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Zigby is an Australian-Canadian-Singaporean cartoon that airs on CBeebies and Treehouse TV.

Zigby (Tracey Moore) is a cheeky zebra who's always "trotting into trouble". He goes on adventures with his friends McMeer the meerkat (Brian Drummond) and Bertie the bird (Matt Hill).

"On a tropical island far away..."

  • Aerith and Bob: We have Zigby, McMeer, Wink, Tink, Stink, and Clem alongside Vicky, Zara, Selene, and Elle.
  • Catchphrase:
    • Zigby: "Crazy coconuts!"
    • Wink, Tink, and Stink: "Monkey see, monkey do!"
    • Bertie: "I think Zigby's trotting [us] into trouble!"
  • Comic Trio: Zigby is the one coming up with dumb ideas, McMeer is the blind follower, and Bertie is the Only Sane Man (well, bird).
  • Cool Big Bro: Zigby to Zara.
  • Fantasy Helmet Enforcement: In "Zigby's Racing Car", Zigby mimics buckling a seat belt before riding in a pretend car.
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  • Half-Dressed Cartoon Animal: Zigby only wears overalls, and McMeer only wears a shirt.
  • Leeroy Jenkins: Zigby is always "trotting into trouble", after all.
  • Meaningful Name: There is a very good reason behind Stink's name.
  • Nervous Wreck/Only Sane Man: Bertie.
  • Pink Means Feminine: Vicky (flamingo) and Selene (hippo)
  • Theme Naming: The three monkeys are called Wink, Tink, and Stink.