|Proud as a... Peacock?|
|Season 3, Episode 22|
|Air Date||February 7, 2015|
|Written by||FM DeMarco|
|Supervising director||Dallas Parker|
|Directed by||Joel Dickie|
|Song(s)||You're the One|
|A Night at the Pawza||Sue Syndrome|
- "It would appear that the very thought of his televised debut makes Basil break out in hives."
- —Sunil Nevla
Proud as a... Peacock? is the twenty-second episode of the third season of Littlest Pet Shop and the seventy-fourth episode overall.
The pets try to help a bashful peacock prepare for his big debut at the botanical gardens. Meanwhile, Youngmee tries to convince Blythe to use her ability to communicate with animals for the benefit of humanity.
|When do you think you'll be done, Earl?-[src]
- Ashleigh Ball - Blythe Baxter and Snail
- Sam Vincent - Russell Ferguson
- Tabitha St. Germain - Pepper Clark and Announcer
- Kyle Rideout - Vinnie Terrio
- Kira Tozer - Minka Mark
- Nicole Oliver - Zoe Trent
- Peter New - Sunil Nevla and Basil
- Jocelyne Loewen - Penny Ling
- Kathleen Barr - Mrs. Twombly
- Michael Kopsa - Roger Baxter
- Shannon Chan-Kent - Youngmee Song
- The episode's title is a reference to NBC's old "Proud as a Peacock" campaign.
- Pepper's owner makes a cameo in the crowd and Clarissa later appears as well. Alice's mother and the Bicycle Girl were also present.
- Catnado is a parody of Sharknado.
- Basil's vocal mannerisms and square glasses are similar to Woody Allen.
- The singing fish from Lost and Found Box appears in Pepper's prop box. It was introduced in Blythe's Pet Project and was seen in Pepper's possession in The Ladies of LPS and Snow Stormin'.
- Youngmee's "pet weather reporting" card features a drawing similar to Digby, from Trading Places.
- The "catnado" scene shows Scout (Books and Covers), Sugar Sprinkles (Sweet (Truck) Ride), Poodles (Pawlm Reading), Lucky Browne and Tiger (Gailbreak!). The dogs Madame Pom (Eve of Destruction) and Oscar Long are also present.
- Youngmee mentions SCI from Hamster Hoods.
- Basil has a trouble with Weber, prompting him to move out from Littlest Pet Shop, where he has been living since Why Can't We Be Friends?.
- Pepper cites the celebrities Shahrukh, Madame Pom, and Old Bananas, who were introduced in Lights, Camera, Mongoose!, Eve of Destruction, and Lotsa Luck.
- Pepper hits Vinnie with her rubber chicken for being unhelpful, like she did in Summertime Blues and What's So Scary About the Jungle? Everything!.
- Vinnie belches a blue butterfly, identical to the ones seen in Plane it on Rio! and Snow Stormin'.
- In response to Youngmee's compliment to her hat, Blythe quotes Kora from Why Can't We Be Friends?.
- Main article: Proud as a... Peacock?/Transcript
- Pepper: Hey Blythe, you're really studying hard at that algebra. I got to hand it to you!
- Blythe: I don't get it.
- Pepper: Aww! This was supposed to be a rubber hand!