Puppy Dog Pals

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

age 3+

Eager pups' adventures teach friendship, cooperation.

Parents say

age 2+

Based on 41 reviews

Kids say

age 3+

Based on 31 reviews

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age 2+

Music and action best parts but strange humans

The characters are cute. Music for much older kids than audience. The humans and their relationships are strange. The dogs superhuman. The stories inane. Like ADD Daniel Tiger.
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age 3+

Cute, harmless fluff

Honestly I'd probably give this a "just fine" overall, but the inclusion of the pup Lolly brings it up to four-stars for me. There's not a lot of disabilities representation out there, so the fact that one of the pups is in a wheelchair and it doesn't, like, DEFINE her, is really important and valuable for kids. Overall the show has good messages of teamwork and courage, as the pups are willing to rise to the occasion of whatever their mission is. It's story-driven, not especially moral or educational--it's fluff, though it's heaps better than Paw Patrol.
1 person found this helpful.

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