Pregnant Paws

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (5)

  • (in order for Bill to tell him if he is adopted or not, Bobby must schlep to a store 2 miles away to buy fertility biscuits because Bill likes the taste of them) Bobby (panting): Here you go, Mr. Dauterive. Bill: Only eight? Bobby: Those cost $26! Bill: Okay, Bobby. Ask your question. Bobby: Mr. Dautrieve, am I adopted? Bill: No. Now, I'll tell you your middle name if you get me a glass a milk. Bobby: Okay.

  • Bobby: Ladybird's gonna be a mommy. It seems like just yesterday mom and dad brought her home for me because I didn't have any brothers or sisters. If I had been able to talk, I would have asked for a monkey...

  • Peggy: You can't use my frequent flier miles! I need them to go to my aunt's funeral next year!

  • Peggy: The doctor said, Ladybird cannot get pregnant. Hank: I know, I know, but then I met some men. We went to a bar, and before it all went horribly wrong, they told me a bunch of things I can do to get Ladybird pregnant. 100.4! She's ready for a stud! (Peggy grumbles and walks off.) Hank: Peggy, quick! Call Buck Strickland! I put him on the speed-dial. Just press 'Peggy's Mother.'

  • Bounty Hunter Teacher: Congratulations class of Thursday A.M.

Notes (1)

  • When Dale broke into his target's house, the theme to "Sanford & Son" was playing on the television. The music in the tag scene is the theme from the '70s sitcom What's Happening, by Henry Mancini.

Trivia (2)

  • Ladybird has a cage outside, but it is never seen before or after this episode.

  • There was no tagline for this episode as it had a closing scene over the credits instead of the theme song.

Allusions (3)

  • The title is an allusion to the term Pregnant Pause.

  • The man Dale hunts down is wearing a "Black & Decker" hat. Black and Decker is a company that makes tools.

  • When Dale is assigned his bounty hunter mission, he says "The hunt is on." This is a quote from the movie Lord of the Flies.