The inquisitive monkey discovers the perils of kite flying; Gnocchi the cat is accused of scratching a booth in a restaurant; and Compass the pigeon has trouble finding his way home.
George has a ride in a hot air balloon; he winds up getting sprayed by a strange-looking animal; and helps gophers escape from an exterminator.
The inquisitive monkey visits Antarctica to observe the habits of chinstrap penguins; grows a gigantic carrot; and makes cider using Mr Renkin's apple press.
George persuades Professor Wiseman to start working out; chef Pisghetti considers closing down his restaurant; and the Man with the Yellow Hat teaches George how to use a vacuum cleaner.
George must find a new place for a Mexican band to play when a park's bandstand is torn down; discovers how ducks raise their ducklings; and learns all about trading at Renkins' farm.
George goes on a safari in the Australian Outback; has a dream about being a medieval castle guard; and tries to keep two baby goats from escaping.