In his panic, Brian lies about being a dog, and then has to avoid physical contact as he and Kate grow closer together.
They obviously click, but their relationship is based on Brian’s early lie.
Brian: If my happiness means so little to you that you have Charlotte Rae just standing by to crack a joke then you disappoint me | permalink Eric Hochberger is the programmer of TV Fanatic, so please forgive his mediocre writing. Brian went against his usual nature and began dating an older, mature, down-to-earth woman named Rita, and he spends a lot of time hiding her from his family, for good reason.We are more than aware the Griffins can be very cruel to people who aren't perfect, but that's the humor. She was invited over for dinner, and of course every spoken line at it is either an age remark from Lois or Peter trying to get her to give her age.Just like Meg, Brian Griffin is on a relatively constant search for love.Sure, he may be a talking, walking, condescending dog, but he’s still looking for a nice human girl to settle down with.