This show provides examples of:
- Abnormal Ammo: Like in Darkwing Duck, Courageous Cat's guns would fire everything except bullets.
- Alliterative Name: Courageous Cat and Minute Mouse.
- Animal Superheroes
- Attack of the 50-Foot Whatever: Using a growth ray, Professor Shaggy Dog causes Courageous Cat and Minute Mouse to grow so huge that if they go into Empire City they'll cause tremendous damage.
- The Case Of: Every one of the episodes used this name template.
- The Commissioner Gordon: There is a dog leader of the Police Force that calls on Courageous when there's trouble
- Expy of that other Bob Kane character
- Kid Sidekick: Minute Mouse