This time the extended synopsis—via AT&T U-verse—really is rather revelatory rather than ambiguous (or even misleading). Also, yay for continuity (and no mixed-up pronouns)!
Air date: Saturday, December 29, 2012
After the break.
Just as Spike is about to be gobbled up by hungry Timberwolves, he is saved by Applejack; Spike feels the need to repay Applejack and is soon offering a little too much assistance on the farm in order to fulfill the “Noble Dragon Code.”