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* ShoutOut: In the book ''Spot Sleeps Over'', Steve the monkey's plush toy is an elephant with a crown that looks exactly like Literature/{{Babar}].

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* ShoutOut: In the book ''Spot Sleeps Over'', Steve the monkey's plush toy is an elephant with a crown that looks exactly like Literature/{{Babar}].Literature/{{Babar}}.

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* ShoutOut: In the book ''Spot Sleeps Over'', Steve the monkey's plush toy is an elephant with a crown that looks exactly like Literature/{{Babar}].


* PreciousPuppies - Seriously, it's hard to not love Spot.


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* OddNameOut: Spot himself, as all the other characters have human names. Helen the Hippo and Steve the monkey among them, even Spot's parents are called Sally and Sam.
* PreciousPuppies: Seriously, it's hard to not love Spot.


[[caption-width-right:291:With a smile and a laugh he can light up your day, like the sun get over the hill...]]

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[[caption-width-right:291:With a smile and a laugh he can light up your day, like the sun get peeking over the hill...]]


* EverythingsPreciousWithPuppies - Seriously, it's hard to not love Spot.

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* EverythingsPreciousWithPuppies PreciousPuppies - Seriously, it's hard to not love Spot.

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** Putting into clearer perspective: Spot, when he makes a costume appearance, is slightly larger than the size of a grown man. So his parents, which are about three to four times his size...


** In the UK edits, Spot has made his mom angry once.

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** In the UK edits, Spot has made his mom angry once.once, and over a relatively minor incident to boot (he walked into the house with dirty paws and left behind prints on the floor).


* TheKiddieRide: One where he rides on a train. Said ride reportedly did not attract kids well due to poor design in the UK. Was said to [[GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff do better in Australia]], where it was rumored to have spun off a second, improved ride design.

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* TheKiddieRide: One where he rides on a train. Said ride reportedly did not attract kids well due to poor design in the UK.UK (the most common compaint was that the ride put too much emphasis on the train as Spot is just a relatively small figure on the back of the ride. Allegedly the UK OMC factory only made 11 units of the ride for the whole of Europe). Was said to [[GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff do better in Australia]], where it was rumored to have spun off a second, improved ride design.


''Spot the Dog'' is, collectively, a set of British animated TV shorts (39 five-minute shorts and eight 15-minute shorts) and two half-hour specials based on the books by Eric Hill. It centers on the puppy Spot, his family and his friends, and to a much lesser extent, the other inhabitants of the land in which Spot lives.

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''Spot the Dog'' is, collectively, a set of British animated TV shorts (39 five-minute shorts and eight 15-minute shorts) and two half-hour specials based on the books by Eric Hill. (There are over a hundred of the books themselves.) It centers on the puppy Spot, his family and his friends, and to a much lesser extent, the other inhabitants of the land in which Spot lives.


* NoExportForYou: Some of the audiobooks, especially the earlier ones, are this. Also, the first eBook release of ''Where's Spot'', in the iBookstore and Kindle: At the moment, it's a UK exclusive title.


* AuthorExistenceFailure: Eric Hill passed away on the 6th of June, 2014.

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* AuthorExistenceFailure: Eric Hill passed away on the 6th of June, 2014.


* NoExportForYou: Some of the audiobooks, especially the earlier ones, are this. Also, the first book, ''Where's Spot'', in the iBookstore and Kindle: At the moment, it's a UK exclusive title.

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* NoExportForYou: Some of the audiobooks, especially the earlier ones, are this. Also, the first book, eBook release of ''Where's Spot'', in the iBookstore and Kindle: At the moment, it's a UK exclusive title.


* NoExportForYou: Some of the audiobooks, especially the earlier ones, are this. Also, the book in the iBookstore and Kindle: It's a drag to live in a country without official iBookstore or Kindle support.

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* NoExportForYou: Some of the audiobooks, especially the earlier ones, are this. Also, the book first book, ''Where's Spot'', in the iBookstore and Kindle: It's At the moment, it's a drag to live in a country without official iBookstore or Kindle support.UK exclusive title.

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