Toy reviews

Skip Hop Zoo Paddle and Go Owl

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Best for Toddlers 12+ months
Top benefits Encourages motor skill development, durable enough to be passed down, phthalate-free
Considerations Kids may outgrow it fairly quickly
Bottom line Simple and cute, Skip Hop Zoo Paddle and Go Owl offers loads of splashing to make tub time fun. Made of durable plastic, it also features drainage holes to prevent mould growth.
Buy CAD $11.99 USD $8.00


  • Wind-up wings to paddle in bath
  • Phthalate-free
  • Drainage holes help prevent mould growth


Splish-splash! Your kid is taking a bath and having a blast with the Skip Hop Zoo Paddle and Go Owl, a wind-up toy that makes tub time much more fun. Winding the owl’s wings encourages motor skill development, and the toy is the perfect size for kids to grip with their little hands. Phthalate-free, this colourful floating owl is durable enough to last a long time, making it a great toy to pass down to younger siblings or family members. It’s also easy to clean and there’s no assembly required—just toss it in the tub and have a hoot!   

My toddler would often wind this up to entertain my one-year-old in the bath. I appreciated the toy’s simplicity and the clicking noise when it was finished winding up.” —Jennifer, mom of two