Finger Puppet: Lion (Shumba)



  • 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


  • 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