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Carriers to Charge More This Holiday Season

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Carriers to Charge More This Holiday Season

For the first time in history, carriers including the US Postal Service and UPS will be adding a surcharge on top of the regular postage for packages shipping during the holiday season.  (Booo!)   We're letting you know so that you can hopefully place your orders to ship before they begin upcharging.  If you have a Hold Herd with us, you may want to consider having it ship prior to these as well. Here's what you need to know:   US Postal Service Dates surcharge will be in effect:  October 18 - December 27 Surcharge:  Expected to be between $0.24 -...

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New Schleich Arrivals!

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New Schleich Arrivals!

We're adding more Schleich and CollectA animals to our lineup.  Some have just arrived, and we're waiting on more.  We're hand-picking the ones we add for realism and fun. Why add non-horse animals?  Some people may be asking that, thinking we're being disloyal to our equine friends.  Not at all!  Horses will always have top billing here, as I'm a lifelong horse lover (aka fanatic).  However, many horse lovers also love other animals, and we've had lots of customers request additional animals.  Some collect other animals, some are looking for additions for dioramas and show class entries, and some are...

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Breyer 2020 Retired List

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Breyer 2020 Retired List
Which models are retiring this year?  We've got the scoop for you right here!

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Breyer Announces Virtual Fun Day October 17th!

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Breyer Announces Virtual Fun Day October 17th!

Get ready for some model horse fun! In this crazy year of canceled events, we have some exciting news.  Breyer has announced a virtual Fun Day on October 17th!  Details are still being planned, so stay tuned to our blog and to Breyer's website and Facebook page, but here's what we know so far: No ticket will be required!  You can participate for free!  The day is designed to encourage creativity with model horses, just as in-person Fun Days are.  Breyer intends to post on-demand videos of several model horse artists, crafting experts, and social media influencers that day for...

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Breyer Fall Releases and CollectA Update

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Breyer Fall Releases and CollectA Update

Hi Everyone! With the announcement of Breyer Fall New Releases, our busy season has officially begun!  People are already shopping for Christmas gifts for horse lovers, and that's a really good idea, particularly this year!  All manufacturers are at least partially effected by the pandemic and the restrictions it has created, so there's definitely a chance of products going out of stock early.  If you're making a Christmas wish list for yourself, it's not too early to send it those relatives that ask for one!  You can use our site's Wish List feature (you have to be logged in, of...

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