CATS ON STAMPS STUDY UNIT 

WILD – All 36 wild species are covered. Discover new subspecies and the redefinition of others. Learn of conservation efforts around the world to save the cats! Cats in art. Cats in literature. Mascots--and more!


 REASONS TO COLLECT CATS ON STAMPS


  • Love of cats
  • Variety of cats: domestic, wild, heraldic, prehistoric cats, stylized, art, literary, cat word inscriptions, mythical, Lions International, Year of the Tiger, cartoon & comic, and more!
  • Array of Materials: stamps, booklets, postmarks, postal stationery, maximum cards, overprints, souvenir & miniature sheets, first day covers, errors, meters,  semipostals,handstamps, se-tenant, and more!
  • Be informed of new cat stamp issues.
  • Learn about cats and stamp collecting
  • Fun to hunt for materials
  • Enjoy, admire, and arrange your collection
  • Easy to collect at stamp shows and online
  • "Meet" fellow collectors from the U.S. and around the world.

HERALDIC – Lions are the most popular heraldic charge and appear of numerous stamps from around the world. Find out what other cats are also on coats of arms.

DOMESTIC – Learn about the newest designer breeds and the ancient favorites. Cats in art. Cats in comics and cartoons. Cats in literature! And more!