A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this movie.
This DVD isn't for instructional or educational purposes, but it will teach even the youngest of viewers several new songs about various animals and pets.
The Wiggles are all about teamwork and collaboration when doing everything from washing your dog to learning a song or finding a missing animal.
Positive Role Models
The Wiggles and their animal friends always get along and take care of each other with good cheer. They love singing together and making sure their pets are washed, fed, and happy.
Products & Purchases
May encourage kids to watch the TV show or listen to Wiggles CDs.
Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know The Wiggles: Furry Tales is a DVD with 21 songs that have to do with animals. The songs are zippy and catchy and easy for even the youngest of viewers to understand and remember. Although many parents are hesitant to watch preschool-targeted singers such as the perpetually upbeat and cheery Wiggles, little kids will get to sing, dance, and move around to all the animal-focused tunes. To stay in the loop on more movies like this, you can sign up for weekly Family Movie Night emails.
Is It Any Good?
There's not much plot to this video, but that's fine; toddlers and preschoolers just want to sing, dance, and revel in the happy-go-lucky Wiggles, and Furry Tales is a delight.
The Wiggles belong to the same corner of children's entertainment as Barney and Teletubbies: Mention them to a group of parents, and half will roll their eyes and the other half will start singing "Fruit Salad." Even those parents who may not be interested in seeing the Aussie kiddie singers themselves have to admit how entertaining they are to the youngest of viewers. Preschoolers will enjoy this new video of animal songs, especially the ones that also invite them to hop, dance, and move like a particular wild animal, such as "The Monkey Dance" or "Come On Let's Jump."
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