Top 10 Stuffed Animals 2016

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2016 Best Stuffed Animals for Kids

Two teddy bears on a benchStuffed (or plush) animals have been a staple in practically every child’s toy “wardrobe” for many a year. Today there is still no lack of love for them – for many children these toys provide comfort, love and can come in quite handy in creative and even educational activities.

What’s here: On this page you will find the ten best kids’ stuffed animals by consumer popularity and ratings for 2016. There are some new faces among them – and some returning favorites.

For shoppers: For each of the top ten stuffed animals listed on this page, one or more resources are provided to help buy it online safely, securely and for a great price. Merchants are hand-picked for each toy based on low price and trusted, safe online shopping reputation. (Links to reviews are also provided, where available.)

What’s Here:

1. Furby Connect
2. GUND Pusheenicorn
3. Jellycat Bashful Bunny
4. Baby Einstein Octoplush
5. LeapFrog My Pal Scout
6. Bedtime Originals Humphrey Elephant
7. Finding Dory 6 Inch Mini Plush
8. TY Beanie Boos – Slush Husky
9. Wild Republic Cuddlekin Three Toed Sloth
10. Gund My First Teddy Bear

1. Furby Connect

Price: $89.99
You save: $10.00 (10 %)
5 new from $89.994 used from $78.29

Ages: 6 and up

Hitting the very top of our top 10 stuffed animals list in 2016 is Furby Connect.

New to the Furby collection. Connects are in a series all their own. A little less plump, but just as adorable—this Furby connects to the Furby Connect World (a downloadable app). The best part is the sleep mask that keeps these furbies snoozing despite whatever goes on around them.

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Furby Connect Pink w Bluetooth

$124.89
End Date: Friday Sep-30-2016 7:34:33 PDT
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Hasbro FURBY CONNECT - BLUE Brand New Sealed Box WORLDWIDE SHIP - READY TO SHIP

$152.49
End Date: Friday Sep-30-2016 13:42:46 PDT
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Furby Connect Exclusive Launch Hasbro Bluetooth

$90.00
End Date: Friday Sep-30-2016 17:21:32 PDT
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2. GUND Pusheenicorn

Ages: 1 and up

GUND Pusheenicorn comes in next among this year’s best stuffed animals for kids.

Pusheen is a magical internet sensation! This cool kitty is available as a plush puss in unicorn form. Her hair is rainbow-colored and her horn is silver with a hint of glimmery, glittery sparkle. Soft, cuddly, and perfect for naps.

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Gund PUSHEEN Backpack Clip Keychain - PUSHEENICORN Unicorn - NEW!

$10.95
End Date: Friday Sep-30-2016 15:14:27 PDT
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Gund New * Pusheenicorn * 13-Inch Plush Pusheen the Cat Kitty Comic Stuffed

$27.95
End Date: Friday Sep-30-2016 17:36:55 PDT
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GUND Pusheenicorn Stuffed Animal

$24.83
End Date: Friday Sep-30-2016 21:33:44 PDT
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3. Jellycat Bashful Bunny

Ages: 0 and up

I love this one! Jellycat Bashful Bunny makes it to #3 on the list.

Aw, this bunny is bashful. His fur is what you would call luxurious—super-soft, plush, and fluffy. Like smooth, silky fabric against your skin. I love his big, floppy ears, and he has an adorable pink nose. Perfect bedtime snuggler.

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Jellycat Pink Bashful Bunny Blanket Doudou Comforter Soother Rabbit Jelly Kitten

$7.78
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 8:28:18 PDT
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Children's- Bashful-Beige Bunny-FREE SHIPPING!

$22.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 14:24:10 PDT
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Two Pack Of Children's-Bashful-Beige Bunny-FREE SHIPPING!

$39.99 (0 Bids)
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4. Baby Einstein Octoplush

Price: $15.64
58 new from $7.990 used

Ages: 3 months – 3 years

Also making a place among the 2016 best stuffed animals is a returning favorite – Baby Einstein Octoplush.

Lots-a developmental fun for babies. The Octoplush is a huggable, sweet-faced cephalopod in blue with underneath patterns of ABCs and music notes. Lovin’ the soft velour. He plays familiar lullabies, and each arm features a different button for tactile learning.

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Baby Einstein Octoplush

$18.60
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 11:05:28 PDT
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Baby Einstein Octoplush Developmental Musical Plush Toy, 30933, *LIGHTLY USED*

$12.95
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 12:11:33 PDT
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Baby Einstein Octoplush

$21.82
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 23:14:40 PDT
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5. LeapFrog My Pal Scout

Price: $14.99
You save: $10.00 (40 %)
113 new from $14.940 used

Ages: 6 months – 3 years

Another returning top pick among children’s stuffed animals this year — LeapFrog My Pal Scout.

Scout is a LeapFrog favorite in plush form, but he connects to a smart phone, tablet, or computer via an app code and download. Learn about ABCs, 123s, shapes, words, colors, and emotions by pressing the buttons on his paws.

