Buy a Puddles!

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Say hello to Puddles

Puddles is The Children’s Appeal mascot

Our adorable duck is on a mission to transform the Children’s Department at Ipswich Hospital.

You can support The Children’s Appeal  by ordering a Puddles duck of your own or gifting one to a child in our care.

Suggested donation: £10.00+p&p

Buy a Puddles

Exclusive Jimmy’s Farm offer


For every Puddles purchased during 2022, you will receive one free child entry into Jimmy’s Farm.

All you have to do is enter the unique discount code, included on your Puddles email receipt, when you buy your Jimmy’s Farm tickets from their website.

If you are generously gifting Puddles to a child who is being treated by the Children’s Department at Ipswich Hospital, we will ensure they receive the unique discount code to receive a free child’s ticket to Jimmy’s Farm.

About Puddles

Puddles is CE marked, safety approved from 0+ months so suitable for new born babies and comes with your choice of message (please choose when placing your order):

  • I was born at Ipswich Hospital – a sentimental message for the new baby in town!
  • Welcome to the world – a lovely present for a baby shower or as baby’s first soft toy
  • Ipswich Hospital made me feel better – a fluffy friend for life
  • Get well soon – sure to raise a smile
  • Happy Birthday – a gorgeous gift for any age
  • Thank you – a great alternative to flowers and longer lasting too
  • Thank you for supporting The Children’s Appeal – a duck for any occasion!
  • World’s best teacher! – sure to become a class mascot too!
  • Happy Father’s Day – for all the dad’s out there
  • Happy Easter! – will last longer than an egg for sure

So whether it’s a gift for a loved one, an addition for the toy box or to cheer up a child in hospital, Puddles is a fantastic way to show your support for The Children’s Appeal.

Buy a Puddles

Puddles raffle

It’s easy to raise £100 by holding a guess the name of the duck raffle!

Players pay £1 to guess a named square (you can choose any name, it doesn’t have to be Puddles). The winner is announced when all the squares are filled (or on a chosen date). We will send a pack including everything you need to raise your £100 including:

  • a free Puddles soft toy as the winning prize
  • guess the name sheet with 100 squares (or for schools we have a 30 square option – ideal for each class!)
  • a guide on how to play
  • personalised poster certificate (sent once we receive your final total)

To request a pack, email your name and address to

Already taken part and want to pay in the money you’ve raised online?

Pay in your fundraising online