Top 10 Toys that Teach Animal Sounds

One of the most important things for any parent to do is teach their child about animals. Teaching children about animal sounds is one of the first steps to becoming an animal lover. Learning more about animals helps children learn empathy and compassion, which are essential skills for all people. Here are some of our favorite toys that help children learn animal sounds.

  1. Animal Farm Sounds Plush Play Set

    Includes five farm animals and ten buttons each with an animal sound printed on it. Children can press the buttons to hear what they are associated with, or can place them in the right spots on the mat. The mat also has pictures that correspond with each button for additional learning opportunities. If the pictures and buttons aren’t enough of a learning opportunity, there is also a free app for this toy that plays three-minute stories with over twenty different animal sounds.

  2. Animal Farm Set Includes 4 Talking Soft Cuddly Plush Stuffed Animals
    • 🐮 WHAT'S INCLUDED: Plush Creations brings you a new fantastic animal plush toy set, "My Farmhouse." Our five-piece classic animal farm set comes with an assortment of 4 ultra-cute farm figures that talk and make realistic live sounds, and a plush barn stable to store all the farm animals when done playing. The playset includes a Plush Cow, Plush Horse, Plush Lamb, and a Plush Rooster. Get your child smiling and animated by hugging or squeezing these fluffy and squishy plush animal farm dolls.
    • 🐔 INTERACTIVE & EDUCATIONAL: Just squeeze or hug the super-soft plush farm animals to hear the cutest lifelike animal sound! Each animal introduces itself and then makes the coolest real-life animal sounds! The cow makes moo, the rooster crows, the horse neighs, and the sheep bleats for easier recognition. Turn playtime into a learning moment, boost your child's confidence, and help your small kids' learn about zoo animals and pets! Great gift for infants and babies, boys or girls.
    • 🐴 SIZE: These friendly huggable mini plush stuffed animals are compact, lightweight, and easy to carry along. Every individual miniature plush animal measures 5" inches in height, and the plush barn house carrier is 7 x 9 inches. It's the perfect size for your children's' little hand to carry indoor while at home or take-along on the go. Your children will love to play with this fun, ultra-cute stuffed animal plush set. Surprise your sweet baby boy or girl with these plush farm animal toys toda
    • 🐑 QUALITY: All of the products at Plush Creations are made from the softest and highest quality non-toxic materials available in the industry! These plush stuffed animals are 100% safe for your newborn infant, baby, or toddler. The plush animal figures are durable and can be washed with a damp cloth to keep it clean and germ-free for your little ones! Watch your little cuddlers laugh and snuggle with this fuzzy, and cozy stuffed animal plush doll!
    • ✅MISSION: Plush Creations sells plush toys for preschool aged children. Our purpose is to provide high quality interactive and education plush toys while using high quality materials and attractive designs. Our commitment is to inspire smiles on the children playing with our toys, and to give back, by donating 10% of proceeds to charity!
  3. The Fisher Price Laugh & Learn Remote

    Plays more than fifteen minutes of music and sounds that teach children about animals through animal names and sounds in English and Spanish. This toy is suitable for children ages six months to three years and can be used in walkers and cribs with adjustable volume settings and a handle for easy carrying.

  4. Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Puppy's Remote
    • 35+ sing-along songs, tunes & phrases
    • Light-up screen
    • Baby can click away to hear numbers, ABCs, colors, opposites, greetings and more
    • Helps give baby’s fine motor skills a “push” in the right direction
    • Look what you did! Making things happen helps baby discover cause & effect
    • Lights, fun music, phrases & bright colors grab baby’s attention and help develop all-important senses!
  5. The VTech Busy Learners Activity Cube

    A five-sided cube with different activities on each side. Each of these activities helps teach children letters, numbers colors, animals and more. This toy has adjustable volume settings that parents can turn down to help keep the noise to a minimum.

  6. VTech Busy Learners Activity Cube WLM
    • 12 to 24 Months
    • Hand-Eye Coordination
    • Interactive Toys
  7. Melissa & Doug Farm Animal Sound Puzzle

    is a fun, colorful way to teach children about animals. When the puzzle pieces are correctly placed on the wooden puzzle board, kids can hear eight realistic animal sounds. The sturdy wooden puzzle board has a matching picture under each peg piece for visual reinforcement of which piece goes where. Eye- and ear-catching puzzle enhances matching and listening skills while encouraging independent play. Makes a great gift for toddlers and preschoolers, ages 2 and up!

