Finger Puppet: Lion (Shumba)
Finger Puppet: Lion (Shumba)

DESCRIPTION

  • A male lion sleeps in his den and the females go out to hunt for food!
  • A group of Lions is called a Pride, they are the only cats that live in groups
  • A Lion would be defeated by a polar bear if they had a fight!
  • A Lions roar can be heard from 8 km away
  • Lions can run up to a speed of 81 kmph
  • The name for a baby lion is a cub, whelp or lionet

PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Individually named by the lady who knitted it
  • Tagged with the name and photo (unless they are still in prison) of the knitter
  • CE tested
  • Hand knitted with a mix of acrylic and cotton yarns
  • Stuffed with a polyester toy stuffing
  • Wash by gentle sponge cleaning
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Finger Puppet: Elephant (Nzou)
Finger Puppet: Elephant (Nzou)

DESCRIPTION

  • Elephants are the only mammals that can’t jump
  • Elephant tusks keep growing all their lives
  • An Elephant spends up to 23 hours a day eating!
  • Elephants can smell water from 3 miles away
  • An Elephant’s skin is up to 2.5 cm thick in places
  • A group of Elephants is called a parade
  • A male Elephant can weigh up to 6 tons

PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Individually named by the lady who knitted it
  • Tagged with the name and photo (unless they are still in prison) of the knitter
  • CE tested
  • Hand knitted with a mix of acrylic and cotton yarns
  • Stuffed with a polyester toy stuffing
  • Wash by gentle sponge cleaning
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Finger Puppet: Giraffe (Twiza)
Finger Puppet: Giraffe (Twiza)

DESCRIPTION

  • Giraffes have the same number of bones in their necks as a human
  • A group of Giraffes is called a Tower
  • Giraffes can grow up to 16 ft (they average 6 ft tall at birth!)
  • Giraffes can run up to 56 kmph
  • Giraffes give birth standing up – their young have to fall over 5 ft!
  • A Giraffe’s tongue can be as long as 53 cm
  • Like human fingerprints, no 2 giraffes have the same pattern of spots

PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Individually named by the lady who knitted it
  • Tagged with the name and photo (unless they are still in prison) of the knitter
  • CE tested
  • Hand knitted with a mix of acrylic and cotton yarns
  • Stuffed with a polyester toy stuffing
  • Wash by gentle sponge cleaning
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Finger Puppet: Zebra (Mbizi)
Finger Puppet: Zebra (Mbizi)

DESCRIPTION

  • Zebras are white with black stripes, not black with white stripes!
  • Zebras can’t see the colour orange
  • A group of Zebras is called a crossing, a dazzle, a herd, a harem or a zeal!
  • The stripes of a Zebra are as individual as a fingerprint
  • The fastest recorded speed for a Zebra is 112 kmph!

PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Individually named by the lady who knitted it
  • Tagged with the name and photo (unless they are still in prison) of the knitter
  • CE tested
  • Hand knitted with a mix of acrylic and cotton yarns
  • Stuffed with a polyester toy stuffing
  • Wash by gentle sponge cleaning
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Finger Puppet: Leopard (Mbada)
Finger Puppet: Leopard (Mbada)

DESCRIPTION

  • Leopards are solitary animals
  • Leopards are primarily nocturnal, they hunt their prey at night
  • Leopards can run up to 58 kmph.
  • A group of Leopards is called a leap
  • They can jump up to 6m horizontally and 3m vertically

PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Individually named by the lady who knitted it
  • Tagged with the name and photo (unless they are still in prison) of the knitter
  • CE tested
  • Hand knitted with a mix of acrylic and cotton yarns
  • Stuffed with a polyester toy stuffing
  • Wash by gentle sponge cleaning
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Finger Puppet: Monkey (Shoko)
Finger Puppet: Monkey (Shoko)

DESCRIPTION

  • Monkeys peel their bananas and don’t eat the skin
  • Albert II was the first monkey in space, he landed on the moon on 14th June 1949
  • A group of Monkeys is called a troop, a barrel or a cartload!
  • Monkeys can grasp with both their fingers and their toes
  • Some monkeys can count and understand written numbers
  • To attract a female partner, some species of monkey urinate on their hands and rub it into their fur

PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Individually named by the lady who knitted it
  • Tagged with the name and photo (unless they are still in prison) of the knitter
  • CE tested
  • Hand knitted with a mix of acrylic and cotton yarns
  • Stuffed with a polyester toy stuffing
  • Wash by gentle sponge cleaning
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Finger Puppet: Hippo (Mvuu)
Finger Puppet: Hippo (Mvuu)

DESCRIPTION

  • The name Hippopotamus means ‘river horse’
  • Hippos give birth in the water
  • A group of Hippos is called a herd, pod, dale or bloat
  • Hippos can hold their breath for up to 5 minutes
  • Hippos can run up to 48 kmph (faster than Usain Bolt!)

PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Individually named by the lady who knitted it
  • Tagged with the name and photo (unless they are still in prison) of the knitter
  • CE tested
  • Hand knitted with a mix of acrylic and cotton yarns
  • Stuffed with a polyester toy stuffing
  • Wash by gentle sponge cleaning
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Finger Puppet: Warthog (Njiri)
Finger Puppet: Warthog (Njiri)

DESCRIPTION

  • A Warthog’s warts are primarily used to protect its face during fights
  • Warthogs can run up to 48 kmph
  • Warthogs are a member of the pig family
  • A group of Warthogs is called a sounder
  • Warthogs can go for several months without water

PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Individually named by the lady who knitted it
  • Tagged with the name and photo (unless they are still in prison) of the knitter
  • CE tested
  • Hand knitted with a mix of acrylic and cotton yarns
  • Stuffed with a polyester toy stuffing
  • Wash by gentle sponge cleaning
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Finger Puppet: Rhino (Chipembere)
Finger Puppet: Rhino (Chipembere)

DESCRIPTION

  • The name Rhinoceros means ‘nose horn’
  • A group of Rhino is called a crash.
  • A White Rhino can weigh up to 3500kg
  • Relative to their size, Rhinos have small brains
  • Rhino horns are made from keratin, the same substance that fingernails and hair are made from
  • A Rhino dung pile can be up to 3 feet high

PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Individually named by the lady who knitted it
  • Tagged with the name and photo (unless they are still in prison) of the knitter
  • CE tested
  • Hand knitted with a mix of acrylic and cotton yarns
  • Stuffed with a polyester toy stuffing
  • Wash by gentle sponge cleaning
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Finger Puppet: Wild Dog (Mhuhmi)
Finger Puppet: Wild Dog (Mhuhmi)

DESCRIPTION

  • The scientific name for the African Wild Dog means ‘Painted Wolf’.
  • Wild Dogs have 4 toes on each foot while domestic dogs have 5.
  • Wild Dogs can run long distances at speeds of up to 56 kmph.
  • No two Wild Dogs have the same markings.
  • Wild Dogs can live up to 11 years old in the wild.
  • Wild Dogs live and hunt in packs of between 6 and 20 members.

PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Individually named by the lady who knitted it
  • Tagged with the name and photo (unless they are still in prison) of the knitter
  • CE tested
  • Hand knitted with a mix of acrylic and cotton yarns
  • Stuffed with a polyester toy stuffing
  • Wash by gentle sponge cleaning
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Finger Puppet: Buffalo (Nyati)
Finger Puppet: Buffalo (Nyati)

DESCRIPTION

  • A Buffalo is 4 times stronger than an Ox
  • A group of Buffalos is called a gang, herd or obstinacy
  • Buffalo herds can have as many as 2,000 members
  • Buffalos can live to up to 30 years old
  • Buffalos are capable of defending themselves against Lions

PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Individually named by the lady who knitted it
  • Tagged with the name and photo (unless they are still in prison) of the knitter
  • CE tested
  • Hand knitted with a mix of acrylic and cotton yarns
  • Stuffed with a polyester toy stuffing
  • Wash by gentle sponge cleaning
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Finger Puppet: Crocodile (Garwe)
Finger Puppet: Crocodile (Garwe)

DESCRIPTION

  • Crocodiles can swim at up to 40 kmph
  • A group of Crocodiles is called a bask, float or congregation
  • Crocodiles have 24 teeth
  • Crocodiles swallow stones to aid digestion and to help them dive deeper
  • A Crocodiles can stay underwater for 2-3 hours
  • Crocodiles can live for up to 80 years

PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Individually named by the lady who knitted it
  • Tagged with the name and photo (unless they are still in prison) of the knitter
  • CE tested
  • Hand knitted with a mix of acrylic and cotton yarns
  • Stuffed with a polyester toy stuffing
  • Wash by gentle sponge cleaning
£6.00 Add to cart