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Why I Love Hot Pink Rubber Ducks
Lots Of Pink Rubber Ducks!
Here is a collection of the cutest pink rubber ducks at the best prices, with reviews to help you choose. They make great gifts. Also you will find here interesting facts about the rubber duck along with cool pictures, ideas for party games and even a song!
When I first saw a rubber bath duck a number of years ago I fell in love with it. It was just so cheery and bright, it immediately put a smile on my face! What fun for children (and adults) to be able to play with rubber ducks in the bath! They certainly have a retro feel to them and will add color and cheer to any bathroom. Some people enjoy collecting rubber ducks. And when I saw that they came in hot pink, well I was sold!
The BIG Polka Dot Pink Rubber Duck!
Medium Sized - Polka Dots
Surely the cutest of the bunch! Medium sized! This one is so cheerful.
Fun Facts About The Rubber Ducks
Why not use these for your quiz?
There is a Great British Rubber Duck Race held in the UK each year. In 2008, it is estimated that about 250,000 plastic ducks were in the race!
The largest rubber duck on record measures 26 x 20 x 32 meters and was made by Florentijn Hofman, an artist from Holland.
These ones are very small and so are ideal as party favors. Not good for very small children as they are a choking hazard!
Again very small and great fun for parties.
More Pink Rubber Duckies!
Wow, you could start a collection!
Miniature Valentine's heart pink rubber ducks, set of 3. Awwww!
why not sit them on top of a cake! great for Valentine's Day too.
Mini Pink Rubber Ducks! - More Gifts for Duck Lovers!
Do you love tiny things? These ones are small and cute. They are ideal for children with small hands, who will be kept amused for hours with this squeeky bath toy! Although be careful with very small children as some of the tinier ones could be a choking hazard!
This mini mini is perfect for children and also makes a good party favor.
A Brief History
And a fun story
Ernie, a character from Sesame Street, popularized the rubber duck in the 80's with his song 'Rubber Ducky' (see below). The Sun newspaper (A popular tabloid paper in the UK) once ran a story saying that Queen Elizabeth II has a rubber duck in her bathroom which had an inflatable crown. After that sales of rubber ducks in the United Kingdom rose by by 80%!
One Dozen (12) Pink Rubber Duckies Party Favors
Pink Rubber Duckys
These ones are ideal for duck bobbing games, duck races and more. You get 12 of them to a pack so they are perfect for party games and easy on the purse.
They are very cute and are ideal as party favor bag fillers and stocking fillers for little girls.
Please be aware that due to their small size they are not suitable for very young children and babies as they could be a choking hazard.
With Breast Cancer Ribbon
Show your support to the breast cancer crusade with these pairs of ducks featuring the breast cancer ribbons on their chests. These ones don't squeak but they do squirt water.
They are ideal for breast cancer fund raising events and parties. You can sell them to raise money, have them as prizes or use them for games.
CLICK ON THE PICTURE OF THE DUCKS TO PURCHASE THEM.
A Cheerful Song About Rubber Duckies!
Troupe of 24 Breast Cancer Bath Toys
Why not get a whole troupe of them! You get 24 in this pack and they are very good value for money.
CLICK ON THE IMAGE BELOW TO PURCHASE THESE DUCKS!
The World's Biggest Rubber Duck?
Want to see the world's biggest one?
Well I don't know if it is the world's biggest, and it is certainly the biggest one I have ever seen at over 50ft! Take a look at the pictures for yourself by clicking on the link below.
Click here to see the pictures.
This one was towed down the Thames river in London and it was so big that Tower Bridge had to open to let it through! :-)
Games To Play With Your Duckys
For a party game how about sticking a small loop on top of each duck, putting them in a bath full of water and giving each child a stick to try to hook them out of the bath with! The child who hooks out the most ducks wins!
You could use the smaller ducks instead of apples for the game apple bobbing (just be careful that small children are always supervised and be aware of choking hazards). You could put one of the small ducks onto a large pile of flour and get the children to put their faces into a bowl of water (used for the apple bobbing) and then try to get the duck out of the flour with their mouth!
You could play a game of hide the duck or do a treasure hunt!
Or you could always have a good old plain water fight with the ones that squirt! Mind the furniture though!
If you can think of any others let me know in the comments section below.
Do You Prefer Yellow Ones?
If you prefer yours in the traditional yellow color these are for you.
Some More Facts And A Bit About Popularity
> These days rubber ducks are usually made with either rubber (obviously) or sometimes from plastic vinyl because it is cheaper to produce.
> Ernie from the children's TV program Sesame Street certainly played a role in popularizing them (see song above).
> As proof of the popularity of this fantastic toy many collectors and enthusiasts now have collections whose numbers reach into the thousands. In 2007 the world record for a collection was held by Charlotte Lee. Her collection had over 5000 in it then! Perhaps it has grown since then.
> Starting out in just plain yellow with a simple design, they are now available in many different colors, styles, sizes and shapes. There really is one for everyone.
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