The show's title was originally supposed to be "Spot the Pony", as a spoof on stories aimed at young girls. However, at Kevin Lygo's suggestion, the title was changed to "Smack the Pony". Contrary to popular belief, the title was never intended to be a sexual euphemism.
They're out there. They look just like you. They're Cousins. And you're probably not allowed to have sex with them. Or are you?
The Bass Player living with a Flautist and a Ballerina says she lives with "Three Artists" when in fact she lives with two.
In Germany, this show has an entirely different title sequence. Furthermore, the theme tune has been replaced with "I Don't Want a Lover" by Texas.