Starting in 1981 by selling teddy bears off a cart in Burlington, Vermont. Today, Vermont Teddy Bear continues to make heirloom quality bears that are made to be part of the family. Each bear is intricately designed and handcrafted with detail to ensure it lasts a lifetime. Vermont Teddy Bear is committed to corporate responsibility, manufacturing their bears sustainability with 100% recycled stuffing. They also have a Little Hero Program that provides first responders with Bears to give children in distress or crisis situations.