*The episode had 1,521,000 viewers. [1]
  • In the original press release, Suzanne Pleshette was listed as voicing Zira, despite having passed away in 2008. This was changed a few days later, with no mention of who voices Zira.[1]
  • There are 23 known mistakes in this episode.
  • The way Zira fiddles with a jerboa as she sings Lions Over All is similar to Scar's behavior with a mouse in The Lion King. It is possible that this was a reference to the movie.
  • In addition, the way Zira watches the ants crawl across the rock and then swats them off is similar to what she did in The Lion King II: Simba's Pride.