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New Stamps of Germany

Gaubodenfest, Straubing The first Gaubodenfest was opened on October 12, 1812. The festival started out as a way to improve local agriculture by giving prizes for the best farm animals. Today the Gaubodenfest is the second largest Octoberfest in the … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Germany

German Animal Shelters The German animal welfare society has shelters in almost all large cities and towns in Germany. These shelters have about 300,000 animals. Most are runaways or abandoned house pets. It is illegal to abandon an animal in … Continue reading

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