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Melissa & Doug Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck

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Melissa & Doug Safari Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck

These African animals need a ride back home. Go on safari with the Melissa & Doug Safari Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck to take them back where they belong. Made of solid wood with fun, colorful details, the animals can be sorted into the truck by shape through the die-cut slots, helping you build valuable counting and pattern recognition skills. When it's time to release the animals into the wild, simply let them out through the cargo door on the back of the truck.

Product Highlights

  • Safari truck can be rolled along the floor during your play safari adventures
  • Sort each African animal by shape and place them into the vehicle through the die-cut slots
  • Lift and remove the cargo door on the back of the truck to let the animals loose
  • Solid-wood playset features bright colors and details that help you learn to recognize each African animal
  • One male and one female ranger fit in the cab
  • Includes alligator, zebra, rhinoceros, elephant, giraffe, hippopotamus and lion pieces
  • Encourages children to develop counting, pattern recognition and other basic skills
  • Suitable for ages 2 years and up

What's Included

  • Melissa & Doug Safari Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck
  • Seven African animal pieces
  • Two rescue rangers
Build skills through play
Gear up for an adventure into the wild! Load the animals into the truck by sorting them into their respective slots. When you're finished, slip the rangers into the cab and roll away.
It's a jungle out there!
Made of solid wood for durability, the animals are easy for little hands to grasp and offer bright colors and details that teach you how to recognize each animal during play sessions.

Product Description

Animal rescue rangers to the rescue! With this rugged safari truck, two cheerful people are ready to zoom across the Savannah to help their animal friends. The alligator, zebra, rhinoceros, elephant, giraffe, hippopotamus and lion fit into the truck's sides through die-cut slots, so this exciting toy is perfect for imaginative play and fine motor skills. Lift and remove the cargo door to unload the colorful animals, then count, sort and stack the solid-wood pieces before loading the truck and securing the door in its track. One male and one female ranger fit in the cab of the truck, or come out to tend to the animals on the preserve.

Additional Info

930467

9C5CB619

000772051804

5180

2.1 pounds

10.4 x 6.3 x 4.6

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  • This item is NOT eligible for shipping to APO/FPO addresses, U.S. Territories, Puerto Rico or P.O. Boxes
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Average Customer Rating:

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Melissa & Doug Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck
 
4.6

(based on 37 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (25)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Fun (24)
  • Easy to play (20)
  • Educational (20)
  • Entertaining (18)
  • Can withstand use (17)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Children (26)
  • Young children (8)
  • Family (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Parent (29), Thrifty (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (20), No (12)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

One year later, still a hit

My 21 month old received this for Christmas 2013. (He is almost 3 now.) Playing with the animals helped to reinforce the learning of their names and it didn't take long for him...Read complete review

My 21 month old received this for Christmas 2013. (He is almost 3 now.) Playing with the animals helped to reinforce the learning of their names and it didn't take long for him to "get" the concept of putting each animal through it's OWN hole into the truck. He has a ball pushing the truck around the house and even filling it with other items (like Melissa and Doug wooden puzzle animals) in addition to the animals that came with the it. We rotate toys out by request and the Rescue Rangers made another appearance again recently and is still fun over a year later. I like that everything stores inside the vehicle for easy clean-up. I DO wish (like with all the wooden toys) that the paint was a little less "chippy" especially around edges and corners. Otherwise, I think we may get a few more years out of this toy, entertainment-wise. Beyond the shape and naming skills, the opportunities for imaginative play are endless.

VS

Most Helpful Critical Review

 

A tad disappointed

This is adorable while packaged but as soon as you take the plastic off the pieces on the side and back dnt stay on the truck. They keep falling off. The material is great...Read complete review

This is adorable while packaged but as soon as you take the plastic off the pieces on the side and back dnt stay on the truck. They keep falling off. The material is great and other than that it's visually pleasing but it's frustrating for my kid because the pieces dnt stay on so they quickly got bored and only play with the pieces seperatly.

Reviewed by 37 customers

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4.0

Always buy Melissa n Doug Products

By Kristy

from Bensalem, PA

About Me Parent

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Can Withstand Use
  • Educational

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Children

    Comments about Melissa & Doug Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck:

    I have not yet used. Bought as a gift. Always enjoy Melissa and Doug products.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes

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    5.0

    Adorable

    By Pandar

    from Michigan

    About Me Parent

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    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Can Withstand Use
    • Easy To Play
    • Educational
    • Entertaining
    • Fun
    • Thought Provoking

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Children

      Comments about Melissa & Doug Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck:

      My child loves this toy immediately. Highly recommend for toddlers who love puzzles.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

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      5.0

      My toddler LOVES this toy!!

      By MrsSeymour

      from Lakewood, CO

      About Me Parent

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      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Can Withstand Use
      • Easy To Play
      • Entertaining
      • Fun

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Children

        Comments about Melissa & Doug Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck:

        Its the perfect mix of challenging yet simple to keep my 18 month old entertained. She loves the animals too.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        5.0

        super cute

        By love to shop

        from middletown, ny

        About Me Child Care Provider, Educator, Parent, Thrifty

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Can Withstand Use
        • Easy To Play
        • Educational
        • Entertaining
        • Fun
        • Interactive
        • Thought Provoking

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Children

          Comments about Melissa & Doug Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck:

          my son loves animals so he is motivated to play with this toy

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

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          5.0

          I would buy this product again and again

          By Idy

          from Largo,Fl

          About Me Parent

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Play
          • Educational
          • Entertaining
          • Fun
          • Interactive

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Children
            • Family

            Comments about Melissa & Doug Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck:

            This toy is amazing, my little boy loved and learned to say the name of each animal I'm so happy because he just learned how to speak

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            3.0

            Ok but my daughter defeated the purpose

            By Mom the beagle

            from Sterling, Virginia

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            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Can Withstand Use
            • Easy To Play
            • Entertaining

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Children

              Comments about Melissa & Doug Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck:

              My daughter was excited to play with the truck but figured out immediately that if she turned the pieces sideways they fit through the holes.

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              5.0

              This was the favorite out of the three that I purchased.

              By Shoes

              from Cincinnati, Ohio

              About Me Parent

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Fun
              • Thought Provoking

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Children

                Comments about Melissa & Doug Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck:

                Again, he gravitated towards this toy, and hung on to it.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes

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                5.0

                I would recommend this product for a child

                By Safari

                from San Antonio, Tx

                About Me Parent

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Educational

                Cons

                • Helpful

                Best Uses

                • Children

                Comments about Melissa & Doug Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck:

                Very good experience with this product for the learning of a child when it comes to shapes and animals

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

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                5.0

                Cute, fun and sturdy

                By Bbunch

                from Utah

                About Me Parent

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Can Withstand Use
                • Easy To Play
                • Educational
                • Entertaining
                • Fun
                • Interactive
                • Thought Provoking

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Children

                  Comments about Melissa & Doug Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck:

                  Bought this for my nephew for his birthday and he loves it! You can put all the animals inside and drive the truck around or you can sort the animals through their slots. He is 2 and had a blast with it. I even accidentally dropped it down some stairs and it was just fine!

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes

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                  5.0

                  Cute, fun sorting truck

                  By Monika

                  from Chicago

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                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Play
                  • Entertaining
                  • Fun

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Children

                    Comments about Melissa & Doug Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck:

                    Fun toy to play with the truck you can drive and pretend to be zoo keepers and collect those animals by sorting them in right places.

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