Handmade from all-natural rubber, this happy little hippo is the perfect toy for babies—rattle, teether, and bath toy in one. Easy for tiny hands to grip, it makes a gentle, comforting bell sound when shaken. Ethically made in Sri Lanka.
Want to pair this with a book? Try Giraffes Can't Dance by Giles Andreae, illustrated by Guy Parker-Rees (1999).
Material: 100% natural rubber
Care: Hand-wash only; do not boil, place in dishwasher, or sterilize. For light cleaning, wipe surface with soapy water and a damp cloth and allow to air dry. As a precaution, check toy regularly and do not give to children if worn or damaged. Do not leave in direct sunlight or high temperatures.
Size: 6 x 3 1/2 inches
Tikiri’s toys are produced from ethically sourced cotton and 100% natural rubber, which is nontoxic, BPA-free, phthalate-free, PVC-free, and biodegradable. Tikiri uses rubber that is sustainably harvested from the Hevea tree, primarily grown in Sri Lanka. By souring rubber and producing toys in Sri Lanka, Tikiri greatly minimizes its carbon footprint and environmental impact. Tikiri also cares deeply about treating its employees with fairness and respect. It is certified by the Sri Lankan initiative Garments without Guilt, ensuring that it promotes ethical working conditions. Tikiri was the 2020 winner of the Ethical Gift of the Year award.