabby. One time Dinko and Gumpers clearly locked Gabby in a box but later when the box was opened [[MindScrew Swanky was somehow in there instead even though he was nowhere in sight when Gabby was put in the box]].
* CatchPhrase: Swanky has "nincompoops" and Granville has "this is all your fault Tommy Cadle"
** Whenever one of the aliens says something nonsensical Tommy will say "Right" extending the I sound.
* EatingShoes: Gumper eats everything, including shoes.
* EurekaMoment / GeniusDitz: Gumpers can have great ideas, he just has to think hard enough.
* FictionIsntFair
* GadgeteerGenius: Dinko's entire species [[PlanetOfHats hat]] is based around this, he's often able to make amazing things just by digging around Tommy's lifehouse.
* GirlishPigtails: Gabby
* HeyItsThatVoice: Jess Harnell, Candi Milo and Charlie Adler
* IdiosyncraticWipes
* {{Meganekko}}: Gabby
* MistakenNationality: Despite being obviously English, Granville is often mistaken for being Norwegian.
* RantInducingSlight: Dinko does not like being called by the wrong name, in 'the thing that took tommy's brain' Dinko lets off an absolutely terrific rant after being called 'thinko' by the amnesiac Tommy.
* RealAfterAll: Some episodes ended like this. Like the one where the aliens thought balloons were other aliens.
* RichBitch: Melba
* InventorSpecies: Dinko is definitely one, he says that all of his inventions run off of 'instinct' and his inventions '''don't''' have off switches! If one of them goes wrong it's Gumpers of all aliens that can figure it out but only when he whacks himself in the head.
* TheScapegoat: Characters would always blame Tommy for things that obviously weren't his fault.
* SquareCubeLaw: In an episode where [[AttackOfTheFiftyFootWhatever Tommy becomes giant size,]] he's much slower and tires out much more quickly.
* StalkerWithACrush: Gabby for Tommy.
* SuperStrength: Gumpers is this, it's even listed in the theme song. The other one surprisingly is Dinko, who can lift up a massive boulder and throw it with enough strength to crush Granville's mansion which is far away up on a hill!
* SurroundedByIdiots: Swanky
* WeirdnessCensor: No one realises Tommy's friends are aliens even though they don't wear disguises. They just call them his friends or his "things".
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