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 Latvia Issued Stamp on  European Badger

Badgers are short-legged omnivores in the family Mustelidae, which also includes the otters, polecats, weasels, and wolverines. They belong to the caniform suborder of carnivoran mammals. The 11 species of badgers are grouped in three subfamilies: Melinae (Eurasian badgers), Mellivorinae … Continue reading

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Jersey Issued Stamps on Durrell and Darwin : 25 Years of the Darwin Initiative

Durrell, Jersey’s famous Wildlife Conservation Trust and Zoo, was established by naturalist and author, Gerald Durrell OBE in 1959. During the course of its conservation programme, Durrell has partnered with the Darwin Initiative – a United Kingdom Government grants scheme … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Iceland

Young Domestic Animals The first Icelandic settlers brought goats to Iceland, and all the goats now in the country are descended from them. Icelandic goats are on the list of endangered species. Cats are clean animals and quick learners. The … Continue reading

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New Postmarks on Animals from South  Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie. Both the postmarks will be issued on 15th June 2017 .First is featuring an angler and a trout  and second is featuring a group of sheep.

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New Stamps from Romania

Symphony of Tulips, Pitesti The “Symphony of Tulips” is the most important social-cultural, artistic, sporting and commercial manifestation for the Pitesti municipality.This spring, Romfilatelia dedicates the postage stamp issue Symphony of Tulips, to the city of Pitesti and its main manifestation. The stamp … Continue reading

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Taiwan Issued Postmarks on Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Taiwan has issued these postmarks on 17th May 2017 from Fengyuan Post Office,Pingdung  Post Office and Taidung Post Office.The postmarks are featuring the Sika deer (Cervus nippon … Continue reading

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UNPA-Romania Joint Stamp Issue on Endangered Species

The United Nations Postal Administration will issue 12 stamps in its Endangered Species series on 11th May 2017. The series began in 1993.The new set is a joint issue with Romania, which is expected to issue four stamps. According to … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Belarus

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector  Group ArGe Zoologie Minsk Metro Belarus issued two stamps  on “Minsk Metro” on 27th February 2017.The station Maskouskaya was opened in 1984 when on 30 June the regular movement of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Netherland

Spring Birds Issue Date: 20.02.2017 Beautiful Netherlands 2017 : Streams and River Valleys On 30 January 2017, PostNL released the stamp sheetlets Beautiful Netherlands 2017, an issue all about this Dutch river valley. Launched in 2005, PostNL’s Beautiful Netherlands series serves to … Continue reading

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New Stamps and Stamp Booklets on Animals

Czech Republic By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie. These stamps will be issued in September this year. France -Cats Stamp Booklet Issue Date: 27.02.2017 Designer: Youz Process: Offset Size: 45 x 37 mm (horizontal) Values: €6.60 France- Livestock … Continue reading

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