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This is a rare sound effect used in Canadian animation, so named for its frequent use in Nelvana productions. An italicized entry indicates that the show wasn't made by Nelvana.

Used In

TV Shows

  • 6teen (Heard once in "Kylie Smylie", twice in "Deadbeat Poets Society", and often in "Quit It", "The Khaki Girl", "Silent Butt Deadly", and "The One with the Text Message".)
  • Agent Binky: Pets of the Universe (Heard twice in "Happy PURSTgiving".)
  • Almost Naked Animals (Heard often in "Veggie Beast".)
  • Babar and the Adventures of Badou (Heard often in "The Brave Guy", once in "Blacktrunk's Magic Stone" and twice in "Grotto for One" and "Chocolate and Banana Soup")
  • The Backyardigans (Heard often at the end of every episode when a character's stomach growls.)
  • Best Ed (Heard five times in "Lost In Place", but the growls are slightly high pitched.)
  • Big Blue (Heard twice in "Let's Get Kraken".)
  • Braceface (Heard four times in "Skin Deep" from Sharon and once in "Vegging Out" and "The Good Life" from Leena)
  • Bubble Guppies (Heard once in "Only the Sphinx Nose!" and often in "Swimtastic Check-Up!".)
  • Busytown Mysteries (Heard in "Mystery of the Unbreakable Bread" and "The Red Spot Painter Mystery".)
  • Camp Lakebottom (Heard once in "F.L.O.P.P.Y the Elephant".)
  • The Casagrandes (Heard in "Flee Market" for Bobby, "V.I.Peeved" for Carl and "Guess Who's Shopping For Dinner" for Ronnie Anne.)
  • The Dog & Pony Show (Heard once in "Complete Tandemonium!" "Unicity on Parade!", and "Lift Off!"; often in "Baby Pony!".)
  • Doki (Heard once in "Doki and the Dholki", "My Fair Fico", "Doki Digs to China", "The High Life", and "The Sky's The Limit". It was also heard thrice in the special "Team Doki: From Past to Presents".)
  • Donkey Kong Country (TV Series) (Heard once in "Bad Hair Day".)
  • Eek! The Cat (Heard once in "MiserEEK!".)
  • Esme and Roy (Heard five times in "Lunch Crunch")
  • Fetch! with Ruff Ruffman
  • Franklin (Heard often when Bear's stomach growls and heard once in "Franklin's Picnic" from Snail)
  • Gerald McBoing Boing (2005) (Heard once in "Swings, Cans & the Flying Ace".)
  • George and Martha (Heard once in "The Sweet Tooth")
  • George Shrinks (Heard once in "Becky in Wonderland")
  • Go Away, Unicorn! (Heard once in "Smarten Up, Unicorn!")
  • Grossology (Heard often in "When Ya Gotta Go" and "Yack Attack" from Abby and "Sloppy Joe to Go" from Ty)
  • Handy Manny (Heard often in "Breakfast for Champions")
  • Harry and His Bucket Full of Dinosaurs (Heard once in "Join the Parade" and "What's for Breakfast" in a low pitch, and thrice in "What's Thunder?" [one of the growls is in a high pitch])
  • Iggy Arbuckle
  • Inspector Gadget (2015 TV Series)
  • Jacob Two-Two (Heard once in "Jacob Two-Two and the Pet Peeve".)
  • Jane and the Dragon (Heard once in two episodes called "Dragonphobia" and "Knight Light" and once in "Foul Weather Friends".)
  • Kody Kapow
  • Little Bear (Heard twice in "A Flu" and "Little Bear's New Friend", once in "Emily's Visit", "Little Bear's Egg" "Party at Owl's House" and "Little Sherlock Bear", and often in "Little Bear's Sweet Tooth")
  • Little Charmers (Heard often in "Frankenflare" from Flare.)
  • Maggie and the Ferocious Beast (Heard often in "Icing on the Cake", and twice in "The Missing Spot")
