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!
** Out of stock ETA - mid-August 2022 (if ordered – the entire order will not ship until the item is in stock) **
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.
RETIRED - This item was retired in May 2021 and has limited to no availability
Folkmanis combines heirloom quality and timeless design with the new Brown Bear Cub puppet. This cuddly North American creature comes to life with movable head and mouth. With impressive size and weighted paws to add to the realism, delight your friends with bear hugs and kisses from your plump puppet friend.
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!
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.
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.
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 March 2021 and has limited to no availability.
A bird in the hand is a good thing when it's a Folkmanis® Small Eagle Puppet. This regal raptor has movable beak and wings to fly the friendly skies with the help of your creative imagination.
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.
RETIRED - This item was retired in February 2022 and has limited to no availability.
A hybrid animal and official mythical creature of Wyoming, the Folkmanis® Jackalope puppet comes to life magically in your hands. Full of personality, friends will love this chubby cuddle bunny and marvel at its extraordinary rack of horns.
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.
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.
Renown for pulling Santa's sleigh, the Folkmanis® Reindeer puppet is magical in any season. Outfitted for rugged tundra in northern regions, this cold climate creature will soon warm your heart.
Shy and nocturnal, the Folkmanis® Ringtail Cat comes out of the shadows for puppetry playtime. With features like a raccoon, animate the mouth to give this captivating creature its own personality..
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!
Kids can have hours of creative, on-the-go playtime with the Folkmanis® Woodland Animal Set. Perfectly portable, find four finger puppets of black bear, gray squirrel, beaver, and red fox along with species information in the colorful canvas carrying case.
RETIRED - This item was retired in January 2022 and has limited to no availability.
The charming Folkmanis® Chipmunk in Watermelon puppet is foraging for fun with its hide-and-seek antics. Engage your little ones with this extraordinary and colorful soft toy that inspires peek-a-boo play any time of day.
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.
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 August 2021 and has limited to no availability
Small in size but big on fun, the Folkmanis® Mini Polar Bear finger puppet is your new favorite teddy.
Perfectly sized for anytime bunny hugs, the Folkmanis® Mini Cottontail Rabbit finger puppet can go anywhere with you.
Swim the seas of your imagination anytime with the cute and colorful Folkmanis® Mini Ray finger puppet.
The brown speckled Folkmanis® Mini Harbor Seal finger puppet is a great pal for on-the-go adventures on land or sea.
The Folkmanis® Mini Mink finger puppet is the perfect size for on-the-go, soft, cuddly fun!
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.
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.
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.
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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.
The Folkmanis® Shih Tzu Puppy is a life-size toy dog breed perfect for the youngest puppeteers. Kids will be thrilled to bring this pup-pet pooch to life with simple gestures to move its mouth and shake its tail.
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)
Carry your Folkmanis® White Mouse finger puppet in your pocket to amuse and delight your friends.
Solitary playtime is made more fun when kids can imagine the seas they'll swim with the Folkmanis® Shark finger puppet.
A luminous creature with special alLURE, the Folkmanis® Anglerfish is an extraordinary puppet. She's on the hunt for fun with movable mouth, eyes, and a light-up LED lure to illuminate imaginative play.
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.
RETIRED - This item was retired in December 2021 and has limited to no availability.
Dive to the depths of imagination with the playful Folkmanis® Whistling Dolphin puppet. Kids will learn as they play with this bottlenose dolphin with movable mouth and unique expressive sound produced with a gentle squeeze to the body.
Play-based learning is FUNdamental with the three-stage reversible Folkmanis® Ladybug Life Cycle puppet. This wonderful soft toy demonstrates ladybug metamorphosis from egg to larvae to adult. Utilize zippers to move thru the stages and watch the natural curiosity of kids bloom as they learn while playing with this extraordinary scientific toy.
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 peek-a-boo fun on the go with the engaging Folkmanis® Mini Tortoise finger puppet that tucks into its shell.
The Folkmanis® Little Snowy Owl is ideal for small hands. Kids can flap the wings to give flight to their imaginations.
The Folkmanis® Axolotl puppet is a fascinating marine salamander will feathery pink gills, soulful eyes and movable head and tail. Recently a viral social media meme, this adorable yet endangered creature will inspire your natural curiosity.
We're not croaking around…the Folkmanis® Mini Sitting Frog is fun at your fingertips!
Nothing fishy here with the playful and fun Folkmanis® Mini Goldfish finger puppet.
Also known as pillbug or potato bug, the Folkmanis® Mini Roly Poly finger puppet is a fun insect friend with big eyes and exoskeleton plates that move with a curl of your finger.
The extraordinary Folkmanis® Mini Snake finger puppet is coiled and ready for nature exploration. Note: the Width measurement is based on the diameter since the finger puppet is coiled.
RETIRED - This item was retired in March 2022 and has limited to no availability.
A conspicuous character with vivid striped tail, the Folkmanis® Ring Tail Lemur is a wonderful puppet. Also known for expressive facial features, stare deep into its eyes and animate the mouth to know the story of life in Madagascar. Note: The length measurement is with the tail stretched out.
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.
Kids can have hours of creative, on-the-go playtime with the Folkmanis® Great Smoky Mountain Animal Set. Perfectly portable, find four finger puppets of red salamander, American black bear, skunk and red fox along with species information in the colorful canvas carrying case.
Kids can have a howling good time animating the mouth and forelegs of the Folkmanis® Little Wolf puppet.
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.
Harness the power of the ocean with the Folkmanis® Mini Orca finger puppet.
