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The Best Kids Shows of 2013 

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Updated November 25, 2018 2.8k votes 272 voters 6.9k views 32 items

Finding a great television show that’s perfect for kids to watch on a lazy Saturday morning can be tough in this day and age. Many television shows masquerade as children’s shows but manage to sneak in jokes and images that parents don’t want to expose to their kids. The television shows that children watch can help shape them as people, so it’s important to find shows that are entertaining, creative, and put emphasis on certain values like friendship, intelligence, and hard work. When you find all of those elements in one TV show, you know it’s safe to show your children, while allowing them to enjoy their favorite show.

The shows on this list are both live action and animated. Shows like Sesame Street have been educating and entertaining children for decades,often getting awards for the ability to positively impact the lives of children. Other shows like Adventure Time and Phineas and Ferb can be fun for both children and adults, making them the perfect shows to watch as a family.

What are the best kids shows of 2013? This list includes the best shows for children of all ages to watch, from shows that help teach the basics to 5 year olds to programs that will enchant older viewers too.

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Phineas and Ferb is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Vincent Martella, Thomas Brodie-Sangster & Dan Povenmire (Disney Channel)
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Jessie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Debby Ryan, Peyton List & Cameron Boyce (Disney Channel)
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Good Luck Charlie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Bridgit Mendler, Leigh-Allyn Baker & Bradley Steven Perry (Disney Channel)
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Austin & Ally is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Ross Lynch, Laura Marano & Raini Rodriguez (Disney Channel)
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Mickey Mouse Clubhouse ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Tony Anselmo, Bill Farmer & Tress MacNeille (Disney Channel)
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Sam & Cat is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
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Liv and Maddie is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Dove Cameron, Joey Bragg & Tenzing Norgay Trainor (Disney Channel)
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Adventure Time is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Jeremy Shada, John DiMaggio & Tom Kenny (Cartoon Network)
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Victorious is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Victoria Justice, Leon Thomas III & Matt Bennett (Nickelodeon)
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Dog With a Blog is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring G. Hannelius, Blake Michael & Francesca Capaldi (Disney Channel)
11
A.N.T. Farm is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring China Anne McClain, Sierra McCormick & Jake Short (Disney Channel)
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Sofia the First is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Sofia the First
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Bubble Guppies is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Frank Welker, Zachary Gordon & Skai Jackson (Nick Jr.)
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The Thundermans is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Jack Griffo (Nickelodeon)
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Max & Ruby: Afternoo... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Max & Ruby: Afternoons with Max & Ruby
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Sesame Street is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Jim Henson, Frank Oz & Caroll Spinney (Public Broadcasting Service)
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Dora the Explorer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Fatima Ptacek, Regan Mizrahi & Alexandria Suarez (Nick Jr.)
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Doc McStuffins is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Doc McStuffins
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My Little Pony: Friendsh... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Ashleigh Ball, Tabitha St. Germain & Tara Strong (Hub Network)
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DreamWorks Dragons is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Jay Baruchel, America Ferrera & T.J. Miller (Cartoon Network)
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Paw Patrol is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Paw Patrol
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Yo Gabba Gabba! is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Yo Gabba Gabba! Starring Biz Markie, Rob Paulsen & Cam Clarke (Nick Jr.)
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The Haunted Hathaways is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Chico Benymon, Amber Montana & Lil' P-Nut (Nickelodeon)
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Henry Hugglemonster is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013
Starring Lara Jill Miller, Hynden Walch, Kari Wahlgren (Disney Junior)
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Sanjay and Craig is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Kids Shows of 2013