(originally called The ZhuZhus Polly and the ZhuZhu Pets ) is a Canadian/American animated TV series developed by  Hugh Duffy. The series is based on the 2017 rebrand of the American toy franchise .
The series debuted on
Disney Channel in the United States on September 12, 2016.
The ZhuZhus is about 8-year-old Frankie, who lives in Anytown with her parents who run a plumbing home business called Pamplemouse Plumbing, and four talking hamsters called the ZhuZhus; Pipsqueak, Mr. Squiggles, Num Nums, and Chunk.
Cast and characters
The ZhuZhus is produced by Nelvana in Canada and Cepia LLC in the United States, in association with Corus Entertainment. The series is animated using Toon Boom Animation and recorded in Studio 306 Inc. It was first announced on February 12, 2015 by Kristin Musulin of USA Today as a Nelvana production, with a planned release of 2016. The show was originally referred to as  , ZhuZhu Pets but the actual title was revealed to be  Polly and the ZhuZhu Pets. The last episode to air on Disney Channel with that title was "  Fur-Vivor/ Zhuper Girl," which premiered on October 21, 2016, and the show went on a hiatus. After its hiatus the series gained a new name and Polly's name was changed to Frankie for the rest of the series' run. Eventually all 7 episodes that were previously broadcast on Disney Channel were redubbed to say Frankie instead of Polly.
May 2, 2017
United States, The ZhuZhus premiered on Disney Channel on September 12, 2016 at 4:00 PM EDT. In  Australia and New Zealand, the series premiered on Disney Channel on February 13, 2017. In  South Africa, the series premiered on Disney Channel on March 6. In the  United Kingdom and Ireland, the series premiered on Boomerang on May 2. In  Canada, the series was originally scheduled to premiere on YTV in December 2016 but it eventually premiered on July 4, 2017. 
Disney Channels Worldwide acquired both multi-territory broadcast and on demand rights to The ZhuZhus in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Central and Eastern Europe, Germany, Luxembourg, the Middle East, the Netherlands, Russia, Southeast Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Switzerland.
The ZhuZhus Show Opening Theme!
The ZhuZhus You Have Idea Face Sneak Peak Clips!
The ZhuZhus Full of Hot Air Sneak Peak Clips!
The ZhuZhus Thirst Comes First! Sneak Peak Clips!
The ZhuZhus A Stinky Situation Sneak Peak Clips!
The ZhuZhus Going, Going, Gone Sneak Peak Clips!
"Say It Don't Spray It"
The ZhuZhus Strike! Sneak Peak Clips!
The ZhuZhus Born Ready and Really Handsome Boomerang UK
"Home Run Hamsters"
The ZhuZhus Techniques For Delaying A Shopping Trolley Boomerang UK
The ZhuZhus Chunk Finds Rhyming Difficult Boomerang UK
The ZhuZhus Frankie's New Look Boomerang UK
The ZhuZhus Eggs-ercising Responsibility Boomerang UK
The ZhuZhus Moments She Learned from the Best Sneak Peak Clips!
The ZhuZhus Moments New Years Eve Pancakes Sneak Peak Clips!
The ZhuZhus Moments Re-zhu-lutions Sneak Peak Clips!
"Zhu Years Eve"
The ZhuZhus Moments Insane in the Drain Sneak Peak Clips!
The ZhuZhus Moments No Cookies in the Cookie Jar Sneak Peak Clips!
"Lookies for Cookies"
The ZhuZhus Pets Moments Celebrate!
The ZhuZhus Moments Crank It Up!
The ZhuZhus Moments Lets Zhu This!
The image gallery for
The ZhuZhus may be viewed here.
Polly and the ZhuZhu Pets. . Archived from Disney Channel the original on 2016-09-20. Retrieved on 2017 January 26. ↑
Nelvana and Disney Channels Worldwide Sign Multi-Territory Broadcast Deal for New Animated Series Polly and the ZhuZhu Pets. (2016-08-29). Retrieved on 2016 September 8. Corus Entertainment
↑ Musulin, Kristin (2015-02-12).
First look: Zhu Zhu Pets to scurry back into stores. . Retrieved on 2017 February 28. USA Today
February 2016 Funding Decisions. . Retrieved on 2017 February 19. Bell Fund