A Silent Cartoon is the second part of episode 8 in season 3 of Dexter's Laboratory, which first aired on June 7, 2002. The episode features Dexter and Dee Dee fighting for what color the lab should be, with the former wanting it blue and the latter wanting it pink.
This is the second episode that features little to no dialogue, with the first being DiM.
The episode's plot is a reference to the Pink Panther series of cartoons. It is mostly a homage to The Pink Panther short film The Pink Phink.
Although this episode aired on 2002, it was actually made in 2001 according to the credits.
According to the end credits, the variation of Cartoon Network Studios with Dexter and Dee Dee with black background has been replaced by the white background.