I'm so excited to bring you this series of farm animals. They're fast and easy to work up and they're perfect for little hands. I made the pig for my toddler daughter and she packs it around with her everywhere! BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Crochet in the round Magic circle Single Crochet Half Double Crochet Slip Stitch Joining pieces French knots GAUGE 8 sc and 9 rows= 2" SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS approx. finished size of 4 legged animals is 5" x 3 1/2" x 3 1/2" approx. finished size of birds is 4" x 3 1/2"