If You Give a Mouse a Cookie

TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 3+

Beloved book characters entertain in delightful series.

Parents say

age 3+

Based on 9 reviews

Kids say

age 3+

Based on 1 review

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age 3+

Great show with no scary stuff

This is a great show for sensitive kids because there is no scary stuff, bullying, nasty behaviour or language, etc. It has some funny and exciting moments, but lots of calm and amusing stuff in between. It emphasizes kindness and problem solving without super tense situations. It's definitely one of the top five shows so far I've been able to find for my four year old.

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age 2+

Cute stories; characters could be better

Reasonably educational and positive messages; nothing scary (unless you count robots); and generally cute stories. However, Mouse is not the greatest character -- he's overly confident and a bit narcissistic. Dog is just dumb. Moose and Cat are fun, though. My two year old loves the show.

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