Wanting a pet to own, Max finds a huge Loch Ness Monster egg and it hatches into a baby Loch Ness Monster, plus Max names it Bubbles. But then, he has trouble keeping Bubbles out of trouble.
- Bubbles and Bubbles' mother resemble both the Loch Ness Monster and Elliott, the green dragon from Disney's live-action/animated anthology film Pete's Dragon.
- The episode's title is a parody of Charles Dickens' novel Great Expectations.
- This was the only episode of Goof Troop to receive a Little Golden Book adaptation.