This modern interpretation of the classic stacking toy is as adorable as it is educational! The charming miniature wooden sheep is sustainably made from chemical-free rubber wood. It is sanded to a buttery softness and stained with eco-friendly dyes. Pulling down on the little sheep's tail releases the stacking disks, the interior of the disks are color coded to coordinate with the lace. This learning toy helps children develop their problem solving and concentration skills, increases patience, all while honing fine motor ability and hand eye coordination. When the sheep is 'stacked' together it makes a great addition to a dramatic play or block area, prefect for free play. It is an ideal addition to classrooms, preschools, and the home environment. The Lacing Sheep measures 5.31" W. x 3.15" L. x 3.54" H. and can be wiped clean with a mild soap and water mixture and a soft, damp cloth. Constructive Playthings Lacing Sheep is recommended for children ages 3 yrs. +.