Animal cookies have been a part of childhood for more than 100 years.
They have been an entertaining treat that most of us have known and
loved. Make your own animal-shaped cookies with cookie cutters in an amazing array of shapes.
These days we don't have to limit ourselves to circus animal shapes like those in the delightful Barnum's Animal Crackers, or the tasty teddy bears of Teddy Grahams. There seems to be no limit to the animal-shaped cookies you can make!
Farm Animal Cookie Cutters providea the shape of a cow, a pig, a chick, a duck, a lamb, a dog, and a cat:
From there we move on to Wild Aminal Cookie Cutters and the shapes of an elk, fox, bear, squirrel, hedgehog (or porcupine), and snail:
Who needs to stay on dry land when you can use Marine Life Cookie Cutters? In this set you get a dolphin, porpoise, whale, seahorse, tropical fish, shark and a seagull:
If you really want to go off the beaten track with your cookies then you can go for the Bug Buddies Cookie Cutters. In this set you get a dragonfly, caterpillar, ladybug, butterfly, spider, and a bee:
Now that you have made plans for what kind of animal cookies you are going to bake, you can move on to the really important questions -- milk or juice, and whether to start with the head or the legs. You can also let your creative inner self out to go nuts with the frosting!