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New USB PC Computer Data Link SYNC Cable for LeapFrog My Pal Violet/MyPal Scout

$8.05
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 10:02:21 PDT
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LeapFrog My Pal Scout Musical Baby Learning Toy Puppy Dog Plush Play BNIB

$30.00
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 12:26:34 PDT
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My Pal Scout Leapfrog Plush Learning Toy Puppy Dog Musical Green Talking Light

$5.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 14:59:45 PDT
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6. Bedtime Originals Humphrey Elephant

Ages: 0 – 3

Next up on the list – Bedtime Originals Humphrey Elephant.

Humphrey is an adorable bedtime buddy and quite a small elephant. He is soft, cuddly, and sweet-faced, with big, floppy ears, a cute trunk, and a round, squishy body. To clean, machine cycle on gentle and tumble dry on low.

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Bedtime Originals Plush Toy Humphrey Elephant Bedtime Originals 230043E

$9.28
End Date: Friday Sep-30-2016 4:29:14 PDT
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Bedtime Originals Plush Toy, Humphrey Elephant

$9.30
End Date: Saturday Oct-1-2016 8:34:36 PDT
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Bedtime Originals Plush Toy, Humphrey Elephant

$11.99
End Date: Saturday Oct-1-2016 22:53:16 PDT
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7. Finding Dory 6 Inch Mini Plush

Price: $7.99
45 new from $7.890 used

Ages: 2 – 6

And here is the Finding Dory 6 Inch Mini Plush – making it to #7 of the top stuffed animals for 2016.

Finding Nemo and Finding Dory were two of my favorite Pixar movies, ever. For Disney lovers, like myself, this plush of Dory is a bright blue reminder of awesome films. She is soft, cuddly, squishy, and…wait for it–memorable! Ha!

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Disney Pixar 6 inch Finding Dory Mini Plush - Dory

$14.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Tuesday Oct-4-2016 9:09:13 PDT
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Disney Pixar 6 inch Finding Dory Movie Toy Mini Plush - Dory NWT

$12.99
End Date: Sunday Oct-9-2016 15:30:34 PDT
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Disney Pixar 6 inch Finding Dory Mini Plush - Dory

$7.99
End Date: Sunday Oct-16-2016 5:49:52 PDT
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8. TY Beanie Boos – Slush Husky

Price: $6.50
You save: $3.49 (35 %)
102 new from $3.520 used

Ages: 3 – 12

And TY Beanie Boos – Slush Husky also manages a place with the top-selling and highly reviewed stuffed animals this year.

Meet Slush—an oh-so-cute, velvety soft, husky pup with sparkly blue eyes, bright blue ears, and silvery, white-accented fur. You might remember beanie babies from TY, but Slush is from the Beanie Boo collection. Lovin’ the attached tag for gift-giving.

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6" TY Beanie Boos Slush Husky Dog Glitter Eyes Plush Stuffed Toys New Girl Gift

$4.59
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 11:40:10 PDT
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TY Beanie Boos - Slush - Husky

$7.87
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 12:29:52 PDT
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TY (Retired) Beanie Boo Boo Slush 6" Authentic Plush 2010 Husky Dog

$11.69
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 15:35:05 PDT
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9. Wild Republic Cuddlekin Three Toed Sloth

Price: $11.79
You save: $3.20 (21 %)
28 new from $11.740 used

Ages: 0 and up

In the 9th position on the list is another favorite of mine – Wild Republic Cuddlekin Three Toed Sloth.

Oh my goodness! This three-toed sloth is a MUST for bedtime snugglebugs. He is absolutely too cute for words! Whew, I need to regain my composure. Ha! He is super shaggy, soft, and slightly oversized, with a sweet, curious face.

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Wild Republic Cuddlekin Three Toed Sloth Plush Toy 2006 2010

$14.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 13:59:49 PDT
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Wild Republic Cuddlekin Three Toed Sloth 12" Plush

$16.42
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 20:19:14 PDT
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Wild Republic Cuddlekin Three Toed Sloth 12 Plush B00BB7YETE

$12.26
End Date: Friday Sep-30-2016 2:14:40 PDT
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10. Gund My First Teddy Bear

Price: $8.80
You save: $1.20 (12 %)
109 new from $7.490 used

Ages: 0 and up

The final pick among 2016’s top ten stuffed animals is Gund My First Teddy Bear.

The perfect gift for newborns. I would totally take this teddy to a baby shower or housewarming to welcome a new tyke home. My First Teddy is a plush, tan cutie with soft, fluffed fur and a big satin bow.

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Gund My First Teddy Bear Baby Boy Small Blue 13" Lovey Plush Stuffed Animals

$14.39
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 7:59:29 PDT
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Baby Gund, Pink, MY FIRST TEDDY Bear Plush Stuffed Animal 10", 7" Sitting, New

$12.95
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 12:16:59 PDT
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GUND Baby Girl My First 1st Teddy Bear Pink 15"H, 4043975 Age 0+

$15.00
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 13:17:41 PDT
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Update note: This page was modified to reflect current information on 07/12/16.

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