A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.
Intends to entertain rather than to educate, but has strong messages about friendship, compassion, respect, perseverance.
Kids see Abby eagerly help her Fuzzly friends with their problems. She takes time to understand both the trouble and how it makes them feel before devising a plan based on their unique personalities, which yields positive results. Series shows characters embracing change and new experiences.
Positive Role Models
Abby's generous spirit makes her a wonderful friend. She always makes time for those who need her and helps them address their needs and troubles with resourcefulness, creativity. Grown-up characters are nurturing without being overinvolved, allowing Abby freedom to explore, learn, grow on her own.
Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that Abby Hatcher centers on a self-confident, outgoing young girl who helps her Fuzzly friends with their problems. Throughout the show, Abby demonstrates confidence, resourcefulness, problem-solving skills, and determination to see a challenge through to its end. She also helps her friends identify and handle their emotions in constructive ways. Kids will enjoy Abby's world, in which humans and unique Fuzzlies live side by side; it caters to their sense of imagination. This enjoyable series and its kindhearted main character are a wonderful pick for young kids.
Is It Any Good?
Self-assured, gregarious Abby delights with her determined spirit and her joyful dedication to her friends. On call to her Fuzzly buddies through the watch her father gives her, Abby leaps into action to help when they call, with loyal Bozzly by her side. Together they help their friends foster their special abilities, which the Fuzzlies put to good use helping around the hotel.
Add Abby Hatcher to your circulation of shows with positive female characters who lead by example. When she goes the extra mile for a Fuzzly friend, Abby reminds kids of the joys of showing kindness to others without receiving anything but appreciation in return. This sweet, lively show is a fun pick for kids.
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