Doc McStuffins

The Importance of Doc McStuffins

Doc McStuffins is the default cartoon whenever I’m babysitting my two nieces, ages two and three. They’re enthralled with the six-year-old aspiring doctor who attempts to heal her toys with assistance from her snowman and dragon friends. I’m comfortable with their admiration for other cartoon...

The Doc Is In: Doc McStuffins Encourages Little Girls to Embrace Their Natural Hair

I discovered the pigtailed Doc McStuffins last year and immediately liked the cartoon’s underlying messages – one being little black girls can grow up to be doctors, too. Now the miniature doctor has more wisdom to share with her little fans, and this time it’s...

Disney Channel to Celebrates Black History Month With New ‘Doc McStuffins’ Short Series

The Disney Channel will be celebrating Black History Month with a new set of interstitials called We Are Doc McStuffins. The short segments are spinoffs of the Disney Junior series Doc McStuffins, which features a young African-American girl who sets up a clinic for her stuffed animals and...