A beautiful hand puppet can be a wonderful addition to your toy collection. Not only do they make wonderful storytellers but children often find them hilarious and they can be great for developing all sorts of key skills.
Playing with a puppet can help a child develop fine motor skills as they manipulate the puppet and language skills as they make the puppet speak. They are great for role play and can help in practising difficult situations. Puppets can also be used for emotional development. Giving a child someone they can talk to or a way to talk to you or other children indirectly through the puppet.
All the animals have such character the hardest thing is choosing which ones to buy.