Original: Lion (Shumba)
Original: 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

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  • 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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Original: Giraffe (Twiza)
Original: 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

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  • 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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Original: Highland Coo
Original: Highland Coo

DESCRIPTION

  • Highland Coos originate from the Highlands of Scotland
  • The Highland Coo is the oldest registered breed of cow in the world
  • A group of Highland cattle is called a fold
  • Their long fringe is called a ‘dossan’
  • Their long horns are used for foraging and digging through the snow for food in the winter

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  • 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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Original: Zebra (Mbizi)
Original: 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!

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  • 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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Original: Elephant (Nzou)
Original: 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

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  • 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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Original: Pangolin (Haka)
Original: Pangolin (Haka)

DESCRIPTION

  • Pangolins are the world’s most trafficked mammal – they are targeted for their meat and scales which is used in traditional medicine.
  • When it is threatened, a pangolin will curl itself into a tight ball that is impenetrable to predators.
  • Baby pangolins travel around with their mother by riding on the base of her tail.
  • Pangolins don’t have teeth, instead they have long sticky tongues that they use to eat ants and termites out of their mounds.
  • A pangolins tongue can be up to 40 cm long when fully extended – this is the longest tongue to body ration of all mammals.
  • Pangolins are the only mammals that are covered in scales
  • Pangolin scales are made of keratin, like our fingernails, and make up 20% to 30% of their body weight.

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  • 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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Original: Rhino (Chipembere)
Original: 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

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  • 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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Original: Monkey (Shoko)
Original: 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

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  • 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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Original: Unicorn
Original: Unicorn

DESCRIPTION

  • The unicorn is the national animal of Scotland
  • The collective term for a group of unicorns is a blessing
  • The royal coat of arms of Scotland features a unicorn and a lion
  • Pharmacies in London sold powdered unicorn horn until 1741!

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  • 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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Original: Wild Dog (Mhuhmi)
Original: 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.

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  • 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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Original: Sheep (Hwai)
Original: Sheep (Hwai)

DESCRIPTION

  • There are over 1 billion sheep in the world
  • Sheep have best friends
  • A group of sheep is called a herd, flock or mob
  • Sheep have a field of vision of 300 degrees, allowing them to see behind themselves without turning their head
  • Sheep have an excellent memory

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  • 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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Original: Warthog (Njiri)
Original: 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

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  • 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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