The United States Postal Service has announced a new release of stamps for 2019 dedicated to military dogs.
The Forever stamp set includes five, four-stamp blocks (20 stamps in total). Each block has a German Shepherd stamp, a Labrador Retriever stamp, a Belgian Malinois stamp and a Dutch Shepherd stamp.
The release date for the stamps isn’t known yet; but they are going to be hot property for dogs lovers and stamp collectors alike!
Kathleen Crisley, Fear-Free certified professional and specialist in dog massage, rehabilitation and nutrition/food therapy, The Balanced Dog, Christchurch, New Zealand
The US Postal Service will soon issue a stamp booklet showing 20 of America’s best loved pets. You can see how popular dogs are – there are 2 dogs in the set of 20!
Other blogs about dogs on stamps:
Kathleen Crisley, specialist in dog massage, rehabilitation and nutrition/food therapy, The Balanced Dog, Christchurch, New Zealand
Canada Post’s Adopt a Pet stamps feature two dogs (as well as a two cats and a parrot) to promote the message of animal adoption.
A partnership with the Canadian Federation of Humane Societies (CFHS), the stamps help to spread the word that when looking for a pet, the first stop of animal lovers should be their local humane society or SPCA.
For more about dogs on stamps, read my post on US stamps in honour of working dogs