Calico Critters

TV review by Jenny Nixon, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 3+

Cute series is light on story but full of warmth.

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age 3+

Based on 3 reviews

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age 3+

Boy crazy

You may think that because of its fabulously bite-sized episodes, this show was written thoughtfully and common-sensically for young children. Not at all. The episode I just watched showed three critters in full-skirted dresses taking turns telling each other about their ideal date. Ending with them giggling and congratulating each other.
age 4+

Calico Critters and Boyfriends?

Storylines include ideal dates, ideal presents, boyfriends... This was not at all what I expected from Calico Critters. While the characters are adorable and the town charming, I don't know why a show aimed at young children should feature so many references to dating.

TV Details

  • Premiere date: November 1, 2018
  • Network: Netflix
  • Genre: Kids' Animation
  • TV rating: TV-Y
  • Last updated: February 27, 2022

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