Best Night Lights for Kids: 37 Different Animal Designs

This post is the next part of the kids reading light with a focus on the lights that are built in the shape of animals.

All the squishy animal night lights that you can get from are listed here. These are either made of soft plastic or silicone.

To save your time, I have listed the key features that will help you compare the light at basic level.

You can use this article in this way: First select the animal, then the preferred design in that animal, and then compare the basic features to check if it matches your need. Finally, click the image to check more details on Hope, it helps!


37 Squishy Animal Night lights with timer for Toddlers and kids

37 unique animals with some of the animals has more than one design which make the total designs of more than 50, so that you can choose the one that you like the most.

1. Giraffe

giraffe lamps with timer for kids

This Soft Giraffe lamp produces amber color light that induces sleep. It comes with a 15-minute timer, a rechargeable battery that charges via wireless charging pad and lasts for 8 hours on max brightness and 12 hours on lowest. Kids will not be able to destroy it as it is made of a kid’s safe material that is not only durable and looks cool, but also easy to clean with a damp cloth.

2. Panda

Here are 4 Panda kids night. Three are soft and squishy, and one is hard plastic table lamp.

ZKLiLi Panda light has charge protection, tap control, rechargeable, lasts for 10 hours, only one warm color. To turn it on, just touch the nose of this cute little panda. Also available in one other panda design.

This cute little squishy panda lights up when you tap on it. You can enjoy 7 colors of light including warm light. The rechargeable battery that charges from a micro USB, lasts for up to 10 hours. It means, one charge is enough for one whole night. Tap the panda to turn the light on.

This panda light is made of hard ABS plastic. This one has the option to change the bulb. You can choose a 15W bulb for low brightness and more bright light use a 40W light bulb. You can insert an incandescent or LED bulb however you like. Changing the bulb means you can change the color temperature as well. This runs on direct power from a wall plug. Also available in, Dog, Rabbit and, Bear shape.

This soft and squishy panda light produces cozy warm light and has a 15-minute auto-off timer as well. It is rechargeable last 9 hours and takes 1.5 hr to charge. Also available in cat and polar bear design.

3. Deer

This cute little deer is a soft and squishy night light for kids. It charges in 3 hours and lasts for 15 hours. Turn the light by using the button at the bottom and then tap the light to set any of the 7 colors. It is made of kids safe materials that are also easy to clean.

4. Dog Puppy

Here are 6 designs in dog or puppy night light for kids and toddlers.

This soft and cuddly little puppy night light for kids produces 9 colors that you can control from the remote. Rechargeable batteries last 12 hours on continuous use. Set an auto-off timer of 15, 30, or 60 minutes.

Soft squishy dog, 7 color light, 3 level Adjustable brightness, Both tap and remote control operated, rechargeable battery lasts 10 hours. , kids safe, BPA free

do puppy led night reading light for kids

This adorable dog night light not only looks cute but also operates in a cool way. You tap the nose to turn it on or off. It produces both warm and cool light. The light is soft and even without any harsh spots. If you need an auto-off timer, then you can use its 30 or 60-minute timer. It is rechargeable and once charged, it will work for up to 15 hours.

Cute adorable night kids lights for reading in bunk bed.

This cute and squishy night light is also like the first one plus 6 more colors of light. And, if you want you can get the version with remote or Bluetooth for controlling the light from other rooms without disturbing your kids. Charge it using a micro USB and it will last for 10 hours. Tap on the nose to adjust brightness.

Cute squishy dog, kids safe silicone, charge lasts 15 hours on one charge. Clap, Tap and remote control operated. Produces 9 colors of light including warm and amber.

Cute soft silicone puppy, 1200mah Rechargeable battery lasts 12 hours on other lights except warm color light, 15 hours on warm light. Remote, tap and clap operated control, brightness adjustment.

5. Cat Kitty


Sleeping cat, Tap, clap and remote control operated, 2 levels, brightness control, rechargeable battery lasts 10 hours in warm light, 7 hours in colorful breathing mode.

Tap control, 9 colors, last 10 hours on one charge, rechargeable. kids safe squishy cute sleeping cat

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Cute Fat Cat is a rechargeable soft night light for toddlers and kids. Its rechargeable battery lasts 10 hours and takes 2.5 hours to charge. This one is tap-controlled. Also available in remote control version. Total 9 colors of light to choose from.

This cute little cat is tap and remote operated, produces 9 colors or light, and is dimmable using the remote. Once charged, you can use it for upto 10 hours. It is made from kids safe toy grade plastic.

6. Piggy Pig

Both warm and cool lights, 7 colors light in total, soft food-grade silicone that is safe for kids, 30 and 60 minutes timer. attaches magnetically to any iron surface. touch the nose for brightness adjustment.

This cute piggy reading light for toddlers is made of soft silicone that is kids safe. Kids can drop it or you can wash it with damp cloth. It is rechargeable and the battery lasts 10 hours. Tap and remote control operated. 16 colors. 10 levels of brightness adjustment using remote. Charges upright, no need to lay down to charge.


