They are made using Sugar N' Cream yarn. I used a pattern found here. You'll have to search for the pattern called "Baby's Bath Buddies." You'll need to sign in to a free account you set up to view instructions.
The pattern is for a frog and a whale. However, they show an alligator not a frog. LOL! Now, I want to make an alligator. :)
My whale looks more like a dinosaur or monster, too.
I suppose these could also be used as puppets. I know I sure thought it was funny when