Chubby cheeks and racing stripes greet you when this friendly Chipmunk climbs aboard your hand. This seven inch tall hand puppet fits an adult hand which can animate the front paws and easily work the cute Chipmunk mouth. Need a reading companion at your house ? Our Chipmunk Puppet turns pages at story time !
Movable mouth and front paws
2011 Parent's Choice Silver Award Winner
Facts of Interest:
- The sixteen sprcies of chipmunk are distributed across North America and northern Asia in woodland areas.
- Chipmunks dig a complicated system of underground burrows that extend down several feet into the soil and contain storerooms, a nest, and many connecting tunnels.
- Chipmunks can carry seven chestnuts in one trip, three in each cheek pouch and one in their mouth.
- A chipmunk's winter cache of nuts, seeds, and grains is very large, since they don't really hibernate but must eat all winter.