Schleich Anteater Wild Life figure. Anteaters are one of the most fascinating creatures in the animal kingdom. Thought to be related to sloths and other tree-dwelling mammals, anteaters have long snouts and tongues that can easily reach deep within cracks and crevices, where many insects like to hide. These sharp senses allow anteaters to feed on a wide variety of insects, including ants, termites, beetles, and even certain spiders. Despite their odd appearance, however, anteaters are gentle animals that play an important role in maintaining ecosystems around the world. For example, they help to keep pesky insect populations under control by feeding on them at a rapid pace. So if you ever get the chance to see an anteater in person, be sure to take it – you won’t find many other animals quite like these amazing creatures!
Schleich Anteater figure features:
- Model Number: 14844
- Size(approx.): 13.7 × 3.5 × 5.5 cm
- Material: Plastic
- Recommended Age: 3 +
All Schleich models comply with relevant safety regulations and have also all CE tested and approved.
Anywhere’s a Playground™ is the philosophy behind every Schleich figure and accessory. Modelled on nature and intricately painted by hand, the Schleich collection of figures and accessories has amazingly accurate detail and help children learn and develop through imaginative play.
Founded by Friedrich Schleich in 1935. They released their first figurines in the 1950s with comic figurines such as Snoopy and The Smurfs. The 1980’s saw the introduction of the popular animal and also the dinosaur figures. Today Schleich is sold in more than 50 countries around the world and even today, each new figure is designed together with experts, manufactured with a love of detail and are still painted by hand.