This Melissa & Doug puzzle is designed with some of the best animals from the African Plains. Each animal is brightly colored and large enough that it's easier to put them together. This 24 piece puzzle is made on a wood tray with wood pieces so everything stays together. Even better, the pieces are large enough and sturdy enough for smaller children to play with. Teach your children the fun of puzzles with problem solving and hand-eye coordination by starting small. This puzzle is going to become one of their favorite toys and it's going to help them in their development at the same time.