There are many misconceptions about hyena's, one of the most common being that they are mainly scavengers. Hyena's are actually very versatile and skilled hunters. They can bring down prey much larger than they and have been known to bring down buffalo and giraffes.
Hyena's are also incredibly intelligent and in some experiments they even out performed chimpanzees when it came to collective or group problem solving.
Playing with wooden figures instills the love of nature and animals while developing creativity and imagination. They are the perfect educational tool for young children and are ideal for use in Montessori and Waldorf play settings.
All of the Green Taiga toys are made from Alder wood and finished with water-based paints, linseed oil, and bio wax. All materials are of high quality and non-toxic.
Measurements: L: 11cm W: 2cm H: 7.5cm
Age Guide & Safety: Recommended for 3 years+. We always advise that toys be checked prior to play and recommend adult supervision during playtime. Not suitable for children 3 year and over who still have a tendency to put things in their mouth. Not to be used as a teething toy.
Care Instructions: Do not submerge in water. Use a clean damp cloth to wipe surface.
These beautiful toys are made from sustainable alder wood. Every care has been taken to preserve its texture and natural properties during production. Naturally you may see some growth rings, knots, or rough spots. These are not defects or faults. They are made by nature and tell the story of the wood from which is was made and make each piece special and unique.