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Guernsey Issued Stamps and MS on Year of Rooster

43p stamp – Rooster crowing as the sun comes up 57p stamp – Standing Rooster with a cockscomb 58p stamp – Sitting Rooster with egg  64p stamp – Two Roosters pecking a Chinese cabbage 70p stamp – Two Roosters standing … Continue reading

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Guernsey will Issue Stamps on Bailiwick Bird

The Meadow Pipit, now classified as endangered in the Bailiwick of Guernsey, will feature on stamps as part of collaboration with the WWF.These stamps will be released on 15th February 2017.

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New Stamps from UNPA

Year of Rooster ORCOEXPO ’17 Show Card Issue Date: 13.01.2017

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The Netherlands Issued Stamps on Dutch Chicken Breeds

Each chicken is depicted in a characteristic pose, with its head turned to face the chicken on the stamp opposite. The background is a close-up photograph of the plumage of the relevant chicken breed (the colour variety), with a photograph … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamps on Griffon Vulture

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Griffon vulture is one of the most fascinating and the largest flying birds, with a wingspan of up to 2.80 m and a weight up to 14 … Continue reading

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Macau Issued Stamps on Year of Rooster

Date of Issue:5 January 2017

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New Forever Stamps from USPS

United States Postal Service has released its stamp issue programme for the year 2017.Many thematic issues will be released this year. Year of Rooster The Year of the Rooster stamp is the 10th of 12 stamps in the Celebrating Lunar … Continue reading

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China:Year of Rooster Stamps

China Post Group Co will release a new set of rooster-themed stamps to celebrate the Year of the Rooster based on the Chinese zodiac.The set, which goes on sale on Thursday at designated post offices, includes two stamps and has … Continue reading

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Norway Issued Stamps on Birds of Prey

Merlin (Falco columbarius): There are between 2,000 and 6,000 pairs of merlin in Norway. They are spread across large parts of the country. The merlin keeps away from large-scale agricultural areas and dislikes thick coniferous forests where it cannot make … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Year of Rooster

Liechtenstein Date of Release: 14 November 2016 Royal Mail-Labels Date of Release:15 November 2016 Ukraine Date of Issue: 11 November 2016

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