TV Networks 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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199 53
Nickelodeon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
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2
338 127
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

3
265 105
PBS Kids is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
PBS Kids
Arthur, Babar, Curious George, Looney Tunes

4
212 81
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

5
85 14
Cartoon Network is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
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6
173 69
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

7
199 86
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

8
195 84
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

9
160 73
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
137 65
PBS Kids Sprout is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids

11
127 64
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
124 62
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
99 56
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
100 60
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
99 61
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
79 54
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
69 45
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
79 60
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
71 54
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
71 57
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
77 68
Freeform is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Kyle XY, Pretty Little Liars

22
56 49
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
46 40
Qubo is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
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24
51 51
NBC Family is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
NBC Family
Pretty Little Liars, Switched at Birth, The Middle, Twisted

25
48 49
Toonami is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best TV Networks for Kids
Toonami
Samurai Jack, Scooby Doo, Arthur, Dexter's Laboratory