This is a list of PBS Kids mascots over the years.


The P-Pals are similar to the PBS logo, they were introduced on PBS Kids first air date when it was called PTV on October 11, 1993 and were dropped on September 5, 1999 after nearly 6 years on PTV and were replaced with Dot and Dash when it was relaunched as PBS Kids.

Dash and Dot

Dash and Dot are two green kids with black hair and both wear on similar clothes with white shoes. They were introduced on September 6, 1999, replacing the P-Pals and were dropped on October 6, 2013 after 15 years on PBS Kids and were replaced with a redesigned Dot along with 2 new mascots, Dee and Del However, some idents, promos, and bumpers still aired until March 2015, most still air today. Prior to there names, they were originally named PBS Kids Boy and PBS Kids Girl before the Miss Lori and Hooper block on Labor Day 2006.


Hooper is the third mascot of PBS Kids, he was introduced on September 6, 2006. He is a brown guinea pig with circular glasses (similar to the ones that Arthur Read wears). Like Dash and Dot, he is a popular mascot, however, during the re-brand, some of his interstitials was still intact.

Dot, Dee, and Del

Twins Dee and Del were introduced on October 7, 2013, during the re-brand. They are Dash and Dot's new younger siblings. Their big sister, Dot is always taking care of and babysitting them and their big brother, Dash is absent from the bumpers likely since he was getting too old to be an official mascot. However, Dash, still appears in the familiar PBS Kids logo and he did make a surprising return in a Word of the Week promo.