1x05 The Howling
First Aired: May. 24, 1991 on ABC
Summary: It's time for the big howl for the next dinosaur generation, but Robbie questions howling as a rite of passage. Earl forces Robbie to do the howling but Robbie still doesn't see the reason why he should howl, when he goes to the top of the mountain to get ready for his howl, he refuses to…
Main Characters in this Episode
Fran: No, your father just gets cranky before howling.
Grandma Ethyl Phillips: They all do, it's pre-howling syndrome. PHS.
Charlene Sinclair: I'm so glad I'm a girl.
- In Robbie's room, there is a clearly displayed poster for the "Teenage Mutant Ninja Cavemen". This is a double reference, as not only was this show running while the TMNT craze was white-hot, but the Jim Henson company worked on the first two Ninja Turtles movies. Many of the Ninja Turtle suit actors even worked as various Dinosaur suit actors for the series