- This is the first time Roy the Rhino talks.
- This is the first appearance of Archie the Raccoon.
- The chimpanzees know how to play checkers.
- There are two rat children in this episode, it is unknown whether or not they're sewer rats.
- Mort gets one piece of food in his dish from King Julien.
- Whatever experiment Kowalski was working on and testing on Rico uses two ping pong paddles connected to an electric current.
- Penguins are prey to leopard seals. Kowalski screams like a girl at the mere mention of one. Archie uses this ruse to fool the penguins, but he didn't fool Skipper the second time around.
- Fred calls Archie his best friend.
- Fred also calls Archie a lousy, backstabbing cheat.
- This is the first appearance of the possums who live in the park.
- The things initially stolen are:
- King Julien's boom box.
- Joey's shrub.
- Bada and Bing's tire swing.
- Roy's bale of hay.
- Phil and Mason's collection of Italian opera CDs.
- Marlene's beach ball (despite the fact that there are more just like it, she claims it was "Special")
- The Penguins' TV.
- Running Gag: Archie keeps on stealing things.
- Antagonist(s): Archie
Foul Ups, Bloops, and Blunders
Behind the Scenes
- Working Title: "Secret Food Stealer"
- Archie and the Possums are heavily based on R.J, Heather and Ozzy in Over the Hedge, another Dreamworks animation movie.
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