This African Elephant toy makes a great gift perfect for birthdays, holidays like Christmas, or special occasions. This elephant toy is well made and will hold up well whether outdoors in the sandbox, in the park, at the beach or indoors in the family room. The elephant toy is modeled in a dynamic, lifelike pose and hand painted with careful attention to detail. Like all Safari Ltd toy figures, this African Elephant plastic figurine is lead and pthalate free. Each toy has also been thoroughly safety tested.
African Elephant toy specs:
Manufacturer: Safari Ltd.
Measures: 6.5″ L x 4″ H (16.5 x 10 cm)
Recommended ages: 3+
Interesting facts about African Elephants:
African elephants are among the world’s most intelligent species.
Elephants show a wide variety of behaviors including grief, learning, play, a sense of humor, altruism, use of tools, cooperation, self-awareness, and perhaps language.
Both male and female African elephants have tusks.
Elephant trunks are remarkably sensitive and serve as an important way that elephants touch things.
Somewhere between 40 and 60 years old, many elephants will lose their last set of molars and become toothless. Many will die as a result – tooth loss being a common form of death for elephants.