parenting The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time  

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This list contains information about the best kids cartoons, ranked by your votes. Over the years, there have been tons of good cartoons for kids. This list contains funny childrens cartoons and action-packed kids animations. You can even vote on this list of the best kids cartoons to make sure your favorite childrens cartoon ends up in the No. 1 spot!

Which cartoons appear on this list of the top kids animated shows? Of course, Tom and Jerry made our list. Tom and Jerry is one of the best clean cartoons for kids of all time. It was created by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera in 1940 and originally ran for 17 years. Dora the Explorer is also a good kids show, thanks to its emphasis on education, its catchy jingles, and adorable characters. 

There are other good childrens cartoon shows like Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles also appear on this list of cartoon shows with clean humor. Adventure Time is one of the newest kids cartoons to gain a cult following with children, as well as their parents. It was created by Pendleton Ward and premiered on Cartoon Network in 2010.

Where do your favorite kids cartoon shows fall on this list? Be sure to vote it to the top and share your thoughts in the comments section!
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1
+ - 13,128 1,477
Looney Tunes 
                    is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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2
+ - 11,235 2,327
Tom and Jerry 
                    is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

3
+ - 11,902 2,223
DuckTales 
                    is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
DuckTales 1987

4
+ - 10,469 2,335
The Flintstones 
                    is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

5
+ - 10,428 2,410
Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! 
                    is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

6
+ - 8,671 3,160
Animaniacs 
                    is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Animaniacs 1993

7
+ - 10,278 2,236
Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers 
                    is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

8
+ - 9,376 2,608
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 
                    is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

9
+ - 8,516 2,576
Tiny Toon Adventures 
                    is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

10
+ - 9,854 2,355
The Jetsons 
                    is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

11
+ - 7,813 2,854
Inspector Gadget 
                    is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

12
+ - 7,251 2,709
Yogi Bear 
                    is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Yogi Bear 1958, 1961-01-30

13
+ - 8,808 3,047
Pinky and the Brain 
                    is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

14
+ - 6,433 2,051
The Simpsons 
                    is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

15
+ - 6,359 1,304
Wile E. Coyote and The Road Ru... 
                    is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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16
+ - 6,832 2,726
Popeye the Sailor 
                    is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

17
+ - 6,049 3,080
X-Men 
                    is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
X-Men 2011

18
+ - 7,748 3,384
The Smurfs 
                    is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
The Smurfs 1981

19
+ - 5,677 3,158
Muppet Babies 
                    is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

20
+ - 7,006 3,779
ThunderCats 
                    is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

21
+ - 7,527 2,806
Garfield and Friends 
                    is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Garfield and Friends 1988 - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

22
+ - 8,981 2,506
TaleSpin 
                    is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
TaleSpin 1990

23
+ - 7,307 2,344
Alvin and the Chipmunks 
                    is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

24
+ - 7,297 3,171
Rugrats 
                    is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Rugrats 1991

25
+ - 6,264 3,791
Batman: The Animated Series 
                    is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Batman: The Animated Series 1992 - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

26
+ - 6,930 2,706
The Woody Woodpecker Show 
                    is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

27
+ - 5,603 1,511
The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Sho... 
                    is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

28
+ - 5,382 1,887
Peanuts 
                    is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Peanuts

29
+ - 6,774 2,333
Darkwing Duck 
                    is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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30
+ - 5,728 3,138
The Transformers 
                    is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

31
+ - 6,248 3,527
The Pink Panther Show 
                    is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
The Pink Panther Show 1969 - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

32
+ - 5,950 3,173
He-Man and the Masters of the ... 
                    is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe 1983 - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

33
+ - 6,284 3,442
The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show 
                    is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

34
+ - 5,992 2,846
Schoolhouse Rock 
                    is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

35
+ - 4,722 3,448
G.I. Joe 
                    is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
G.I. Joe 1983

36
+ - 4,458 3,007
The Berenstain Bears 
                    is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

37
+ - 4,513 2,244
Mighty Mouse 
                    is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Mighty Mouse 1944-02-11

38
+ - 5,368 3,348
Dexter's Laboratory 
                    is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

39
+ - 4,775 3,240
The Care Bears 
                    is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

40
+ - 4,204 1,853
Sylvester and Tweety Pie 
                    is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Sylvester and Tweety Pie

41
+ - 3,950 2,180
Doug 
                    is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Doug 1991

42
+ - 3,643 3,326
Super Friends 
                    is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

43
+ - 4,313 2,949
Justice League 
                    is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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44
+ - 4,223 2,971
What's New, Scooby-Doo? 
                    is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

45
+ - 2,688 1,274
The Scooby-Doo Show 
                    is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

46
+ - 2,916 1,802
Futurama 
                    is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Futurama 1999

47
+ - 3,527 2,168
The New Adventures of Winnie t... 
                    is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

48
+ - 2,397 1,436
Underdog 
                    is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Underdog 1964

49
+ - 1,883 1,529
Spider-Man 
                    is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Spider-Man 1994

50
+ - 3,174 2,870
Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids 
                    is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids 1972 - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial