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New Stamps from Switzerland

Baby Animals Extinct:the otter Otters used to be found living on the banks of practically every stretch of water in Switzerland. They became extinct in the middle of the last century as a result of over-hunting. To ensure a natural return from areas … Continue reading

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Germany: New Stamps and Postmarks on Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie On 1st March 2017 Germany  will  issue a set of two stamps (Face value 2 x 0,85 Euro) and a booklet with 10x 0,85 Euro Face value … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Monaco

International Festival of the Circus of Monte-Carlo Monaco calendar, the 41st Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival is being organized from 19 to 29 January 2017. Each year, high-quality artistic programming, both classical and contemporary, creates extraordinary attendance. Issue Date: 03.01.2017 Designer: Elena ZAÏKA … Continue reading

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Nature India Stamp Issue

India Post has issued a set of six stamps on Nature India theme on 25th January 2017.Stamps depicts Crane,Deer,Tiger,Elephant,Butterfly and Peacock.One Miniature Sheet ,a pack and set of maxim cards also issued with this set.Price of Stamp-5 Rs each,MS-30 Rs,Maxim … Continue reading

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New German Postmark on Horse

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie This postmark will be released on 18th  February  2017  in 26789 LEER .

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New Stamps from Bhutan

4 Mythical Animals Buddha Dordenma and Guru Nangsizoelnen HRH The Gyalsey

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New German Postmark on Monkeys

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Group ArGe Zoologie The postmark is featuring two monkeys playing chess.It will be released on 20th January 2017 in 06618 NAUMBURG(SAALE).

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New Stamps from Papua New Guinea

Pig Nosed Turtle Fly River Turtles are large nearly exclusively aquatic freshwater exotics vaguely similar to a North American softshell but thicker and bulkier with a shorter, broader snout and more ‘flipper-like’ limbs. They are also known as ‘pig-nosed turtles,’ … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released on Year of Rooster

2017 is the Chinese Year of the rooster and begins on January 28th. The rooster is the tenth animal in the Chinese zodiac. Korea Issue Date:1 December 2016 Aland Issue Date:11 November 2016 Taiwan NT$3.5 stamp: “The Golden Cock Proclaiming Joy” is … Continue reading

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Tristan De Cunha Issued Stamps on Biodiversity

Tristan’s government has used the photographs by Ms Scott, a qualified diver, to highlight critically-endangered wildlife of the Tristan Archipelago, a group of volcanic islands.The creatures to feature in the two sets of stamps include the Gough flightless moth, Tristan … Continue reading

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