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Stuffed toys (mostly Teddy bears) are being placed in windows or under porches to give children a fun and safe activity while walking around their neighbourhood with parents in Washington on April 6, 2020. A mass teddy bear hunt is under way around the world to help distract the millions of children locked down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The hunt is inspired by the children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, written by UK author Michael Rosen. / AFP / Eric BARADAT
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Stuffed toys (mostly Teddy bears) are being placed in windows or under porches to give children a fun and safe activity while walking around their neighbourhood with parents in Washington on April 6, 2020. A mass teddy bear hunt is under way around the world to help distract the millions of children locked down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The hunt is inspired by the children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, written by UK author Michael Rosen. / AFP / Eric BARADAT
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Stuffed toys are placed in windows to give children a fun and safe activity while walking around their neighbourhood with parents in Washington on April 6, 2020. A mass teddy bear hunt is under way around the world to help distract the millions of children locked down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The hunt is inspired by the children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, written by UK author Michael Rosen. / AFP / Eric BARADAT
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Stuffed toys (mostly Teddy bears) are being placed in windows or under porches to give children a fun and safe activity while walking around their neighbourhood with parents in Washington on April 6, 2020. A mass teddy bear hunt is under way around the world to help distract the millions of children locked down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The hunt is inspired by the children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, written by UK author Michael Rosen. / AFP / Eric BARADAT
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A stuffed bird is placed under a window to give children a fun and safe activity while walking around their neighbourhood with parents in Washington on April 6, 2020. A mass teddy bear hunt is under way around the world to help distract the millions of children locked down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The hunt is inspired by the children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, written by UK author Michael Rosen. / AFP / Eric BARADAT
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Stuffed toys (mostly Teddy bears) are being placed in windows or under porches to give children a fun and safe activity while walking around their neighbourhood with parents in Washington on April 6, 2020. A mass teddy bear hunt is under way around the world to help distract the millions of children locked down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The hunt is inspired by the children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, written by UK author Michael Rosen. / AFP / Eric BARADAT
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Stuffed toys (mostly Teddy bears) are being placed in windows or under porches to give children a fun and safe activity while walking around their neighbourhood with parents in Washington on April 6, 2020. A mass teddy bear hunt is under way around the world to help distract the millions of children locked down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The hunt is inspired by the children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, written by UK author Michael Rosen. / AFP / Eric BARADAT
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Stuffed toys (mostly Teddy bears) are being placed in windows or under porches to give children a fun and safe activity while walking around their neighbourhood with parents in Washington on April 6, 2020. A mass teddy bear hunt is under way around the world to help distract the millions of children locked down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The hunt is inspired by the children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, written by UK author Michael Rosen. / AFP / Eric BARADAT
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Stuffed toys (mostly Teddy bears) are being placed in windows or under porches to give children a fun and safe activity while walking around their neighbourhood with parents in Washington on April 6, 2020. A mass teddy bear hunt is under way around the world to help distract the millions of children locked down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The hunt is inspired by the children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, written by UK author Michael Rosen. / AFP / Eric BARADAT
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Stuffed toys (mostly Teddy bears) are being placed in windows or under porches to give children a fun and safe activity while walking around their neighbourhood with parents in Washington on April 6, 2020. A mass teddy bear hunt is under way around the world to help distract the millions of children locked down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The hunt is inspired by the children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, written by UK author Michael Rosen. / AFP / Eric BARADAT
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Stuffed toys (mostly Teddy bears) are being placed in windows or under porches to give children a fun and safe activity while walking around their neighbourhood with parents in Washington on April 6, 2020. A mass teddy bear hunt is under way around the world to help distract the millions of children locked down because of the coronavirus pandemic. The hunt is inspired by the children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, written by UK author Michael Rosen. / AFP / Eric BARADAT
Updated 06 April 2020

Teddy bears bring relief for children

Stuffed toys (mostly Teddy bears) are being placed in windows or under porches to give children a fun and safe activity while walking around their neighbourhood with parents in Washington on April 6, 2020. A mass teddy bear hunt is under way around the world to help distract the millions of children locked down because of the coronavirus pandemic.

⁣(Photo courtesy: AFP)⁣