Our cuddly Alligator will swamp you with affection! This realistically rendered puppet, with his silk-screened velour and velveteen body and soft plastic teeth, crouches at the riverbank ready to make a splash in your home!
Our big cuddly AMERICAN ALLIGATOR PUPPET will swamp you with affection! This realistically rendered puppet, with velour ruching on his body and soft plastic teeth, crouches at the riverbank ready to make a splash in your home! A life-size 31-inches long, the American Alligator puppet is recommended for ages 3 and up.
Prized for their lustrous, warm fleece, Alpacas grow their long woolly coats to withstand the crisp mountain air. The Folkmanis ALPACA Puppet is as soft and gentle as a Peruvian flower. Its sweet face and ultra-soft micro fiber body plush make this Alpaca puppet irresistibly cuddly.
Peeking from his hiding place safe inside a tree stump, this familiar face from the woodlands of North America could charm the honey from the bees. With his soft fur and sweet face, you'll love animating the BEAR IN TREE STUMP's mouth and arms to play a game of peek-a-boo!
This familiar face from the woodlands of North America could charm the honey from the bees. One of our original designs, the Baby Black Bear puppet's popularity still runs strong. With his soft fur and sweet face, you'll love him, too.
RETIRED - This item was retired in April 2022 and has limited to no availability.
The Folkmanis BLACK BEAR CUB is an unbearably cute 15-inch puppet. Just the right amount of stuffing makes this cub a snuggly teddy bear but with additional play value-it has a movable mouth and front paws. Made of silky soft fabric, Black Bear Cub has safe, soft, vinyl claws, a smooth, suede-like nose and paws and a contrasting brown snout. His facial features bring an innocence only found in little cubs. Black Bear Cub is Grrrreat!
Lumbering and sniffing around for a snack, this GRIZZLY BEAR puppet is also hungry for love! Decked out in thick, soft, gold-tipped plush, with soft claws and a movable mouth for chewing or chitchat, the GRIZZLY BEAR puppet will soon be your huggable companion.
Out of hibernation and fresh from the den comes the newest POLAR BEAR CUB from Folkmanis® Puppets. Heirloom design with soft plush fur, padded paws and a workable mouth, this cuddly glacial gladiator will easily find a warm place in your heart.
RETIRED - This item was retired in November 2023 and has limited to no availability.
Low-tech enhancements provide a gentle vibrating purr to the lovely Folkmanis® Purring Cat puppet. This mellow and easy-going gray British Shorthair also has a movable mouth and swishable tail that will captivate any feline fan.
Perfectly sized for on-the-go fun, the Folkmanis® Small Dog puppet is a cuddle buddy that's packable and portable. A black and white pup with movable mouth and legs, your little ones will especially love its super soft fur.
RETIRED - This item was retired in July 2023 - any orders placed will be shipped by our retailer's who have a limited to no availability in their warehouses. Any orders placed that cannot be fulfilled by the retailer's will be refunded.
Teaching kids about science is fun and engaging with the Folkmanis® Frog Life Cycle. Marvel at the extraordinary design of this three-stage toy. In the first stage, the lenticular printed egg comes alive with motion. Next, utilize the zippers to tuck and reveal the tadpole stage into the frog stage as you animate the mouth to tell the story of metamorphosis. This piece of art showcases how Folkmanis transforms learning.
A true dog lover's dog, the Folkmanis® German Shepherd Puppy is eager to please. A perfect pet for playtime or cuddles, this pooch has movable mouth and forelegs that bring him to life magically with your imagination.
Creepy yet cute, the Folkmanis® Opossum puppet is realistic enough to fool your friends. Play "possum" and be ready for squeals of delight and awe when you animate the mouth and display the marsupial's printed tail.
Ethereal and elegant, the Folkmanis® Barn Owl is ready to roost with you. This updated version features a feathery plush body accented with exquisitely printed wings that take flight with your expansive imagination.
Warm your hands and heart with the Folkmanis® Baby Emperor Penguin puppet. With movable head and wings, keep this fluffy bird safe in the comfort of your embrace.