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.
Popular with birders, the Folkmanis® Mini Chickadee features soft printed fabric skin with black, yellow, and white markings.
Inspire shy little ones to come out of their shell with the engaging Folkmanis® Mini Hermit Crab finger puppet featuring textured shell and printed crab body fabric. Use three fingers to move head and claws and pull in and out of shell for interactive fun.
The Folkmanis® Mini Blue Jay wears the perky crest and signature markings of this common songbird in tones of blue with black and white accents.
Coiled and ready to strike out boredom is the Folkmanis® Mini Rattlesnake finger puppet featuring printed snakeskin and rattle...be warned. Note: The Diameter is 5".
Go fishing for fun with the Folkmanis® Rainbow Trout finger puppet featuring realistic shimmery skin fabric and flowy fins.
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.
** Out of stock ETA - Mid-August 2022 (if ordered – the entire order will not ship until the item is in stock) **
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.
Horse lovers will have a galloping good time with the Folkmanis® Mini Horse. This extraordinary painted-pony finger puppet is detail printed with a plush mane and tail.
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.
With a soft printed fabric design, the extraordinary and realistic detailing of the Folkmanis® Mini Bee will surely pollinate the imagination and nurture sweet acts of conservation.
Purr-fectly portable, the Folkmanis® Mini Tabby Cat Finger Puppet is detail printed and is one pretty kitty.
A pocket pet for anytime puppy love, the Folkmanis® Mini Dog Finger Puppet is detail printed and is a wonderful and loyal companion.
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!
RETIRED - This item was retired in November 2021 and has limited to no availability.
Roam free and be wild with the Folkmanis® SMALL BISON puppet. Movable mouth and forelegs give this creature life along with your creative imagination.
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.
A South American wonder, the Folkmanis® CAPYBARA puppet is a curiously cuddly creature! Animate the mouth and forelegs of this rotund rodent to imagine life in the wild.
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!
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!
RETIRED - This item was retired in May 2021 and has limited to no availability.
He's a trickster in Native American mythology but there's no trick to animating this majestically poised Coyote puppet. Manipulate his head and mouth to make him bay to the moon, or prophesy the dawning of a new age.
A mutt of distinction, the Folkmanis® DOG STAGE puppet wears a bandana and begs for attention with sad puppy eyes. Animate the paws and mouth with retractable tongue to bring this character to life.
RETIRED - This item was retired in July 2021 and has limited to no availability
Play can sometimes be exhausting, so take a break and breathe with the Folkmanis® PANTING DOG puppet. With a gentle squeeze to his body and a hand working his mouth, bring this soft and shaggy canine to life in your loving arms.
Designed with realism in mind, the Folkmanis® SHAGGY DOG puppet could fool a real canine. A mixed breed with flowing long hair, this puppet pet comes to life magically in your arms.
A perfect pairing of heirloom quality and design expertise combined with an iconic licensed global property, Folkmanis® Puppets proudly introduces four classic Disney character puppets. Finally, Disney fans can animate and create puppetry magic with Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, and Pluto. With the added play value of a puppet, reminisce and re-create scenes from vintage cartoons with these beautiful and impeccably detailed Disney puppets by Folkmanis®.
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.
With Amazing lifelike details and an easy to use movable mouth, this toothy DONKEY STAGE PUPPET is ready to bray and play!
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!
** Out of stock ETA - mid-August 2022 (if ordered – the entire order will not ship until the item is in stock) **
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.
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!
** Out of stock ETA - mid-April 2022 (if ordered – the entire order will not ship until the item is in stock) **
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.
The Folkmanis® JUMPING FROG is ready for summertime fun and bound to be a big winner at the next county fair! Animate the mouth and forelegs of this awesome amphibian and squeeze the airbag in his belly to extend the rear legs.
RETIRED - This item was retired in March 2022 and has limited to no availability.
Inspired by internet memes and viral videos, the Folkmanis SCREAMING GOAT will have you in stitches! The fun ensues as you animate the mouth while squeezing the body to initiate sound.
Sassy and sweet, Daisy Duck makes her debut to the Folkmanis Disney Classic Character puppet collection. Dressed to impress in vintage style, her accessorizes include pink hair bow, high heels and a single bangle on her wrist. Her blue eyes, accented with eyeshadow and long lashes, brightens her personality when you animate her mouth and hands. Imagine all the fun she'll enjoy with her sweetie, Donald Duck, and the rest of the gang.
Enliven playtime with Zero, the ghost dog from Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas. The spirited canine companion of Jack Skellington, this Folkmanis® Puppet has movable mouth, light up nose and diaphanous fabric that enhances its supernatural appeal.
Dug the lovable dog from Disney/Pixar's movie Up comes to life as a Folkmanis® Puppet. Fans can activate his special collar featuring light and sound as they animate his mouth to give him voice…squirrel!
Bring home Disney magic with the Vintage Mickey Mouse puppet from Folkmanis. At 18" tall, this classically styled version of Walt's original comes to life with movable mouth and arms.
Make magical Disney memories anywhere with the Vintage Minnie Mouse puppet from Folkmanis. Heirloom quality is in every detail from the classic styling to the movement in the mouth and arms of this extraordinary 18" soft toy.
RETIRED - This item was retired in May 2022 and has limited to no availability.
Sweet, kind and steadfast friend Winnie the Pooh comes to life as a Folkmanis® Puppet. Wearing his signature knitted red sweater, this beloved storybook bear has jointed legs and movable mouth and arms to forage and eat his favorite hunny.