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|Created by||Cori Stern|
|Directed by||John Bell|
|Composer(s)|| Shuki Levy |
|Country of origin||Canada|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||44|
|Executive producer(s)||Lance H. Robbins|
|Running time||22–24 minutes|
|Production company(s)|| Shavick Entertainment |
|Original network|| YTV (Canada)|
UPN Kids (USA)
Fox Kids (UK)
|Original release||September 15, 1997 –|
March 30, 1998
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