Blitzen wants his son to take his spot on Santa's sleigh, but Blitzen Jr. is not a flying reindeer. He goes out into the world and tries to find another profession. At the end, with the aid of a government surplus rocket, he helps Santa make his Christmas deliveries.
Robespierre feels sorry for his pal Tiger, who sleeps in a trash can instead of in a nice house like Robespierre, so he invites him to spend the night with him. However, Tiger has a variety of violent sleep disorders and Robespierre regrets his kindness.