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Australian Antarctic Territory Issued Stamps on Dogs who Saved Macquarie Island

Eleven dogs, mostly springer spaniels and Labrador retrievers, worked tirelessly to hunt and eradicate rabbits and rodents from Macquarie Island.And they have now been recognised with a series of Australia Post stamps. Dog handler Nancye Williams said the island owed … Continue reading

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