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List Rules TV networks focused on kids programming. Vote up the best TV networks for kids to watch.

Keeping the kids entertained is a hard task to accomplish. It’s tough to find a family friendly television channel that you won’t feel like you’ll have to constantly monitor, but in today’s world of cable television, there are fortunately a lot of great options. Many kid's shows are educational as well, keeping the minds of little ones active. What are the best TV Networks for kids?

This list has the best networks that are safe for you and your family, producing some of the best kid’s shows on television like "Arthur," "Babar," "Curious George," "Looney Toons," "Drake and Josh," "SpongeBob Squarepants," and "Dexter’s Laboratory." Networks like the Disney Channel, PBS Kids, and the Cartoon Network are all vying for kid viewers, and as a result, some truly great kids programming exists.

This list features the best TV Networks for kids, including, Cartoon Network, PBS Kids, Nickelodeon, and ABC Family. Vote up the best TV network for children below or add another that offers kid's shows but isn't already on the list.
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269 73
Nickelodeon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
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393 140
Disney Channel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Shake it Up, Good Luck Charlie, Jessie, That's so Raven, Austin and Ally
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302 123
PBS Kids is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
PBS Kids
Arthur, Babar, Curious George, Looney Tunes
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126 24
Cartoon Network is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
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5
241 91
Disney XD is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Lab Rats, Mighty Med, Pair of Kings, Zeke and Luther
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196 74
Boomerang is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Boomerang
2 Stupid Dogs, Ben 10, The Flintstone Kids, Josie and the Pussycats, The Jetsons
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222 96
Nick Jr. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Nick Jr.
Bubble Guppies, Dora the Explorer, Go, Diego, Go!, PeppaPig
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213 95
Disney Junior is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Disney Junior
Sofia the First, Doc McStuffins, Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Jake and the Never Land Pirates
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181 77
Teen Nick is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Teen Nick
Drake & Josh, How to Rock, Sam and Cat, Zoey 101
10
154 77
Sprout is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
11
140 70
Animal Planet is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
The Crocodile Hunter, Meerkat Manor, The Most Extreme, River Monsters
12
138 71
Nic Toons is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Nic Toons
SpongeBob SquarePants, The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius, The Legend of Korra, The Penguins of Madagascar
13
109 62
National Geographic Channel is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Break It Down, Hooked, World's Toughest Fixes, Man Made, Dog Town
14
113 66
Kids' WB is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Kids WB
Johnny Bravo, Total Drama Island, Chowder
15
110 67
Cartoon Network Too is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Cartoon Network Too
Ed, Edd n Eddy, Regular Show, Adventure Time, Teen Titans
16
91 61
The Hub is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
The Hub
Scooby Doo, Ben 10, Total Drama World Tour, Power Puff Girls
17
81 52
Fox Kids is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Fox Kids
Tiny Toon Adventures, X-Men, Life With Louie, The Tick
18
96 66
Jetix is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Jetix
Dragon Booster, Pucca, Sonic X, World of Quest
19
80 60
Nick 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Nick 2
The World of David the Gnome, Don't Just Sit There, Clarissa Explains It All, Rocko's Modern Life, Standby: Lights, Camera, Action!
20
82 66
Baby TV is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Baby TV
Sesame Street, Curious George, Babar, Arthur
21
84 71
Freeform is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Kyle XY, Pretty Little Liars
22
62 55
Family TV is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Family TV
The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Full House, The Simpsons, Boy Meets World
23
52 49
Qubo is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
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24
54 57
Hallmark Channel is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Hallmark Channel
Cedar Cove, When Calls the Heart
25
51 54
Ytv is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Ytv
Code Lyoko, Mad, Spongebob Squarepants, Camp Lazlo