  8. Melissa & Doug Farm Animals Sound Puzzle
    • Hear eight realistic animal sounds with this 8-piece wooden sound puzzle with the sturdy wooden puzzle board
    • Full-color matching picture under each wooden peg puzzle piece
    • Eye- and ear-catching puzzle enhances matching and listening skills
    • Aural reinforcement helps children play independently
    • Makes a great gift for toddlers and preschoolers, ages 2 and up, for hands-on, screen-free play
    • 2 AAA batteries not included
  9. The farm and jungle animal set

    includes a cow, a pig, a sheep, a goat, an elephant, a monkey and a tiger. The plush animals are made from high-quality materials that are super soft to the touch. Each of them has its own unique sounds that will keep your little one engaged for hours! The talking plush toys set will help your child learn all about farm and jungle animals while also developing his or her imagination and creativity skills. They’re perfect for both boys and girls!

  10. Animal Toys Set with Sound (Set of 8)
    • THE FARM & JUNGLE LIFE AWAITS YOU! – Surprise your little angel with an amazing plush animals set that will keep him or her busy for hours and hours! Our farm and jungle creatures set also features amazing talking sounds that will captivate any baby boy or girl and teach them a thing of two about the animal kingdom!
    • LEARN ALL ABOUT THE FARM & JUNGLE ANIMALS! – These plush animal toys will not only promote a vivid imagination, creativity and pretend-play skills but they also make cool talking sounds that will excite any baby boy or girl and become their favorite toys for years to come!
    • ULTRA-SAFE FOR BABIES & TODDLERS! – If you’re worried about your boy’s or girl’s sensitive skin or their health and well-being…you shouldn’t be! These plush talking animal toys are totally safe for everyone and the entire set includes eight farm and jungle animals which is more than enough for play dates and siblings playing together!
    • A THOUGHTFUL GIFTING IDEA! - Gift a Cow, Horse, Sheep, Rooster, Monkey, Lion, Tiger & Elephant toy set to your son or daughter and help them create their own collection with an ear-to-ear smile! Perfect as an impulse gift for your children and grandchildren, they’re also great for birthdays and special occasions!
    • 100% FUN OR YOUR MONEY BACK! - Make these talking plush toys yours today and if you are not entirely thrilled with your purchase for any reason, simply get in touch with us and take advantage of our 5-YEAR Satisfaction Guarantee!
  11. The Crawl Ball

    is the first smart ball that recognizes your baby’s interaction and responds with animal sounds, songs, and lights. It also has a soft plush exterior that is safe for babies to play with. This crawl ball reacts to your child’s ROLL, TAP, SHAKE or TOSS movements. The reactions are fun and entertaining! It will sing 3 catchy animal songs when you press the button on top of the ball.The interactive toy features 6 different animals sounds: Cat Meow, Dog Barking and more!

  12. Interactive Animal Sounds Crawl Ball Toy for Babies and Toddlers
    • SMART REACTIONS - Intelligent sensors recognize a ROLL, TAP, SHAKE, or TOSS and respond. Check out the demo video!
    • ANIMAL SOUNDS & SONGS - Laugh while learning each animal sound, and sing along to 3 catchy animal songs!
    • SOFT and SAFE - Unlike hard plastic baby toys, this ball is designed with a soft plush exterior to promote safe and healthy play! Passes all USA and EU safety requirements.
    • PERFECT BABY GIFT - This is the ideal gift for babies and toddlers from 6, 8, 12 months to 1+ years old!
    • BATTERIES INCLUDED - 3 AAA are included, and it has HIGH/LOW volume control.
  13. TOMY’s Animal Sounds Hayride Preschool Toy

    is a fun and interactive way for children to learn animal sounds. The detachable animals include a horse, cow, sheep and pig that can be pushed along the hayride. When the farmer is pushed forward, he sings ‘Old McDonald’ in English. This toy would make an excellent gift for any child who loves farm animals or enjoys learning new things!