RETIRED - This item was retired in June 2022 - any orders placed will be shipped by our retailer's who have a limited to no availability in their warehouses. Any orders placed that cannot be fulfilled by the retailer's will be refunded.
The Folkmanis® Flying Pig puppet is an extraordinary flight of fancy featuring a plump, plush body, feathery wings and a charming face with wide-open eyes and long lashes. Find multiple pockets for puppetry magic in the mouth, ears, wings and all four trotters, to make this little "pigasus" your very own.
Take a bite out of the sweet life with the Folkmanis® Worm in Apple puppet. This soft toy is a perfect introduction to engage little ones in puppetry playtime with a little peek-a-boo fun!
An updated version of a Folkmanis classic, the Dinosaur Egg is ready to captivate your attention. Pop the toothy baby T-Rex, with movable mouth and arms, in and out of the egg to engage little ones in open-ended play.
Sweet and gentle, the Folkmanis® Small Lamb puppet sits up ready for play or story time. Animate mouth and all four legs to engage with this personality filled barnyard baby animal.
** Out of stock ETA - mid-November 2023 (if ordered – the entire order will not ship until the item is in stock) **
The Folkmanis® Hooting Owl puppet is a big night bird on the hunt for fun. Hear the call of the wild when you gently squeeze the body of this Great Gray Owl. Fluffy plumage and intricate design details add to the realism of this amazing animal.
RETIRED - This item was retired in April 2021 and has limited to no availability.
Hoppin' good fun is store with the Folkmanis® Small Cottontail Rabbit puppet. This funny bunny has movable mouth and four legs to engage your imagination.
Mellow mannered and wearing a perpetual smile, the Folkmanis® Three-Toed Sloth puppet will fool everyone with its realism. Design details feature extraordinary three-toned fabric that mimics actual fur, magnets attachments for hanging from arms and legs as well as secret pockets in the hands for added movement.
The Folkmanis® Sitting Terrier puppet waits attentively for a new owner to teach him new tricks. This pup's soulful eyes and playful personality come to life magically in your loving arms.
RETIRED - This item was retired in December 2022 - any orders placed will be shipped by our retailer's who have a limited to no availability in their warehouses. Any orders placed that cannot be fulfilled by the retailer's will be refunded.
The Folkmanis® Wombat puppet is a curiously cute critter from down under. This short, stocky marsupial is known to burrow extensive tunnel systems…can you dig it?
Delight the dog lover in your family with the sweet Folkmanis® Labradoodle puppet. Full of playful personality, animate mouth and head to fall fully in love with this remarkably realistic pup-pet…your new best friend.
RETIRED - This item was retired in August 2023 and has limited to no availability.
Fresh from the farm, the Folkmanis® Lambkin puppet is ready to explore. Kids can tell barnyard tales with the movable mouth and grow compassion for new life caring for this sweet and cuddly baby lamb.
Striking blue eyes, exquisite spotted plush fur, and a long tail give the Folkmanis® Snow Leopard Cub puppet its iconic look while movable mouth and forelegs lend to its realism. Kids can discover more about this endangered species while developing an interest in the natural world.
RETIRED - This item was retired in October 2022 and has limited to no availability.
The adorable and cuddly Folkmanis® Pomeranian Puppy is a puppet pet that's perfect for playtime! Activate this pooch's personality when you animate mouth, head and forelegs of your new fur-ever friend.
The future is now with the Folkmanis® Robot puppet. Crafted by imagination, this cool vintage-looking automaton is out of this world with movable mouth, arms and digits.
RETIRED - This item was retired in August 2022 - any orders placed will be shipped by our retailer's who have a limited to no availability in their warehouses. Any orders placed that cannot be fulfilled by the retailer's will be refunded.
Birders rejoice in the beautiful Folkmanis® Barn Swallow puppet. Exquisite design is accented with steely blue-black feathered plush, cinnamon colored facial features and an iconic forked tail that comes to life magically with your hand movement. (Note: 10" width is wingspan)
Dachshund fans will exclaim "hot diggity" at first sight of the whimsical Folkmanis® Hot Dog. This wiener dog is a handful of fun with finger openings to move both head and tail. Removable bun with condiments is a colorful accompaniment.
