CATS ON STAMPS STUDY UNIT
WILD – All 41 wild species-as of 2017-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!