The show stars Timon, a meerkat, and Pumbaa, a warthog, both characters from the Disney animated film The Lion King and its sequels. The characters are normally seen having misadventures in the jungle, but sometimes find themselves across the globe in various settings.
While in Spain, Timon agitates El Toro during the Running of the Bulls.
Timon & Pumbaa ask for Rafiki's help to fix the problems both hate about each other which keeps going horribly awry.
While in New York, Timon and Pumbaa become pets to a rich kid.
To prevent Pumbaa from bothering him in his bug hunt, Timon lies to him saying that his current age is considered to be old age.
When trying to be captured by Quint for his zoo, Timon and Pumbaa unwittingly help him capture a snake, a lion, a rhino, a gorilla, and a buzzard.
While a knight version of Quint is at lunch, Timon and Pumbaa have to get a sword out of a stone for him before a dragon attacks.
Timon tries to be a good sport when playing games with Pumbaa.