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New Stamps from Monaco

Birth Centenary of Aimé Barelli Aimé Barelli, born on 1 May 1917 in Loda (Lantosque, Alpes-Maritimes), was a conductor, composer, singer and jazz trumpeter. From 1940 to 1945, he was at the forefront of the French scene, with a fascinating … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Israel

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Aerial Wrfare In early 1915, the Ottoman military waged a campaign in the Sinai Peninsula, intending to conquer the Suez Canal. But the attack failed and the Turks were forced to retreat back to Eretz Israel. During … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

500 Years of the Passage of the Thurn & Taxis Postal Route The first postal routes were born from the necessity to exchange messages among the royal, imperial and pontifical courts. Since the 15th century, the Taxis family was known … Continue reading

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Aland Issued Stamps on Hunting Dogs

Issue Date: 03.09.2015 Designer: Bo Lundwall Printer: PostNord Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: 36,5 x 32 mm

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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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New Stamps from Denmark

Sailing Ships The four stamps depict the training ship KØBENHAVN, which disappeared in 1928, the two current training ships DANMARK and GEORG STAGE, while the last stamp depicts FULTON, which is primarily used for school trips for primary and lower secondary school pupils, continuation school … Continue reading

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Cats and Dogs on Stamps

Ever received a letter from North Korea? Probably not, which means you’ve missed out on the animal stamps which started emerging in the 1970s. Philatelists have reported challenges gathering full collections from the DPRK, which range from cuddly cats to … Continue reading

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New Canadian Stamps to Promote Pet Adoption

A new series of stamps is called the “Awareness” series.  It features two areas in which we can take more social responsibility.  Namely, caring for children by becoming a Big Brother or Big Sister.  And caring for animals by adopting … Continue reading

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Australia Released Stamps on Top Dogs

Australia issued a set of stamps on 19th February  2013 featuring popular small dog breeds. Around 12 million Australians, comprising 63 per cent of households own a pet and 38 per cent of these households have at least one dog.The Miniature … Continue reading

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France:Stamp on Labrador Dog

France has issued a stamp on Labrador dogs.The Labrador (Lab for short) is one of several kinds of retriever, a type of gun dog. A breed characteristic is webbed paws for swimming, useful for the breed\’s original purpose of retrieving … Continue reading

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