TV review by Joly Herman, Common Sense Media
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age 3+

Preschoolers will go wild for this animal show.

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age 18+

Amazing prequel to the legendary masterpiece

This is a truly amazing prequel to Wild Kratts. However, it still contains mature themes and loads of profanity.
age 6+


Unlike Sesame Street and ESPECIALLY Barney, "Zoboomafoo" is easily enjoyed by both children AND adults. It teaches nature at an elementary level, and adults can absolutely learn from this show too. It gives teens and adults positive messages to learn from this show as well! Here is why I'm putting 6+ as the age recommendation instead of 4+: Zoboomafoo has the occasional mild profanity (odd for a Y-rated show); but it's not very frequent. This show contains no name-calling, put-downs, or other types of abuse. This show has no crude content or discriminatory jokes. There are just about two of those words here you probably don't want your kids repeating ("crap" and "hell"), but they're used only by the adult characters and not in a rude way.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much swearing

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