Parents need to look for ways to teach children how to use utensils and other commonplace items, but they need to make sure these utensils are safe for young children. Skip Hop Zoo Utensils are soft and easy for very young children to hold. They're also small enough that very young children can easily handle them. Parents will also need utensils that are easy for them to clean, since they're probably going to be cleaning them several times a day. Skip Hop Zoo Utensils are safe to use in a dishwasher with all of the other day's dishes. Kids will love the bright colors on the Skip Hop Zoo Utensils handles as well.