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Suckling Foal

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The Suckling Foal, also called the Nursing Foal, was introduced in 1973 and is designed to nurse from the Thoroughbred Mare. It has the round "Breyer Molding Co." and the "U.S.A." mold stamps, and some models may also have the "B" stamp. The mold was sculpted by Chris Hess and is Breyer mold #3155FO.

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Photo Photo Model Number Name Color Release Dates Released Through/Notes
(c) Barbara Schweder     3155 Thoroughbred Mare and Foal Gift Set
With Thoroughbred Mare
chestnut, no white markings, darker chestnut or charcoal/black mane/tail 1973-1984
(c) Janice Cox     3180 Medicine Hat Mare and Foal Gift Set
With Thoroughbred Mare
chestnut tobiano, black or bi-color eyes, white mane/tail with chestnut tips 1994-1997 Models produced in the first three months of 1997 have bi-colored eyes.
(c) Jamie Dulin     3357 Thoroughbred Mare and Foal Gift Set
With Thoroughbred Mare
light bay, blaze extending to muzzle, black points, three stockings, not near fore 2000-2002  
(c) blackhorsebeth (c) blackhorsebeth   3367 Cupid and Arrow Gift Set
With Thoroughbred Mare
bay tobiano, shaded muzzle, black wih white mane/tail, three stockings, off hind sock 2002-2008  

  494155 Mare and Foal Set
With Grazing Mare
red leopard, red-chestnut mane/tail, grey-shaded knees and muzzle, 1989-1990 Sears Holiday Catalog
(c) (c) Jen McClelland     710196 Pride and Joy
With Thoroughbred Mare
light sorrel, sorrel mane/tail slightly lighter or darker than body, four stockings 1996 JCPenney Holiday Catalog
(~3,000 sets made)
(c) Tiffany Lamon 712092 Frisky Foals Set
With Action Stock Horse Foal, Proud Arabian Foal, Running Foal
dark palomino overo, blaze and white muzzle, white mane/tail, 1992 JCPenney Holiday Catalog
(3,000 made)
712165 Eve and Claus
With Thoroughbred Mare
red roan, blaze, snip. darker points, fore stockings 2015 Holiday set, Online Web Special

Stamped "Happy Holidays 2015" on belly

(c) Reeves International, Inc.     712056 Key Largo & Key West
With Thoroughbred Mare
glossy light chestnut flaxen mane/tail, hind socks 2011 Sunshine Celebration Special Run
(4 sets made)

Stamped "2011 Limited Edition" in gold on belly.

(c) Stephanie Michel     Pinto Mare and Suckling Foal
With Thoroughbred Mare
bay tobiano, solid face, black mane/tail, leg coloring and socks vary 1982-1983 Sears Holiday Catalog
      Smoky Chestnut smoky chestnut, faint stockings 1994 BreyerFest Live Auction Model
(1 made)
(c) Wendy Hick       Black Blanket Appaloosa
(Came with Thoroughbred Mare or was sold separately, possibly at silent auction. They are clearly made to be a set.)
black blanket, black mane/tail, four stockings 1996 BreyerFest Live Auction Model
(1 made)
(c) Christine Gailey Special Delivery Mare and Foal
With Thoroughbred Mare
light bay, blaze extending to muzzle, black points, four socks 2001

QVC

With one hang tag

(c) Reeves International, Inc.       Thoroughbred Mare and Foal
With Thoroughbred Mare
  2008 BreyerFest Live Auction Model
(1 made)

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