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The Best TV Networks for Kids  

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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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Cartoon Network is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
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Nickelodeon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
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Disney Channel is listed (or ranked) 3 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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Disney XD is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Lab Rats, Mighty Med, Pair of Kings, Zeke and Luther
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Nick Jr. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Nick Jr.
Bubble Guppies, Dora the Explorer, Go, Diego, Go!, PeppaPig
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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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PBS Kids is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
PBS Kids
Arthur, Babar, Curious George, Looney Tunes
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Teen Nick is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Teen Nick
Drake & Josh, How to Rock, Sam and Cat, Zoey 101
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Disney Junior is listed (or ranked) 9 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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Nic Toons is listed (or ranked) 10 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
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Sprout is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
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Animal Planet is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
The Crocodile Hunter, Meerkat Manor, The Most Extreme, River Monsters
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Cartoon Network Too is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Cartoon Network Too
Ed, Edd n Eddy, Regular Show, Adventure Time, Teen Titans
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Kids' WB is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Kids WB
Johnny Bravo, Total Drama Island, Chowder
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National Geographic Channel is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Break It Down, Hooked, World's Toughest Fixes, Man Made, Dog Town
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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
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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
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Jetix is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Jetix
Dragon Booster, Pucca, Sonic X, World of Quest
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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!
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Freeform is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Kyle XY, Pretty Little Liars
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Baby TV is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Baby TV
Sesame Street, Curious George, Babar, Arthur
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Qubo is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
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Family TV is listed (or ranked) 23 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
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Ytv is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Ytv
Code Lyoko, Mad, Spongebob Squarepants, Camp Lazlo
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Toonami is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Toonami
Samurai Jack, Scooby Doo, Arthur, Dexter's Laboratory