Everyone had that favored cuddly toy that could cure insomnia, make the dark less frightening, and "help" cure the sniffles. For some it was the traditional Teddy bear. For others it was a raggedy doll that appeared to a horrible nuclear accident survivor.
On eBay, you can find a stuffed animal to help you sleep, quell those fears, and cure you. It just might set you back a few thousand … or more.
Here are the top 5 most expensive stuffed animals on sale on eBay now. Hurry! Better get your bid in!
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Life sized Noah's Ark with all the animals $179,000
Your chance to own a "life size" ark with 90 life size Animals! Approx: 52' feet long x 68 inches wide x 8 feet tall to the top of the ark. Includes 2 Pekinese dogs, 1 Hamadryas, kiwis, and dodo birds.
Police Officer Teddy Bear $16,498
The ad explains this is a GUND "American Heroes" Police Officer Teddy Bear, 1st Edition, brand new item in box with tags still attached to bear. The box is about 15 inches tall.
14" Manatee $5,555.00
Life is not exciting without a manatee around. Manatee Plush Stuffed Animal at 14 Inch" long. Has an attached tag with interesting information about this marine animal.
Life Sized American Buffalo $3,895.00
Capable of being "ridden" by children and adults up to 150 lbs. Designed to not only be authentic but to be cuddly and lovable . Each animal comes with a Toys that Teach tag describing in detail the animals habitat, lifestyle, gestation period, care of their young and eating habits. . No assembly required . 94.5 in. L x 31.5 in. W x 72 in. H (88.20 lbs.).
Panda Plush Bear $2,233.57
"Nici Kids Baby Soft Panda Plush Bear"boasts "amazing detail . High quality plush. Meets all safety standards. The plush toy meansures 25 cm long."