New to the herd, the Folkmanis® Yak puppet is ready to trek for adventure. A hairy cattle species from central Asia, this realistic puppet has wonderful fur and expressive features along with movable mouth and swish-able tail.
Take a gander at the Folkmanis® Canada Goose puppet. This popular and common North American bird has movable head and wings to add fun and frolic to your next wild goose chase.
The Folkmanis® Bobcat Kitten puppet is a handful of furry fun. Sweet and soft with brown and tan spotted plush, this wide-eyed critter has movable mouth and legs for multiple ways to play.
Captivating and colorful, the Folkmanis® Small Chameleon puppet is a perfectly sized pet toy. High quality printed fabric and intricate design details along with a movable mouth bring this exquisite creature to life in your hands.
Beguiling in its beauty, the mythical Unicorn comes to life as a Folkmanis® Puppet. This graceful white creature has a metallic rose-gold spiraled horn, lovely long eyelashes and a flowing pink mane and tail adorned with floral accents. Animate mouth and wind the tail to activate the music box and hear her enchanting melody.
Baby Donkey joins the Folkmanis pack ready to carry your imagination to adventure. Sweet faced with movable mouth, wide eyes and perky big ears, this adorable burro has super soft body plush for cuddly comfort.
Bring dimension to your wardrobe with the stylish Folkmanis® Midnight Dragon Wristlet puppet. Featured in black with red accents and unique holographic skin, this wearable puppet will give the illusion that you are the "mother of all dragons." Place head onto one finger and secure magnetic tail wrap to wrist for fantastic movement.
Standing tall and motivating you to think fast is the Folkmanis® Hare. Seemingly just another rabbit, this puppet with movable mouth and forelegs can lead you down the hole of inquiry to discover that they are very different from other rabbits.
Plump and plushy soft, the Folkmanis® Baby Hippo puppet is quite the character. Unique printed fabric skin and realistic facial detailing along with movable mouth bring this cuddly creature to life in your hands.
Folkmanis® Pearl Dragon Wristlet dazzles and shines as wearable art or puppet jewelry. This exquisite pearlescent Finger Puppet is perfect for cosplay, imaginative play, and storytelling. Magnetic closure at wrist.
From the mountains of Tibet comes the legendary Yeti, also known as the Abominable Snowman in western culture. The Folkmanis® Yeti is a playful version of this mythical monster with snowy white fur, 2-handed gloves for added animation plus movable eyebrows and mouth for expressive and engaging storytelling fun.
** Out of stock ETA - mid-January 2024 (if ordered – the entire order will not ship until the item is in stock) **
RETIRED - This item was retired in December 2023 and has limited to no availability.
Cuddly and sweet, the Folkmanis® SITTING POLAR BEAR with movable mouth and legs, is the perfect puppet to teach kids about conservation and the health of our planet.
RETIRED - This item was retired in November 2022 - any orders placed will be shipped by our retailer's who have a limited to no availability in their warehouses. Any orders placed that cannot be fulfilled by the retailer's will be refunded.
Perfectly sized for little ones, the Folkmanis® SMALL BLACK BEAR puppet is a fuzzy forest friend. Take this cuddly creature on outdoor adventures or backyard camping.
Not for idle hands, this beaver puppet is ready to get down to business. His resume includes sleek brown fur (for swimming), a workable mouth (complete with gnawing incisors), a flat textured tail (for thumping) and a full set of realistic paws. But this fellow does not pause - a beaver's work is never done!
No humble bumble, the HONEY BEE puppet is a plump and plush dynamo deserving of our attention. After all, life would not be so sweet without the important work of these busy pollinators.
** Out of stock ETA - mid-January 2024 (if ordered – the entire order will not ship until the item is in stock) **
A playful pooch whose raison d'être is to be adored, the Folkmanis® French Bulldog puppet is the epitome of cuteness! Distinctively featured with bat shaped ears and wrinkly face, you'll carry this canine companion everywhere and fool your friends with your newly well-trained lapdog.
Cause a flutter with the beautiful SWALLOWTAIL BUTTERFLY puppet! With one finger inside the body you can dance on air with this colorful friend.
