The story of a normal teenager, Lola Clawsgrove, with a not so normal family. Her father is a scientist, and has been inventing new things way before Lola was born. But nowadays, he's always in his laboratory and never spends time with the family anymore. Lola decides to sneak into his lab to see what he's so interested in, but she accidentally trips and falls onto a vial that held some kind of potion. Little did she know, that potion would change her life forever.
Savannah Jones, a kind, 13 year old dachshund, has been working for her father ever since her mother died in a car crash. Mr. Jones (her dad) has been blaming Savannah for her mother's death, so he has been making her do all of the chores and whenever she does something wrong, he beats her. One day, Savannah decides she's had enough and runs away with her pet bug by her side. (This is the original series, not the remake)