  • Max & Ruby (Heard once in "Max's Fireflies" and "Ruby's Horn of Plenty".)
  • Marvin the Tap-Dancing Horse (Heard often in "Gone Fishin'" and once in "Marvin and Eddy in the Middle of Nowhere".)
  • Mike the Knight (Heard thrice in "The Fireless Dragon")
  • Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends (Heard often in "Stalking the Beanstalk" and heard once in "A Bug-A-Boo Day Play".)
  • My Big Big Friend (Heard once in "Food's Up!".)
  • My Friend Rabbit (Heard once in "A Sticky Situation", and quadrice in "Honey and Berries".)
  • Mysticons (Heard once in "An Eye for an Eye")
  • Ned's Newt (Heard once in "New Improved Zippo" and "Newton Falls in Love".)
  • The Neverending Story (TV Series) (Heard once in "The Dreaming Fields")
  • Oh No! It's an Alien Invasion (Heard a couple of times in "The Royal Flush" and also in "The Future Is Now" and "Lost in the Hood")
  • PAW Patrol (Heard five times for Cali in "Pups Save a Train". Also heard in "Pups Save a Talent Show" for Zuma, few times for Rubble in "Pups get a Rubble", "Pups Saves the Treats", "Pups Saves a Pizza", "Pups Save a Mud Monster", "Pups and the Ghost Cabin", and few times in "The New Pup" on Everest's first appearance; used for bear and thunder noises.)
  • Peep and the Big Wide World (Heard twice in "The Sounds of Silence Part 1")
  • Pet Squad (Heard once in "Archille's Heel".)
  • Ranger Rob (Heard twice in "The Woolly Wiligo of Big Sky Park")
  • Rolie Polie Olie (Heard often in "Unruly Polie Olie", "To Space and Beyond" and "The Bump". Heard twice in "Rolie Polie Pop Tops" and "Lunchmaster 3000", once in "We Scream for Ice Cream", and "Little Bot Zoo". Last used in the movie "The Baby Bot Chase".)
  • Ruby Gloom (Heard in "Tooth or Dare" and "Hair (Less) The Musical, Pt. 2")
  • Rupert (Heard twice in "Rupert and Ping Pong" and often in "Rupert and the Crocodiles")
  • Rusty Rivets (Heard once for Rusty in "Rusty and the Camp Bandit")
  • Scaredy Squirrel (Heard four times in "The Madness of King Nutbar")
  • Seven Little Monsters (Heard often in "Good Night!")
  • Sidekick (Heard twice in "Four's a Crowd" and once in "The Dingalingish Parent" and "Internal Affairs")
  • Stickin' Around (Heard once in "Jumbo Frank".)
  • Stoked (Heard thrice in "Endless Bummer" and "A Boy Named Leslie".)
  • Sunny Day (Heard once for Doodle in "Friendship Day" and for Blair in "Sleepover Surprise")
  • Super Why! (Heard once in "Tilden the Caterpillar".)
  • Toot & Puddle (Heard once for Opal in "Swing Shift".)
  • Top Wing (Heard once for Penny in "Penny Rescues a Treasure")
  • Total DramaRama (Heard often in "The Date", "Cone in 60 Seconds" and "Total Eclipse of the Fart" and heard once in "The Prince of Advice" and "Paint That a Shame")
  • True and the Rainbow Kingdom (Heard once in "Bartleocchio".)
  • Turbo Dogs
  • Wayside (Heard once in "Todd Falls In Love" from Todd and in "Slow Mo Mo" from Maurecia)
  • We Baby Bears
  • Wild Kratts (Heard four times in "Baby Tooth & Kid Husky", and once in "Honey Seekers".)
  • Willa's Wild Life (Heard twice in "Little Miss Fitness".)
  • Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! (Heard twice in "Too Much of a Doodle Thing!" and once in "Wubb Girlz Rule".)
  • Yam Roll

YouTube Videos




  • Adult Swim Channel Promo - Burger King Stomach Growling (2019) (Heard several times.)

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