Feline fans don't care much about superstition when it comes to the new Black Cat puppet. Stretched out and ready for playtime, this cool kitten has sleek, short, ebony plush with movable mouth and front legs. Intense eyes convey that this cat means business to any who dare cross its path.
Snuggle up with this furry, floppy realistic feline. This Ragdoll Cat is true to its breed. With relaxed paws and a long fluffy tail, it looks almost boneless! Put side by side with a real live cat and it would be hard to tell the difference. Made of long, chocolate tipped plush with white markings.
Shake your tail feathers with the whimsical FUNKY CHICKEN puppet! This groovy gal has feather soft plush, playful eyes and velvety comb atop her cute little head. Animate the head and wings to enliven this gregarious bird for pecking and flapping fun!
This adorable Folkmanis BABY CHIMPANZEE is a hug-able puppet that can be any child's best friend. With a movable mouth and sweet expression, he is fun for playtime, naptime or taking him on the road as a travel buddy.
A magnificent mollusk, the Folkmanis® Giant Clam puppet is a deep sea diver's dream come true! Inside the lovely and textural shell, behold the bounty of the sea. With four fingers, operate the clam shell and eyes to uncover a rare pearl tucked away safely inside. This extraordinary puppet is the most fun you'll ever have with shellfish!
** Out of stock ETA - mid-December 2023 (if ordered – the entire order will not ship until the item is in stock) **
Feeling crabby? This brilliantly colored Crab puppet can cheer you up in a pinch! With his bright orange body and soft patterned shell, he'll sidle blithely into your heart. Slip your hand inside his underside to wiggle legs and pincers.
RETIRED - This item was retired in September 2022 - any orders placed will be shipped by our retailer's who have a limited to no availability in their warehouses. Any orders placed that cannot be fulfilled by the retailer's will be refunded.
Feisty, determined and full of play, Simba Cub from Disney's The Lion King, is now available as an extraordinary Folkmanis® Puppet. Celebrate the "circle of life" with this beautifully detailed puppet as you animate the mouth to tell the story, transporting you to the Pride Lands for adventures of the imagination.
Sitting on his rump, tail curled and reaching for Mom, he may look harmless, but watch out! This BABY DRAGON puppet is a fierce creature in training. Animate his arms and mouth and he'll light fires in your heart. Fashioned in scaly textured fabric with satiny wings, the Baby Dragon puppet measures 8.5-inches tall.
Rising up through the shadows emerges the formidable Folkmanis® Black Dragon puppet. Elaborately detailed with hypnotic eyes, serpentine skin and reptilian accents, this legendary creature comes to life with movement in the mouth, forked tongue and arms. Pull the cord at the base of the tail to expand an impressive wingspan and give flight to your fantastic imagination!
Sculpted fabric enhances the ethereal look of the SKY DRAGON puppet. With rich detailing, this spectacular dragon features a movable mouth, forelegs and velvet wings to take flight. This champion of mythical creatures is destined to guide your journey into realms of fantasy.
Adding to the Folkmanis family of award-winning dragon puppets is this timeless symbol of heraldry, the Wyvern Dragon. It's easy to manipulate the velvety mouth and tongue of this scaly green iconic beast and have fun for ages and ages! Designed for ages 3 and up.
It's a classic springtime sight, a line of fluffy yellow ducklings waddling after mom. Operate the beak and wings of this baby DUCKLING PUPPET for a little springtime all year 'round. Duckling puppet measures 9-inches tall, is recommended for ages 3 and up. Does not stand alone as shown.
Swooping in for a perfect landing is the Folkmanis® PEREGRINE FALCON puppet. Signature markings of the species, extraordinary design and realistic movement in the head, mouth and wings give flight to your imagination. Create your own medieval scene and practice your falconry skills anywhere with this majestic bird.
The sweet-and-gentle Fawn puppet is adorably designed - from its soft vinyl nose down to its soft vinyl hooves. Big black eyes and silky spotted fabric 'fur' details complete the realism of this hand puppet.
The Folkmanis® CRAFTY FOX puppet sits up alert and ready for imaginative playtime. Feel the soft texture of his fur as you hold him close to animate mouth and forelegs.
