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Duck Billed Platypus are definitely one of the most unique animals of all wildlife creatures. Growing up many of us are familiar with the story of the platypus egg that roles out of the nest. Upon hatching the platypus spends most of the story trying to find it’s identity. It thinks it is a duck because of it’s bill, then it thinks it is a fish because it can swim. Everywhere the platypus goes it continues to try to find out what it is. Of course we all know it is not a duck or a fish but it is a platypus. Platypus are native to Australia so they are not found in or around America unless they are in a zoo. For people searching for platypus collectibles there are platypus gift store items including platypus plush stuffed animals, crossing signs and platypus toy miniatures. Because platypus are so unusual they are often the subject of school study and education. For this purpose platypus toy miniatures are perfect for platypus dioramas, handling and examination. Since platypus are known for there being adept on water and on land they may become the mascot of swimming clubs, or even military amphibious operations. A Platypus toy miniature could become a good luck carry with you piece for swimmers, soldiers, club members and anyone who feels as if the platypus represents their group. Because of their relative low cost they can even be giveaways for promotions or benefits. For zoos that are opening a new Australian exhibit or platypus habitat a platypus toy miniature could be a give away to celebrate the grand opening. The platypus toy miniatures as with all animal toy miniatures from the sources listed have met all the American and European standards for toy safety. Platypus toy miniatures are educational learning fun for all and the possibilities are only limited by your imagination.