Born in France in 1961, Sophie the Giraffe is the only 100% natural rubber teething toy in the world! Sophie the Giraffe, who looks exactly the same today as she did back then, is still handmade in France using 100% natural rubber derived from the sap of the Hevea tree.Made from 100% natural rubber derived from the sap of the Hevea treeNatural rubber is soft, safe and non-toxic for baby to teethe and chewlightweight and easy to grasp for tiny handsPainted with non-toxic, food-grade paintsStimulating to baby’s senses with her soft colours and gentle squeakBumpy head helps soothe sore, teething gumsSophie makes a soft squeak when squeezed - such fun for a baby!Slender, flexible and soft - babies love manipulating and teething Sophie17 cm tallSophie comes in a gift box with a birth certificate to fill inWhy is Sophie such a huge success? Sophie the Giraffe is baby’s first toy, full of discoveries and activities and stimulating each of his senses.Sight:
The dark and contrasting spots all over Sophie the Giraffe's body provide visual stimulation and make her easily recognizable to baby. She soon becomes a familiar and reassuring object.Hearing:
Her squeaker keeps baby amused, stimulates his hearings, and helps him to understand the link between cause and effect.Taste:
Sophie the Giraffe is very flexible and has lots of parts for baby to chew (ears, horns, legs). She is perfect for soothing baby's sore gums when teething and is completely safe. Made of 100% natural rubber and food paint.Touch:
Sophie the Giraffe is perfect for baby's small hands. She is very light and her long legs and neck are easy for baby to grip. She is very soft to touch, just like baby's mummy, stimulating soothing physiological and emotional responses.Smell:
The singular scent of natural rubber (from Hevea tree) makes Sophie the Giraffe very special and easy for your child to identify amid all his other toys.