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Care Bears & Cousins
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Genre Comedy
Starring Olivia Hack
Doug Erholtz
Braeden Fox
David Lodge
Patty Mattson
Stephanie Sheh
Ryan Wiesbrock
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 2
No. of episodes 12
Executive producer(s) Sean Gorman
Ryan Wiesbrock
Producer(s) Ciara Anderson
Production company(s) Splash Entertainment
American Greetings
Distributor American Greetings
Original network Netflix
Picture format 1080i HDTV
Original release November 6, 2015 (2015-11-06) – February 5, 2016 (2016-02-05)
Preceded by Care Bears: Welcome to Care-a-Lot
Followed by Care Bears: Unlock the Magic

Care Bears & Cousins is an American CGI adventure animated TV series that premiered on November 6, 2015, on Netflix.

The series is a continuation of the previous series Care Bears: Welcome to Care-a-Lot, and re-introduces four of the Care Bear cousins - Brave Heart Lion, Bright Heart Raccoon, Lotsa Heart Elephant and Cozy Heart Penguin.


Set in Care-a-Lot, a magical land in the clouds, Tenderheart Bear, Cheer Bear, Grumpy Bear, Share Bear, Harmony Bear, Funshine Bear and new playful, curious cub Wonderheart Bear all go on adventures that emphasize messages of caring and sharing. Human children from Earth often visit Care-a-Lot and participate in new adventures and valuable lessons learned. The Care Bears' mischievous frenemy King Beastly often attempts to make trouble for the bears.


  • Braeden Fox as Brave Heart Lion
  • Olivia Hack as Lotsa Heart Elephant
  • Michael Sinterniklaas as Cozy Heart Penguin and Funshine Bear
  • Ryan Wiesbrock as Bright Heart Raccoon
  • Michaela Dean as Wonderheart Bear
  • Doug Erholtz as Grumpy Bear and Beastly
  • David Lodge as Tenderheart Bear
  • Patty Mattson as Cheer Bear
  • Stephanie Sheh as Share Bear
  • Nayo Wallace as Harmony Bear


Series overview

Season Episodes
Originally released
1 6 November 6, 2015 (2015-11-06)
2 6 February 5, 2016 (2016-02-05)

Season 1 (2015)

No. in
Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1 1 "Take Heart" Andrew Young Amy Keating Rogers November 6, 2015 (2015-11-06)
The Care Bear Cousins return to Care-a-Lot and showcase their lessons in Care Hearts.
2 2 "Return to Tender" Andrew Young Amy Keating Rogers November 6, 2015 (2015-11-06)
Tenderheart and Wonderheart are split away from each other when Wonderheart splits away from home.
3 3 "The Bright Stuff" Andrew Young Amy Keating Rogers November 6, 2015 (2015-11-06)
Beastly steals the Cousins' ship, and it's up to Bright Heart Raccoon to save it and the Share Cloud.
4 4 "The Share Shack" Andrew Young Dave Polsky November 6, 2015 (2015-11-06)
After building a Snack Shack, The Cousins and the Bears end up competing to see who's shack is the best.
5 5 "Belly Badgered" Andrew Young Dayla Kennedy November 6, 2015 (2015-11-06)
Beastly attempts to ruin the Belly Badge Bonanza after being left out of the events.
6 6 "Wonder's Heart" Andrew Young Chara Campanella November 6, 2015 (2015-11-06)
Wonderheart's Belly Badge Power has unleashed itself, and the Cousins wonder when it's needed the most.

Season 2 (2016)

No. in
Title Directed by Written by Original air date
7 1 "BFFs" Andrew Young Guy Toubes February 5, 2016 (2016-02-05)
A jealous Harmony attempts to get back at her best friend, Share Bear when she starts playing with someone else during a picnic.
8 2 "Wishing Well" Andrew Young Jennifer Muro & Amy Keating Rogers February 5, 2016 (2016-02-05)
Lotsa Heart Elephant accidentally causes a night-time problem when one of Wish Bear's Wishes goes wrong for her.
9 3 "Awesomest Day Ever" Andrew Young Dave Polsky February 5, 2016 (2016-02-05)
Brave Heart Lion attempts to have a fun day with two of his friends at the same time, but finds that it's more trouble than he thought.
10 4 "Share Air" Andrew Young Guy Toubes February 5, 2016 (2016-02-05)
Harmony makes a new song, which Share shares to the whole of Care-a-Lot before it's finished.
11 5 "Nurture Is Her Nature" Andrew Young Dave Polsky February 5, 2016 (2016-02-05)
Lotsa-Heart Elephant accidentally injures Grumpy, and attempts to heal him.
12 6 "Beastly Bungalow" Andrew Young Guy Toubes February 5, 2016 (2016-02-05)
Beastly and Share have trouble operating snack bars right next to each other.