* CriticalResearchFailure: A meteor shower is what happens when debris enters and burns up in Earth's atmosphere and is not in fact a cluster of free-floating space rocks/meteoroids.
* OvershadowedByControversy: Conversations about the films often end up about the treatment of the puppy actors and the deaths of several of them.
** '''WHERE DO WE START?!''' OK, we all know one thing for sure, and that's with each ''Air Buddies'' movie, the plot gets dumber, and the CG gets worse.
** Alright, so far, there are ''7'' movies in the entire ''Air Buddies'' franchise, and it gets bumped up to ''9'' with the inclusion of the ''Santa Paws'' spin-offs. To put this in perspective, Air Bud himself only got ''5'' movies.