October 20, 2017
Safari Ltd Two Toed Sloth figures in the rainforest

Happy…International…Sloth…..Day.

The Spanish historian Gonzalo Fernandez de Oviedo y Valdes, who traveled through South America in the 1500s, once said of the sloth: “I have never seen […]
October 11, 2017
Vaquita Figure in the Ocean

How Can We Save the Vaquita?

The vaquita porpoise is one of the smallest cetaceans (the group that includes whales, dolphins, and porpoises) in the entire world, fully grown at just under […]
October 6, 2017
Safari Ltd's 2018 Collection Wave 2

Safari Ltd’s New 2018 Collection – Part 2

Our second wave of 2018 figures are available now!  New additions for our Dragons, Mythical Realms®, Safari Farm, Winner’s Circle Horses, Best in Show, North American […]
October 6, 2017
Octopus Figure on Coral Reef for World Octopus Day

Wrap Your Arms Around World Octopus Day

Sunday, October 8th is World Octopus Day! Can you guess why this day was chosen to celebrate these cephalopods? Well, it should be pretty obvious why […]
October 3, 2017
A Child Interested in Learning about STEM

Getting Kids Interested in STEM

Recently in education circles, one acronym continually seems to pop up: STEM. What does it mean? Well, STEM refers to the following academic fields: Science, Technology, […]
September 29, 2017
Koalas figures taking a drink

Save the Koalas Day

Save the Koala Day is September 29th! This day was created by the Australian Koala Foundation to raise awareness of the plight of koalas in Australia. […]
September 26, 2017
2018 Wave 1 Safari Ltd Figures with Bernie the Gator

Safari Ltd’s NEW 2018 Collection – Part 1

It’s happening! The first wave of Safari Ltd®’s new 2018 toys are here! Let’s take a look at what you’ll find in this reveal, which features […]
September 22, 2017
Eastern Cottontail Baby Bunny Figures in a Field of Flowers

International Rabbit Day

September 23rd is International Rabbit Day! It’s the day to celebrate all things rabbit-y. But just what is a rabbit, and how is it different from, […]
September 19, 2017
Bobcat and Lynx figures by Safari Ltd

Lynx or Bobcat: Which Cat is That?

There’s a lot of confusion about lynxes out there. For example, despite some rumors to the contrary, the technical term for their large paws is unfortunately […]
September 15, 2017
Safari Ltd Red Panda in its native environment

International Red Panda Day!

The third Saturday in September is International Red Panda Day, thanks to the Red Panda Network! You may have heard of the giant panda, one of […]
September 15, 2017
Safari Ltd Greek Mythological Monster Figures

Monsters of Greek Mythology

Greek mythology was a way for the people of ancient Greece to explain the nature of the world around them, by ascribing various phenomena and events […]
September 8, 2017
Safari Ltd Iguana Figures

Are You Aware of Iguanas?

September 9th means one thing: National Iguana Awareness Day! Are you aware of iguanas? Maybe you think you are, but how much do you really know […]
April 7, 2017
Getting educated with TOOBS

Educating Children with Safari Ltd.® Figures

Of course, Safari Ltd® figures are designed to educate…we are, after all, Toys That Teach®! Our products are designed to be accredited, accurate and authentic, so […]
December 17, 2015

DIY Winter Wonderland Sensory Bin

♩A beautiful sight oh we’re happy tonight, Walking in a winter wonderland ♩ That’s what we have going on in our sensory bin! A DIY winter-themed bin filled […]
October 9, 2013

Greek Mythology: The Tale of the Cyclops

From gods and kings to monsters and beasts, the tales left for us by the ancient Greeks never fail to surprise and excite us! Greek Mythology […]
September 11, 2013

Greek Mythology: The Tale of the Centaur

Welcome back as we continue our Greek Mythology posts written for children! Greek Mythology not only has many great stories, but can also teach valuable lessons. […]
August 14, 2013

Greek Mythology: The Tale of Poseidon

Looking for a new bedtime story that can also teach important history lessons? Well, you’ve found the right place! Typically, Greek mythology is taught between grades […]
July 31, 2013

Greek Mythology: The Tale of Hercules

Greek mythology has been incorporated into everything from Hollywood movies to children’s television shows. To top it all off, it is a fun and interesting topic […]
July 29, 2013

How to Teach your Children about Shark Conservation

What is the most dreaded word you could hear when having a nice beach day with your friends and family? That one’s easy- “SHARRRRRK!” Hearing this […]
July 24, 2013

An Introduction to Greek Mythology for Children- The Story of Medusa

Have an interest in Greek Mythology? Although these ‘myths’ seem to just be ancient stories, the depth of the lessons they teach is hard to fathom. […]
June 17, 2013

An Interview with Miami’s Own Becky the Aquarist!

Holding a bucket of fish in one hand and a baby otter in the other, Becky the Aquarist stands 3 ¾ inches tall and looks ready […]