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Pippa Peg

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Peppa Pig is a British preschool animated television series produced by Astley Baker Davies. The show features the eponymous pig along with her family and friends. Each episode is approximately five minutes long (with the exception of a 10-minute special and two 15-minute specials). There have been seven seasons as of 2021. The seventh season began airing on 5 March 2021, and finished airing on 30 November 2021. Peppa Pig has been broadcast in over 180 countries. As of 30 November 2021, 366 episodes of Peppa Pig have aired.

Censorship[]

USA censorship[]

Season 1[]

  • Episode 6
    1. In the episode "The Playgroup" the scene where Daddy Pig drives Peppa and George to the playgroup was revised to add seatbelts to the characters for safety reasons.
  • Episode 12
    1. Bike Helmets
      All of the scenes with bikes in the episode "Bicycles" were revised to add bicycle helmets to the characters for safety reasons.

Australian censorship[]

ABC censorship[]

Season 1[]
  • Episode 47
    1. In the episode "Mister Skinnylegs", Peppa overcomes her fear of spiders. However, this episode was banned in Australia after complaints from their viewers that numerous species of spiders there are very dangerous.[1]
Season 4[]
  • Episode 22
    1. In the episode "Spider Web", Daddy Pig has many spider webs in his house housing Mister Skinnylegs. However, this episode was banned in Australia due to being a sequel to "Mister Skinnylegs."

Moroccan censorship[]

Season 3[]

  • Episode 19
    1. In the episode "Granny Pig's Chickens", Grandpa Pig says the word 'stupid'. Because of concern by parents over children's use of this word, this episode was not re-broadcast by many stations.

Irish censorship[]

Season 3[]

  • Episode 45
    1. In the episode "Gym Class", Suzy Sheep's Gym outfit was white, but, due for confusion if Suzy's fully "naked" while she still haves her skin color from her face is totally white. It has not aired on Irish television.

Italian censorship[]

Season 7[]

  • Episode 41
    1. In the episode "Families", Penny Polar Bear lives with her 2 mothers. One being a doctor, and one cooking spaghetti. A politician of the highly conservative Brothers of Italy (Fratelli d'Italia) party demanded a ban on the episode due to featuring lesbian relationships.[2]

Where to find it uncensored[]

  • The uncensored show can be found online on third-party sites, if the episode in question has not been banned.

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