|My Son, the Hamster|
|Airdate||October 30, 2002|
|Previous||The Phantom of Retroland|
My Son, the Hamster is the second segment of the eighth episode of season 1.
Jimmy's atoms accidentally get switched with a hamster's so that he has the head of a boy and the body Carl's hamster. To make things worse, he gets snatched by an eagle, and Hugh takes the hamster out for quality time; he is unaware of the mishap. Jimmy is eventually saved by Goddard and he lures Carl's hamster back to the lab, where their atoms are rearranged.
- Jimmy tells the bird that he is high in HDL cholesterol, saying its the bad kind, but it's actually the good kind.
- When explaining his teleportation pods, Jimmy says he can build a snowman in Iceland. However, Iceland is warm. Greenland is the cold area.