Young naturalists and zoologists will love this Critter Case Bug House. This bright green and yellow bug observatory has sturdy mesh sides, comfortable handle, and a sliding lid. Parents would love the fact that the lid on the bug house closes tightly so no one will be able to escape their temporary confinements. No more frogs in the bathroom and grasshoppers in bedroom. Educational Toys Planet recommends this Critter Case Bug House because it heightens children's awareness of the world around them, develops better appreciation of the variety of life forms with whom they share the word, increases cognitive and tactile development, and nurtures love of science. The critter case measures 7.5 x 5.5 x 8.5 inches.