Name Origin: The first release of this mold was as the Draft Horse Delivery Wagon, followed shortly by the Shire. There are two slightly different versions of the Shire. One, shown here, with his head up and alert. The other with his head tucked.
Sculptor: Kathleen Moody
Introduced: 2002
Breyer Mold: #627A
Size: Classic

There are two version of this model in production.
Also see Shire -- Head Tucked

Realistic Colors

Draft Horse Delivery Wagon #2405 (2002 - 2004)
Shire Stallion & Corgi Dog #9175 (2015 - 2017)
Black Leopard
Triton #712185 (2016 Website)
Brown Pinto
Black Forest #711519 (2022 Breyerfest Store)
Chestnut Pinto
Tristam #703105 (2005 Breyer Day)
Grey Dapple Dark
Shire #627 (2002 - 2004)
Grey Dapple Light
Shire #627 (2005 - 2008)
Grey Dapple Light
Flurry #711990 (2013 Website)

Decorator Colors

Shire SR (2002 Breyerfest)
Gentle Giant SR (2003 SAS)
Bronze Black
Gentle Giant SR (2003 SAS)
Bronze Green
Gentle Giant SR (2003 SAS)

SR = Special Run/Limited Edition, production run number unknown.

Breyer Naming Convention: Call a mold by the name of the very first release of that mold.
Stone Naming Convention: The breed the mold represents.