Category: Animals and pets

Walking the dog

September 19th, 2017 — A green dog poop bag dropped by the main trail in Duck Creek Park, Salt Spring Island, while dog owners chat at the top of the hill.

Updated: September 22, 2017 — 10:08 pm

Big Rabbit

March 25th, 1977 — A large rabbit in the driveway of Fran Dowie’s house in Richmond. The bunny was to be shipped to Toronto for display in a hotel.

Updated: September 14, 2017 — 9:42 pm

Morris the cat

Morris the cat January 7th, 1977 — Morris, the cat, drinking from a water fountain in front of the Sports Tea Room near the Stanley Park tennis courts. Morris lived with the owners of the tea room.

Updated: August 6, 2017 — 9:38 pm

Feeding pigeons

Feeding pigeons September 2015 — Back in September I came across this woman playing with and I assume also feeding pigeons on Granville Street across from The Bay. Today there was a man in almost the same location doing much the same. Both were surrounded by dozens of birds until a noise frightened them away.
Feeding pigeons

Updated: January 7, 2016 — 8:39 pm

Mounted squad at the swim

Mounted squad VPD 2 January 1st, 2016 — The usual crazies in their thousands were at this year’s polar bear swim in Vancouver but so was the Vancouver police department mounted squad. Only the horses took the dip and they seemed to enjoy themselves very much.

Updated: January 2, 2016 — 11:24 am