- The Cast Showoff: During their time on the show, Roberta Shore and Randy Boone were given several opportunities to show off their singing abilities; to the point that Decca Records released an album featuring the two in 1965.
- The Danza: David Hartman as David Sutton in Season 7.
- Put on a Bus:
- The character of John Grainger (the then-current owner of the Shiloh Ranch introduced in Season 5) was abruptly written off as being "on business" following his actor Charles Bickford's death in November 1967.
- Morgan Starr was written off the show due to the unpopularity of the character.
- Real-Life Relative: When John McIntire joined the cast during Season 6 to replace the late Charles Bickford as Clay Graingernote ; McIntire's real-life wife Jeanette Nolan also joined the cast as Clay's wife Holly.
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