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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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Looney Tunes 
                    is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 11,587 1,948
DuckTales 
                    is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
DuckTales 1987

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+ - 10,541 2,211
Tom and Jerry 
                    is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 10,070 2,170
The Flintstones 
                    is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 9,919 2,286
Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! 
                    is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

6
+ - 10,065 2,000
Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers 
                    is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 9,523 2,187
The Jetsons 
                    is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 8,383 2,922
Animaniacs 
                    is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Animaniacs 1993

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+ - 9,095 2,415
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 
                    is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 8,273 2,380
Tiny Toon Adventures 
                    is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 8,542 2,867
Pinky and the Brain 
                    is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 7,601 2,663
Inspector Gadget 
                    is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 6,990 2,553
Yogi Bear 
                    is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Yogi Bear 1958, 1961-01-30

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+ - 6,832 3,597
ThunderCats 
                    is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 5,839 2,885
X-Men 
                    is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
X-Men 2011

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+ - 7,510 3,222
The Smurfs 
                    is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
The Smurfs 1981

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+ - 7,324 2,656
Garfield and Friends 
                    is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Garfield and Friends 1988 - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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+ - 6,039 3,635
Batman: The Animated Series 
                    is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Batman: The Animated Series 1992 - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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+ - 6,534 2,588
Popeye the Sailor 
                    is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 6,687 2,578
The Woody Woodpecker Show 
                    is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 6,067 1,914
The Simpsons 
                    is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 8,830 2,323
TaleSpin 
                    is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
TaleSpin 1990

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+ - 5,970 1,218
Wile E. Coyote and The Road Ru... 
                    is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 5,978 3,427
The Pink Panther Show 
                    is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
The Pink Panther Show 1969 - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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+ - 5,294 1,437
The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Sho... 
                    is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 7,036 3,024
Rugrats 
                    is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Rugrats 1991

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+ - 5,128 1,776
Peanuts 
                    is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Peanuts

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+ - 5,516 2,965
Muppet Babies 
                    is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 5,583 2,967
The Transformers 
                    is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 7,113 2,196
Alvin and the Chipmunks 
                    is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 5,802 3,022
He-Man and the Masters of the ... 
                    is listed (or ranked) 31 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

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+ - 6,631 2,167
Darkwing Duck 
                    is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 6,108 3,312
The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show 
                    is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 5,168 3,221
Dexter's Laboratory 
                    is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 4,609 3,294
G.I. Joe 
                    is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
G.I. Joe 1983

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+ - 3,962 1,774
Sylvester and Tweety Pie 
                    is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Sylvester and Tweety Pie

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+ - 5,801 2,726
Schoolhouse Rock 
                    is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 4,614 3,089
The Care Bears 
                    is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 3,724 1,863
Fraggle Rock 
                    is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Fraggle Rock 1983 - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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+ - 4,301 2,874
The Berenstain Bears 
                    is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 2,751 1,649
Futurama 
                    is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Futurama 1999

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+ - 4,140 2,829
Justice League 
                    is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 3,346 2,062
The New Adventures of Winnie t... 
                    is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 3,538 3,186
Super Friends 
                    is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 3,816 2,043
Doug 
                    is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Doug 1991

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+ - 4,369 2,117
Mighty Mouse 
                    is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Mighty Mouse 1944-02-11

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+ - 2,272 1,318
Underdog 
                    is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Underdog 1964

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+ - 4,102 2,853
The Real Ghostbusters 
                    is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 4,025 2,873
What's New, Scooby-Doo? 
                    is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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+ - 3,241 1,775
Gargoyles 
                    is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time
Gargoyles 1994