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Schleich Animal Toys

Updated on July 24, 2014

Beautiful Schleich Animals

I recently purchased 3 Schleich animal figurines for my little boy as I'd heard a lot of other moms talk about them and I wanted to see what the fuss was all about.

I bought a dalmatian, a zebra and a giraffe and I have to say that they're beautiful - the best toy animals I've seen.

I'm not a fan of buying loads of cheap plastic toys for my child but I love the idea of starting a collection of beautiful animals that will last, be educational and played with for years. And who knows, maybe they'll even end up as precious collectable ornaments.

Image: The Schleich female zebra.

Schleich Animals We Own


My little boy is a big fan of dogs at the moment and he immediately responded to the image of this dalmatian with a "woof, woof".

There are several other dogs available from Schleich too - including a golden retriever, German Shepherd and St. Bernard.


Out of the three Schleich animals we currently own, the zebra is by far my favorite.

Out of all of the toys - I think this one most looks like a real animal when you look at the product image on Amazon. The detailing is just perfect down to the glossy eyes, nostrils and hooves.

Schleich Female Zebra
Schleich Female Zebra

A hand painted zebra which measures 1.8 in L x 4.2 in W x 3.4 in H and leaves it's own hoof print!

Ages 3+

Schleich Zebra
Schleich Zebra

Female Giraffe

Whilst I still love the giraffe I don't think it's quite as nicely detailed as the zebra - the skin is quite "flat" looking but this is really nit-picking as it's the best giraffe I've seen.

The paint has come off the face of our giraffe a little but I think that's because of overly-rough handling from my toddler.

Schleich Giraffe
Schleich Giraffe

Schleich Animals on Our Wishlist

African Elephant

I'm planning on collecting a few more animals before we make our first trip to the zoo.

What wildlife animal collection is complete without an elephant? I love the texture of this elephant's skin.

Schleich African Male Elephant Toy Figure
Schleich African Male Elephant Toy Figure

The hand painted African elephant measures 4.4 in L x 7.6 in W x 4.2 in H.


Black Rhino

Perhaps not the prettiest of animals but the rhino is of course another classic animal to have in a wildlife collection.


Lions and tigers are must-haves and this one's a beauty.

Schleich Tiger
Schleich Tiger

The Schleich tiger measures 1.4 in L x 5.4 in W x 2.4 in H.

Ages 3+.


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