The Best Kids Cartoons of All Time

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List Criteria: Vote up your favorite animated show for a children's audience

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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    + 12,531
    - 1,337


    1930

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  2. 2
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    - 1,948


    1987

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  3. 3
    + 10,541
    - 2,211


    1940

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  4. 4
    + 10,070
    - 2,170


    1960

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  5. 5
    + 9,919
    - 2,286


    1969

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  6. 6
    + 10,065
    - 2,000

    added by JoshGunter
    1989

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  7. 7
    + 9,523
    - 2,187


    1962

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  8. 8
    + 8,383
    - 2,922

    added by JoshGunter
    1993

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  9. 9
    + 9,095
    - 2,415


    1987

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  10. 10
    + 8,273
    - 2,380

    added by JoshGunter
    1990

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  11. 11
    + 8,542
    - 2,867


    1995

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  12. 12
    + 7,601
    - 2,663

    added by JoshGunter
    1983

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  13. 13
    + 6,990
    - 2,553

    added by JoshGunter
    1958, 1961-01-30

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  14. 14
    + 6,832
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    1985

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  15. 15
    + 5,839
    - 2,885

    added by JoshGunter
    2011

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  16. 16
    + 7,510
    - 3,222


    1981

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  17. 17
    + 7,324
    - 2,656


    1988 Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    + 6,039
    - 3,635


    1992 Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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  19. 19
    + 6,534
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    added by JoshGunter
    1933

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    + 6,687
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    added by JoshGunter
    1957

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    1989

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    added by JosephRoccoC
    1990

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    added by LarryRomo

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  24. 24
    + 5,978
    - 3,427


    1969 Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    + 5,294
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    1976

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  26. 26
    + 7,036
    - 3,024


    1991

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


    Peanuts

  28. 28
    + 5,516
    - 2,965

    added by MeredithJeanetteHembreeHendr
    1984

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  29. 29
    + 5,583
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    1984

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    + 7,113
    - 2,196

    added by JoshGunter
    1983

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    + 5,802
    - 3,022

    added by RonPierce
    1983 Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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  32. 32
    + 6,631
    - 2,167

    added by JoshGunter
    1991

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  33. 33
    + 6,108
    - 3,312

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    1959

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  34. 34
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    1996

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    - 3,294

    added by JoshGunter
    1983

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  36. 36
    + 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

  37. 37
    + 5,801
    - 2,726


    1973

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  38. 38
    + 4,614
    - 3,089

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    1985

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    + 3,724
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    added by JoyM.Brown
    1983 Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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  40. 40
    + 4,301
    - 2,874

    added by JoshGunter
    2003

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    + 2,751
    - 1,649

    added by AbzoluteArtistry
    1999

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    - 2,829

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    2001

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    + 3,346
    - 2,062
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    + 3,538
    - 3,186


    1973

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  45. 45
    + 3,816
    - 2,043

    added by KellieMcGuire
    1991

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  46. 46
    + 4,369
    - 2,117

    added by JoshGunter
    1944-02-11

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  47. 47
    + 2,272
    - 1,318

    added by slaft
    1964

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  48. 48
    + 4,102
    - 2,853

    added by JoshGunter
    1986

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    + 4,025
    - 2,873

    added by JoshGunter
    2002

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    + 3,241
    - 1,775

    added by KellieMcGuire
    1994

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