This is a plush toy of KUSHKA, a white long-haired Maltese, who loves wearing her famous pink hat. KUSHKA is the star of her very own Mom’s Choice Award-winning children’s series of books, KUSHKA the Dog Named Cat and KUSHKA Visits the Zoo. Her third book, KUSHKA Travels the World, is due out in the Fall of 2013. In a sitting position, KUSHKA is 9-inches tall, and her back paws are embroidered with her paw print and name. This plush toy is a great companion for any child while reading or playing and as a new best friend for bedtime. For ages 3 and up.