Once the child is steady on his feet and ready for Pull-Along Cat, he’ll be testing his balance and coordination as he walks forward while turning his head to look back at his companion. He’ll be encountering obstacles, problem solving how to get Pull-Along Cat and himself where he wants to go, and gaining confidence and independence with every step. By two years of age, his balance, coordination, and gross motor skills will have so improved that he will be confidently walking, running, even dancing around in circles. His imagination will determine his interactions with Pull-Along Cat. Through his companionship with Pull-Along Cat, he will have expanded his vocabulary, communications, and social skills. Play is essential to building skills. Pull-Along Cat is 5 1/2″L.