"You ever notice how Max, Prince Eric’s dog from The Little Mermaid, kind of knows what is going on more than Prince Eric does? He’s pretty observant for a dog." Thats why I hate prince Eric. His dog is smarter -- Kind of like Alistair.
The film also includes Paige O'Hara (Belle from Beauty and the Beast) on the TV in James Marsden's hotel room, and Judy Kuhn (Pocahontas) as the single mom who answers the door and tells Prince Charming that he's "too late".