This fun, sturdy Happy Hippo Ride-on Stuffed Animal is a sculptural work of art and a unique accent piece for any room. Handmade by Hansa artists in their green-oriented studio, the happy hippo is made using over 42 separate pieces sewn together to make up the toy's anatomy. It contains an exceptionally strong, yet lightweight structural steel frame designed to support up to 150 lbs. This Hansa Toys Hippo Ride-On includes a "Toys that Teach" information tag describing Hippopotamus habitat, gestation period, eating habits, and care of their young.
Internal stitch method creates musculature for a lifelike, scientific replica
Plush body designed from portraits of real hippos in their natural habitat
Meticulously hand-cut and hand-trimmed 'coat' for realistic look and feel
Special, natural coloring is hand-painted or airbrushed by trained artists
Sewn inside-out for minimal seams
Hansa Toy Company is renowned for their lifelike, detailed reproductions of the world's most beloved animals