Category Archives: Stamps, Coins, Postcards

Coins depicting cats

I’ve shared pictures of postage stamps, but today I thought I’d share some coins that depict cats. The U. S. state quarters have some birds, horses, cow (Wisconsin), bison, fish (Washington), and bear (Alaska). But mostly we have a lot … Continue reading

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Cat postage stamps from Great Britain

It’s been a while since I’ve shared postage stamps from my collection. These are from Great Britain. These stamps honor Edward Lear who wrote poetry such as  The Owl and The Pussy-Cat. I thought the pen-and-ink artwork on the stamps of cats in … Continue reading

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British Shorthair Postage Stamp from Monaco

Mom added some new stamps to her collection. This stamp from Monaco features a British Shorthair and commemorates the 2014 International Feline Exposition. She ordered it from the Monaco postal service, and since most of the cost is just to … Continue reading

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Cat postage stamps from New Zealand

While I was taking my Sunday easy, Mom & Dad abandoned me for a few hours and went to a postage stamp show. Mom collects postage stamps that have cats on them and she found these stamps from New Zealand. … Continue reading

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Owney the Postal Dog stamp

Continuing the theme of our last post, here’s another dog stamp from our collection. It’s a U.S. “forever” stamp commemorating Owney the Postal Dog. The story of Owney is printed on the back of the sheet of stamps. During the … Continue reading

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