The Temple Guardian, sometimes referred to as a lion or Foo Dog, is commonly depicted in pairs guarding the front door of government buildings, restaurants, private estates, and other public places. The Origins Temple Guardian features exquisite details that are typically found on real statues, including the sphere resting under the lions paw, representing supremacy over the world. Not only will this piece enhance your pets habitat aesthetically, but your reptiles will also enjoy having something to climb on and hide behind. All of the Origins products are made of durable poly-resin and with safe, non-toxic, high-grade paint, and can be used in fresh or salt water aquariums. Manufactured to exceed industry standards with safe, non-toxic construction, highest quality paints, and packaging tailor-crafted to ensure safe delivery. Use in aquariums, terrariums, and other home decoration. Crafted in the US, using historic references and hand painted to provide superior realism. Cohesively integrates with other Origins decorative elements. Each ornament has a story of the resin's origin.