Canine Hero Stamps Available Now [PIC]
You can now purchase stamps that honor the hard-working military dogs. They are the latest stamps that have been released by the United States Postal Service. According to Stripes.com, you can now purchase the new forever stamps that honor military working dogs. There are four breeds that are represented on the stamps. They are the German Shepherd, Dutch Shepherd, Labrador Retriever, and the Belgian Malinois. These are the most common breeds of military working dogs.
The different breeds are on each of the stamps wearing a working harness and the background is a white star against a red or blue background.
Military dogs have been working alongside soldiers since World War I for a variety of services. They include explosive and narcotics detection, security, search and rescue and more. They are used for their heightened senses.
These stamps are available now through the USPS and are forever stamps. This means that they will always be able to be used after purchase. These stamps are now fifty-five cents per stamp.