Fisher-Price 2-in-1 Hippo goes from a soft cuddly toy to a round ball. Here is a plush that turns into a ball (and vice versa) for a guaranteed surprise effect. This hippopotamus has several fun textures to explore and a removable ring to take it everywhere! Learning and Development Through Play – Fine Motor Skills: Toddlers can develop dexterity by catching and throwing the ball. Sensory Abilities: Soft, shiny and squeaky fabrics stimulate baby’s touch with varied textures. Safety & Happiness: This cute, cuddly little hippo helps reassure little ones.