Pros +Made of soft Kids safe silicone +Auto off timer of 15 mins +Rechargeable, Lasts 20 hours on 2 hour charge +Tap operated, just tap the pig to turn it on

cons -Only 15 minute timer -Does not have remote -No brightness adjustment -Only

It is a simple light with less features which makes it easy to use. Get it if you want only the warm color light at fixed brightness, 15 minute timer is enough, and do not need a remote operated light.

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+Unique control, touch the nose to turn on, turn it clockwise or anticlockwise to change the color +Two colors, Warm and cool +Made of soft silicone that is kids safe and washable +Unique Auto off timer of 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, and 60 minutes. +Rechargeable, charges in 3.5 hours and lasts upto 200 hrs on lowest brightness and 3.5 hrs on max brightness +Can use while charging +Dimmable brightness

– Does not have a remote -Only two color light warm and cool

This unique little piggy light is great option if you only want a basic night that can produce warm and cool color light, and turn of automatically after the set timer. And you do not mind missing the remote control and the 7 colors light.

7. Cow calf

Cute calf baby night light by One Fire

Remote control means it has brightness adjustment, 16 colors, and timer function. Rechargeable. It disassembles so you can wash it. kids safe soft silicone.

Does not lack anything.

If you like the design of the cute cow calf then it is one of the best option.

8. Unicorn

Unicorn design, 7 colors, including warm and cool light, 2 hour timer function, rechargeable USB, lasts upto 8 hours, washable soft silicone is kids friendly and looks cute.

9. Owl

10. Bear

Also, come with bluetooth speaker option

11. Polar Bear

12. Bunny

bunny with remote and timer

13. Dragon

9 colors, including warm light for reading before sleep, Micro USB rechargeable, lasts from 8 to 20 hours depending upon the brightness


15. T Rex

16. Dinosaur

17. Whale

18. Koala

19. Hippo

20. Elephant

21. Penguin

22. seagull duck

23. Swan

24. Flamingo

25. Seal or Sea Lion

Cute soft seal night light for kids is Rechargeable with 90 minute charge time that runs for 9 hrs. Auto-off timer of 15-minute. It produces only the warm color light. Tap the light to turn it on-off.

Cute and squishy Sealion night light has a rechargeable battery. A three-hour auto-off timer activates when you long-press the on-off button at the bottom. Tap the seal to change any of the 7 colors.

26. Cute Kawaii

Cute Kawaii baby night light for kids has option to choose any one of the 7 colors. Just tap the light to change the color. Rechargeable battery lasts 10 hours. Its soft and squishy silicone is kids safe.

27. Fox

This soft and squishy lumipets Fox has more features and control than the next fox because it comes with remote that allows for brightness adjustment, color change to any of the 9 colors, and auto off timer of 15, 30 and 60 minutes. Rechargebale battery lasts 12 hrs.

Cute soft Fox night light for kids produces warm light that feels soft and cozy. Auto off timer for 15 minutes. Rechargeable battery lasts 9 hours, charges in 90 minutes.

28. sheep

This Fin The Sheep light is different from other lights mentioned in this post. It is made of plush material that feels soft and cozy. You can use its warm light for reading and amber light for inducing sleep. After 60 minutes the light will shut down automatically. Rechargeable battery.

29. Liama

This cute Liama night light for toddlers is Available in two sizes, this one is large. Remote and Tap control. Rechargeable battery. Produces 9 color light. Auto off timer

30. Monkey

Cute monkey night light for kids has 9 multi-color lights. Brightness adjustment. Auto-off timer. Remote and tap control. Rechargeable battery.

31. Chick chicken hen

Cute and soft chick night light for kids who love chickens. 15 minute off timer. Rechargeable battery lasts 20 hours and charges in 2 hours. Only warm color light.

Cute cuckoo chicken soft night light produces warm light with adjustable brightness. Runs on a rechargeable battery. Tap the light adjust the brightness or turn it on. Tumbler design moves the chick in a lovely motion. No Timer function. Only warm color light.

32. Train

Train night for kids who love trains in cartoon. The features are the same as other ShaArkMango light. 9 color light that is operated by remote and tap control. Rechargeable battery lasts 10 hrs.

33. Car

This cute car night light is operated using a remote or by tapping on the light. There are 9 colors to choose from. You can set a sleep timer as well. It is rechargeable.

34. firetruck

Cute and soft fire truck night for kids who love the fire truck. Tap and remote control operated. 9 color light. Auto off timer. Rechargeable battery.

35. bus

cute bus night light for toddlers 9 color light, Rechargeable, soft kids safe silicone, remote and tap control, sleep timer

36. stars

Rechargeable battery charges in 2.5 hours, lasts 10 hrs. 7 Color light. Change the color by taping on the light. Two brightness levels. Soft Squishy washable kids safe silicone.

37. Cloud

This cloud night light for kids produces 9 colors of light when you tap the light. You can set a timer of 15, 30, and 60 minutes. It is rechargeable – the charge lasts for 10 hours. Its charge indicator shows the charge it has.

AA batteries warm light with remote. 10, 20, 30 minutes timer, runs on two AA batteries, brightness adjustment, keyhole to hang it on the wall, or place it on the bedside table, lightweight yet sturdy, Moon and Star designs are also available on amazon.

Squishy and lovely cloud with 15 minute timer. Produces warm light for better sleep.

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