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The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows  

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List Rules Vote up the best original animated children's series from Netflix. Originals and co-productions only.

Here are the best Netflix original animated kids shows currently streaming right now. Featuring cute animals, series based on favorite toys, and even reboots kids' parents will remember, this list of Netflix children's cartoon originals is updated with new and popular shows. What is the best Netflix original animated kids series?

The latest and newest Netflix original kids animated shows feature entries into Guillermo del Toro's Tales of Arcadia series and several LEGO shows. Must-watch Netflix original kids cartoons include Ever After High, Skylanders, and Spirit Riding Free. Parents will enjoy the nostalgia of reboots of their favorite cartoons such as The Magic School Bus Rides Again and Carmen San Diego.

Vote up the best original kids' cartoon series on Netflix, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

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The Adventures of Puss in Boot... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Eric Bauza, Jayma Mays, Joshua Rush
The Adventures of Puss in Boots (Netflix, 2018) is an American computer-animated web television series based on the character Puss In Boots from the Shrek franchise. The series follows the ...more
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Lego Elves: Secrets of Elvenda... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Ashleigh Ball, Erin Mathews, Kyle Rideout
Lego Elves: Secret of Elvendale (Netflix, 2017) is an animated series directed by Kalvin Lee and Cindy Akers. When the Goblin King kidnaps her sister, Emily Jones and her Elf friends head deep ...more
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We're Lalaloopsy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Mariee Devereux, Kazumi Evans, Maryke Hendrikse
We're Lalaloopsy (Netflix, 2017) is an American animated children's television series directed by Andrew Young, based on the dolls from MGA Entertainment. A group of rag dolls called the ...more
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Larva Island is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Larva Island
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Ever After High is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Erin Fitzgerald, Kate Higgins, Jonquil Goode
Ever After High (Netflix, 2013) is an animated series based on the fashion doll franchise by Mattel. The students of all the fairytale characters attend Ever After High, where they are either ...more
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Dinotrux is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Ashleigh Ball, Richard Ian Cox, Brian Drummond
Dinotrux (Netflix, 2015) is an American computer-animated web television series. In a prehistoric world populated by hybrid dinosaur-construction vehicles, two best friends must team up with ...more
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Trolls: The Beat Goes On! is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Amanda Leighton, Skylar Astin, David Fynn
Trolls: The Beat Goes On! (Netflix, 2018) is an American animated television series developed by Matthew Beans, based on the 2016 movie. Queen Poppy (Amanda Leighton), Branch (Skylar Astin), the ...more
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The Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Chris Parnell, Max Charles, Da'Vine Joy Randolph
The Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show (Netflix, 2015) is an American animated web television series directed by John Sanford, Greg Miller, Mike Bell, and Miles Thompson. Mr. Peabody (Chris Parnell) ...more
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World of Winx is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Haven Paschall, Alysha Deslorieux, Jessica Paquet
World of Winx (Netflix, 2016) is an Italian animation television series created by Iginio Straffi, and a spinoff to Winx Club. The Winx Club girls return to Gardenia, Bloom's hometown on Earth, ...more
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Lego Friends: The Power of Fri... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Erica Mendez, Marianne Miller, Rachelle Heger
Lego Friends: The Power of Friendship is an animated web series based on the Lego toys. Five best friends face adventures side by side in their hometown, along with zany antics, love, and
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All Hail King Julien is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Danny Jacobs, Andy Richter, Kevin Michael Richardson
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Dawn of the Croods is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Grey Griffin, Stephanie Lemelin, A.J. Locascio
Dawn of the Croods is an American 2D-animated web television series that is produced by DreamWorks Animation. The series is based on the 2013 animated film The Croods, taking place before the ...more
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Llama Llama is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Shayle Simons, Jennifer Garner
Llama Llama (Netflix, 2018) is an American children's animation web television series based on the books by Anna Dewdney. With his mom, Mama Llama (Jennifer Garner), Llama Llama (Shayle Simons) ...more
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Popples is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Erin Fitzgerald, Grant George, Wendee Lee
Popples is a children's animated television series directed by Olivier Derynck and Ram Ganapati Rao, based on the toys from Saban Brands and Zagtoon. Always wanting to help their friends, ...more
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The Last Kids on Earth is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Nick Wolfhard, Charles Demers, Garland Whitt
The Last Kids on Earth (Netflix, 2019) is an American children's animation web television series created by Nick Stanton and Devin Bunje, based on the book series by Max Brallier. 13 year-old ...more
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True Tunes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Michela Luci, Jamie Watson, Eric Peterson
True Tunes (Netflix, 2019) is a musical animated family television series and a spin-off of True And The Rainbow Kingdom. True and her friends are dropping sweet, silly beats with freshly modern ...more
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Motown Magic is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Kelly Jean Badgley, Avia Fields, Shawn Michael Howard
Motown Magic (Netflix, 2018) is an animated children's television series, created by Josh Wakely. The series follows Ben, a wide-eyed 8-year-old with a big heart and an amazing imagination,” who ...more
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Carmen Sandiego is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Gina Rodriguez, Finn Wolfhard
Carmen Sandiego (Netflix, 2019) is an animated educational series based on the franchise. The origin story of globe-hopping master thief, Carmen Sandiego (Gina Rodriguez).
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Lego Bionicle: The Journey to ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Nolan Balzer, Paolo Bryant, Jacqui Fox
Lego Bionicle: The Journey to One (Netflix, 2016) is an animated web television miniseries directed by Nicolas-Denis Robitaille, based on the Lego toys. On the mythical island of Okoto, the ...more
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Cupcake & Dino: General Servic... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Cupcake & Dino: General Services Justin Collette, Kyle Dooley, Mark Forward
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Harvey Girls Forever! is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Lauren Lapkus, Stephanie Lemelin, Kelly McCreary
Harvey Girls Forever! (Netflix, 2018), originally titled "Harvey Street Kids," is an American animated comedy television series based on the comic book characters from Harvey Comics. ...more
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Justin Time GO! is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Drew Davis, Scott McCord, Jenna Warren
Justin Time GO! (Netflix, 2016) is an animated web series created by Brandon James Scott. A young boy's imagination takes him throughout the world and history where he learns life lessons and ...more
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Ask the StoryBots is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Judy Greer, Erin Fitzgerald, Fred Tatasciore
Ask the StoryBots (Netflix, 2016) is an American animated children's television series created by Evan Spiridellis and Gregg Spiridellis. Based on the award-winning educational apps, the ...more
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Buddy Thunderstruck is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Brian Atkinson, Ted Raimi, Harry Chaskin
Buddy Thunderstruck is an American stop motion comedy television series created by Ryan Wiesbrock as a Netflix Original series, produced by American Greetings Entertainment and Stoopid Buddy ...more
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The Epic Tales of Captain Unde... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Netflix Original Animated Kids Shows
Nat Faxon, Ramone Hamilton, Jay Gragnani
The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants (Netflix, 2018) is an American flash animated web television series based on the film and the book series by Dav Pilkey. The series revolves around the ...more