  14. TOMY John Deere Animal Sounds Hayride
    • Includes: Push-along John Deere toy tractor with farmer and wagons with 4 removable farm animal toys; 3 AAA batteries included so the fun can start right away
    • Interactive Musical Fun: Place the farmer in the John Deere tractor and press down to play 'Old McDonald Had a Farm'
    • Encourage Matching Skills: Match each toy farm animal to their space and then press to hear their sounds
    • Our kids’ tractor is an officially Licensed John Deere Product
    • Suitable For: Our farm toy is fun for ages 12 months and up
    • German (Publication Language)
  15. Set of 4 Plush Puppies with Sounds

    . These cute puppies are the perfect companion for your child. They will love their new friends! Each one has a built-in sound that triggers when squeezed or hugged. The simple and cute “BARK” sound will make your kid giggle. And the built-in battery will last long enough to play all day long! Your kids won’t put these toys down! In an age of video games, cell phones, tablets and iPods, it can be hard to get them off of those adorable puppies!

  16. Puppy Dog House - Plush Animals Sound Toys with Carrier
    • FULL LITTER - These stuffed animals will bring a smile to your child’s face. The set comes with 4 different colored Plush Puppies. House them in the doghouse carrying case
    • PUPPY SOUNDS - Your child just has to squeeze or hug each dog. This will trigger its sound. The simple and cute “BARK” sound will make your kid giggle. And the built-in battery will last
    • HELPS TODDLERS LEARN - The animal noises help young kids make associations. They will know exactly what a dog sounds like. The set also meets all CHILD-SAFETY standards
    • PLAY ALL DAY -Your kids won’t put these toys down! In an age of video games and tablets, stuffed animals encourage more creativity. Join in on the fun and make some warm memories
    • PACK N’ GO - Not too big, not too small, and very travel-friendly. The carrier case is (7.5"x7.4"x5.7)" and puppies are (4"x3.5"). Pack it up and bring it to Grandma’s house!
  17. The Fisher-Price World of Animals See ‘n Say

    is an interactive toy that teaches children animal names and sounds. Kids will enjoy pointing the arrow at the different animal pictures on each page, pulling the lever to hear the name of the animal and its sound, then pressing a button to quiz themselves with fun questions about animals. The See ‘n Say also plays music notes when you point to them.

  18. Fisher-Price World of Animals See 'n Say
    • ​With two pages of animals, kids will discover a variety of new friends in the animal kingdom
    • Teaches children animal names and sounds​
    • Point arrow at animal picture and pull lever to find out its name and hear its sound
    • Quiz questions offer toddlers a chance to test their animal knowledge!
    • Point arrow to the music note to hear fun songs about the animals.
  19. Interactive Pop Up Animals Toy with Light, Music, Animal Sound

    This interactive pop-up toy is the perfect gift for kids of all ages. It includes 3 different playing modes: Silent Mode, Animal Sound/Music Mode and Game/Music & Light Mode. The animals pop up when kids activate the device and makes no sound. When the animal pops up with relevant animal sound or music, they can press its head to hear fun sounds and music. When the light stops, they need to find out which animal pops up by pressing it down until it clicks into place. Pressing on any other part will not work!

  20. Interactive Pop Up Animals Toy with Light, Music, Animal Sound
    • UPGRADE POP UP TOY - Not just Pop up! The interactive pop-up animals toy includes 3 different playing modes. Silent Mode: the animals pop up when kids activate the device and makes no sound. Animal Sound/Music Mode: When the animal pops up with relevant animal sound or music. Game/Music & Light Mode: Pop up the correct animal when the light stops.
    • GREAT DEVELOPMENTAL TOY - The animal pops up when kids push, twist, switch, or press the device. Then just snap the lids shut and play again. Great for learning about cause and effect and strengthening fingers flexibility.
    • POPPIN PLAYTIME - With bright colors, numbers, cute animals (Hippo, Bear, Elephant, Giraffe), and endless FUN in the favorite hands-on, pop-up activity toy for babies and toddlers ages 12 months and up.
    • STORE AND GO - Interactive open-close toy are well built and durable. Round edge is safe to kids. It also comes with an easy-carry handle, perfect for take-along play and simple storage.
    • A GREAT GIFT FOR BABY - Best gift for holidays, birthday party or festival (Easter, Christmas, Black Friday, Halloween, Thanksgiving, New Year).

If you’re looking for the perfect toy to teach your child animal sounds, there are plenty of options out there. From toys with beads and mirrors to more advanced learning centers, these ten toys will help children learn about animals in a fun way!