After the female Seahorse deposits up to 100 fertilised eggs in his pouch, the male incubates them until they hatch. Generally the babies wander away at birth, although a few will sometimes cling to the adult's long snout. The Incredible Creatures Collection features Extra large, soft, playful, true-to-life vinyl replicas of some of the most amazing creatures in the world. Excellent learning tool to introduce young children to our delicate and often endangered inhabitants of our planet. A fun way to spark the innate curiosity of a child. Each replica is finely hand painted and accurate down to the last detail.