Life-like Stuffed Animals M-Z

These amazingly life-like stuffed animals make ideal pets and great teaching tools. Many are exotic—all are loveable.

Monkey - Squirrel Monkey

Life-like  Squirrel Monkey stuffed animal by Hansa



This little Squirrel Monkey stuffed animal by Hansa looks like it just stepped out of the forest.

Great for play or room decoration.



Mountain Goat

Stuffed plush mountain goat hand-crafted by Hansa




Let's face it, handcrafted 12” mountain goat by Hansa is
“udderly adorable.”

Scouted from the pages of, these are some of the most lifelike plush animals you'll find anywhere!

Offered at competitive Amazon prices, many are also eligible for FREE SHIPPING through Amazon.



Hansa brown gelbhals mouse plush toy


Hansa's plush mouse looks like it's ready to take a piece of cheese from your hand.

It is soft, cuddly, and extremely well-crafted.

Hansa also makes a white mouse and an Elephant Mouse .





Plush stuffed opposum by Fiesta Toys




Fiesta's 10 inch plush possum wins cudos for both its cuteness and life-like realism.




Hansa ostrich life-like stuffed animal



This 32 inch stuffed male ostrich by Hansa is handcrafted down to the last lifelike detail.

Whether you're using it for teaching, display, or simply for play, you'll ne er find a more realistic, high-quality ostrich.



Ostrich Stage Puppet

Beautiful plush ostrich stage puppet by Folkmanis



Like all Folkmanis puppets, this 17” ostrich stage puppet stands out among all other contenders.

Just check out these awesome ostrich reviews on Amazon.


Why Life-Like Stuffed Animals Cost More

Realistic plush creations often cost more than ordinary plush toys due to the extra care taken to produce accurate replicas.


Aurora's realistic Barney Owl stuffed animal




9” Barney Owl is another of Aurora's realistic stuffed animals.

Aurora obviously gives a hoot.



Parrot — Scarlet Macaw Puppet

Folkmanis' Scarlet Macaw parrot is colorful and realistic




Folkmanis puppets are delightful toys, perfect for teaching and imaginative play.




Fiesta life-like plush Platypus


The photo of this plush Platypus by Fiesta speaks for itself.

However, a couple dozen admirers also have some great things to say about this platypus..

Even MORE Life-Like Stuffed Animals



Hansa White Seal Plush Toy


This white seal by Hansa is one of the most beautiful
life-like stuffed animals.

It is hand-made with all of Hansa's typical attention to quality and detail.



Sea Turtle

Plush 12-inch sea turtkle flopsie by Aurora



This plush 12” sea turtle is part of Aurora's Flopsie collection.

It is realistically styled, but soft and cuddly.



Sea Turtle — Giant Sea Turtle

Giant plush sea turtle by Melissa & Doug


Melissa & Doug's Giant Sea Turtle measures 26” long.

This lovable giant has recieved over 250 5-star reviews from delighted Amazon customers!



Skunk — by Aurora

Realistic Aurora Stuffed Skunk

This realistic Aurora Sachet Skunk Flopsie is 12 inches long!

Amazon Customer Comment:

“My 4 yr. old granddaughter loves her realistic skunk.I had searched in local stores for a skunk but couldn't find one..Hazel is a nature lover & now she is "into" skunks. She prefers animals to dolls. She likes to pretend the skunk can squirt people!”



Sloth — Three-Toed

plush Three-Toed Sloth by Hansa



This plush Three-Toed by Hansa is hand crafted by Philipino artisans.

As these customers attest, it is life-like, well-made, and well worth the asking price.




Aurora Nutty Gray Plush Squirrel


I once tried to make friends with a squirrel in the park by cupping my hand as if I had a peanut.

The squirrel approached cautiously. When it reached my hand, it rose up on its hind legs and began sniffing around for a peanut.

Finding no peanut, it bit my thumb (I like to think it mistook my thumb for a peanut.)

Plush squirrels are much safer to play with!



Squirrel — Flying Squirrel Puppet

Folkmanis plush stuffed Flyying Squirrel puppet



This Flying Squirrel puppet by Folkmanis has movable front paws and tail.

Delighted Amazon customers call it “soft and sweet,” “amazingly realistic,” and “a HUGE hit.”



Tarantula — Hand Puppet

Folkmanis Plush Tarantula Puppet



This 9 inch Tarantula hand puppet by Folkmanis is meant to fit the hands of children.

It's lots of fun and authentic enough to scare the pants off the squeamish.



Tarsier — Baby

Adorable, lifelike plush baby tarsier by Hansa


Tarsiers are small tree-dwelling animals whose mezmerizing eyes are as large as their brains.

This soft plush tarsier by Hansa invites learning about an exotic creature that could only survive in captivity in this part of the world.




Vulture life-like stuffed animal by Hansa




This life-like plush vulture by Hansa is hand-crafted.

Notice the great attention paid to details!




Cuddlekin 30 Inch realistic stuffed wolf by Wild Republic.

This 30” stuffed wolf by Wild Republic wins kudos for its realism, cuddly softness, and weighted paws!

Gets over 900 dazzling reviews like this one:

“I was absolutely blown away with the quality of this wolf. It's very realistic and so SOFT!! Absolutely love this one!! And yes, it truly is 30" long!!!”




Hansa Australian wombat stuffed animal


This lifelike poseable wombat, hand crafted by Hansa artisans, brings a bit of wild Austrailia to the classroom or bedroom.

Wombats are marsupials; that is, they carry their young in a pouch.


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