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Our Favourite Farm Themed Toys for Toddlers

Our Favourite Farm Themed Toys for Toddlers From the three little pigs to Old MacDonald's farm, there is surely no shortage of the farm-animal theme among young kids. Although most kids don’t typically see live farm animals often, they are a constant image in books, toys, and songs for the first few years of a child’s life. 

Why exactly are farm themed toys for kids so popular? Similar to other animals that are not found in cities, such as ones found in jungles, the arctic, or the ocean, farm animals are a great way to introduce your child to the world that exists outside of their backyard. It’s an opportunity to teach them about how other people in the world live, which allows them to exercise their imagination and ask questions. You can also explain to them the importance of farm animals and the roles they play in our lives; such as providing us with the milk we drink and the eggs we eat.