This sly little trickster has been featured in folklore from Europe, North America and Japan. In a standing position with foxy good looks, this vulpine charmer will brighten your day! RED FOX puppet measures 20 inches long.
This sly little trickster has been featured in folklore from Europe, North America and Japan. With his realistic fur and foxy good looks, this vulpine charmer will brighten your day!
Ready for mischief, the FUNNY FROG puppet begs for your attention with expressive eyes and wide open smile. Donned in a hip, chartreuse, textured fabric all the way to his gangly feet, this comical character comes to life with movable mouth and front legs.
A perennial petting zoo and farm favorite, the good-natured goat is charming and sweet. Folkmanis' 19-inch, salt-and-pepper rendition has a sweet face; floppy ears; and soft, safe, stuffed horns. Weighted, vinyl hooves make playtime jumping and climbing - some of a goat's favorite activities - realistic and fun.
Make any house a home with this life-like Golden Retriever Puppy puppet. Featuring soft golden plush, a workable mouth and soulful black eyes, his realism will make him a beloved family pet for years to come. Golden Retriever puppet is 17, is recommended for ages 3 and up.
Make story time something to cluck over with the Folkmanis® HEN puppet. With a feathery red-brown plush body and movable beak, this barnyard beauty will have everyone flocking around for creative play.
This beautiful green Iguana puppet makes a perfect pet for lizard lovers. Versatile and realistic, you can animate his forked tongue, jaws and front feet. His soft, scaly textured body is fun to touch and will never shed!
RETIRED - This item was retired in July 2022 - any orders placed will be shipped by our retailer's who have a limited to no availability in their warehouses. Any orders placed that cannot be fulfilled by the retailer's will be refunded.
The JABBERWOCK, with eyes of flame…" is an inspired Folkmanis® Puppet straight out of the pages of literature. This stunning version of a fabled fantasy creature has mesmerizing charm with steel-blue velour skin, silvery scales, claws and fangs that all come to life magically with animated head, arms, legs and wings
The JESTER puppet, named YORICK, is a bundle of fun just as his real-life counterpart would be. Designed wearing vibrant red-purple-and-gold outfit and hat, the Jester is 18-inches tall and a two-handed puppet.
Experience the beauty of life and the magic of metamorphosis with the Folkmanis® Monarch Life Cycle puppet. A wonderful teaching tool with extraordinary design, this unique toy changes from caterpillar to chrysalis to adult monarch butterfly. Utilize the zippers to tuck and reveal one stage to the next and watch life unfold before your eyes! Once the transformation is complete, insert your hands into the monarch wings to cause a flutter with your friends.
Keep an eye on the bananas - this Monkey is nimble-fingered! When you manipulate its arms, head and mouth, this velvety puppet will steal any scene...maybe even a snack.
Alert and eager, this adorable rodent sits hoping for cheese, or maybe it would rather keep you company at your computer? With big ears and a movable mouth and arms, he's a small fellow who will be a big favorite.
Dive to the depths of your imagination with the "unicorn of the sea," the Folkmanis® NARWHAL puppet. Realistically featured with a spiral tusk and mottle-patterned skin, animate mouth and fluke to bring this extraordinary creature to life.
Puppet play isn't just for indoors! Imagine the outdoor fun you can have with the sweet faced Folkmanis® BABY ORANGUTAN puppet. Swing and climb from trees together as you learn about this animal's endangered habitat.
Nestled in your arms, the soulful eyes of this charming BABY SEA OTTER puppet will bring out your nurturing instincts. This playful puppet is flexible and easy to animate. Make him groom his soft fur and whiskers for captivating fun!
Our joyful river otter squiggles with delight when you work its mouth, head and tail with the movement of your hands. This two-handed puppet features handsome chestnut fur and detailed webbing on his leathery feet.
Tall, silent, with curving "horns" and stern-looking, yellow eyes, the Great Horned Owl possesses a disturbing beauty. At night, in the dark when we have trouble seeing, he startles us with a sudden, "Who-who-whoo!" And we are glad we are not smaller than he. This magnificently crafted puppet features feather-like plush, movable wings, a rotating head and blinking eyes.
