Shel Turtle Buddy 16″ with his gorgeous minky soft shell and iridescent green black eyes peeking out at you is one irrestible guy. Who says you can’t hug a turtle! Self-contained stuffing pods for the head and belly are removable through a hidden zipper on the bottom of the turtle making hooping and embroidery easy on any embroidery machine. Embroidery-friendly, low-pile plush fabric. Exceeds all applicable U.S., Canadian, and European safety standards.