Football Thumbsie® Thumb Guard


Dental industry innovation winner 2019

Football Thumbsie® Thumb Guard


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Score an easy win with this football thumb guard. With the gentle solution that is ‘Thumbsie’ your goal becomes easy putting a happy sucking-free future into the back of the net.One in every eight children (aged 7-11) have a prolonged digit sucking habit. Girls are more likely to be prolonged digit suckers than boys. Thumbsies® can help.

What size do I need?
Fits Like a Glove

The thumb guard is worn like a glove, it fits over the thumb and is secured with Velcro around the wrist, so is easily adjustable. The glove will fit either thumb and will not limit the child’s ability to play or use their hands.


Outside: Black and white footballs and football gloves on a green, 100% cotton fabric, Oeko-tex certified.

Inside: Thumbsie® branded cotton fine warp satin fabric, Oeko-tex certified.

We suggest washing by hand or in the washing machine at a low temperature.

Approved by professionals

We are delighted that Thumbsie® has been ‘Approved’ through the Oral Health Foundation Accreditation Scheme since May 2020 and that they recognise Thumbsie® as a thumb sucking aid.


Thumbsies® thumb gloves are available in extra small, small, medium, large and extra large. Please use our size guide to get the best fit.