Feathery tan and grey plush mimic the soft, silent feathers of the SCREECH OWL puppet so realistically that they almost camouflage this woodland creature. With the hidden rod, turn his head to fix his watchful eyes on you!
A North American beauty, the Folkmanis® Snowy Owl puppet is a real head-turner. With the post inside, rotate the head 360° or you animate the wings and let your imagination soar. Take flight with your furry friend out in nature or snuggle up together with a good book.
You don't have to travel to South America to experience the beauty of the Amazon Parrot. This multicolored gem is a 14-inch Folkmanis Puppet with simply gorgeous fabric that simulates his distinctive colorful feathers. Beak and claws are made of ultra-suede and soft, safe vinyl.
Equipped with a realistic sounding grunter that activates with a squeeze of his pot belly, this cuddly little porker will have you rolling on the floor laughing! Delightful silky soft plush of pale pink with grey patches and a curly tail come to life with a workable snout, mouth and front trotters.
With its sweet smiling face and curlicue tail, this PIGLET PUPPET is all yours to sing along with your favorite barnyard tunes, zip-line through the forest, or snuggle in your arms.
Special plush gives this Porcupine puppet the appearance of having quills, but never fear! While she may poke about, she won't poke you! Hand enters from chest area to animate the front legs and head.
Folkmanis' COTTONTAIL RABBIT is 15 inches and super soft. It sits alert with ears perked; front paws and mouth are movable on this life-like rabbit.
** Out of stock ETA - mid-April 2024 (if ordered – the entire order will not ship until the item is in stock) **
This incredibly soft Mommy Dutch rabbit feels like a real bunny. With cream and coffee colored markings and the design of the ears and haunches, she looks like she could hop off at any moment. She has to be held to be believed. Ultra huggable.
FLOPPY BUNNY RABBIT is a delightful 17-inch bundle of softness. Created in cream-colored fabric that so ultra soft no one will ever want to put her down. Floppy Bunny Rabbit will hop into the hearts of young and old with her charming looks.
HOLLAND LOP RABBIT is a bundle of 16-inches of cuddly joy. Made with fabrics that are more than just soft, they are snuggable and if the rabbit could talk it would say "cuddle with me."
** Out of stock ETA - mid-December 2023 (if ordered – the entire order will not ship until the item is in stock) **
Full of new life and renewal this spring, the Folkmanis® BABY LOP RABBIT is the pick of the litter. Animate the mouth and front paws of this cuddle bunny as you stroke and soothe its super soft coat. Make this puppet yours before it hops away!
The classic and timeless design of this Standing White Rabbit puppet make him a winner, no matter what race is run. Large as life and twice as cuddly, once you pick him up you won't want to put him down. Standing White Rabbit puppet features movable front paws and mouth, stands 17, is recommended for ages 3 and up.
** Out of stock ETA - mid-March 2024 (if ordered – the entire order will not ship until the item is in stock) **
A curious critter with ring-tail and bandit-mask, the Folkmanis® Raccoon puppet sits up begging for interaction. He's an opportunistic omnivore so keep an eye on your snacks! Animate the mouth and forelegs of this friendly forager and engage your friends in fun animal antics.
Who's that masked creature making all that racket? The raccoons must be looting the trash again. Even if he is spending too much time in the can, you won't mind when you see this adorable creature peeking out from under the lid. Little Raccoon says, please recycle!
This little masked critter would rather snuggle in your arms than steal food! With a bit of encouragement, you'll have it acting as curious as only a raccoon can be.
Even if you find the real thing creepy, this roly-poly Rat puppet will win you over. With soft fur, expressive eyes and a little twitchy nose and tail, he can be shy or bold, cautious or curious. With his detachable "Pack" he can collect to his heart's content.
The RATTLESNAKE is very distinctive in its native environment …and the Folkmanis puppet line. Designed with the signature diamond back in browns of the desert, this rattler stretches out to 36 inches, has finger pockets for a movable mouth and a rattle in its tail.
You do not need to journey to our oceans' coasts to experience the beauty of the Harbor Seal. This adorable puppet has such a heartwarming, soulful face it is hard to put down. Big, black eyes; soft whiskers, and silky fabric fur make the puppet a sure-to-be favorite.