20 Adorable Pets From Across Canada
We challenged you to photograph Canada's most adorable pets, and you delivered! Check out these "aww"-worthy shots of our four-legged friends from coast to coast.
Sharon Peters of Three Hills, Alberta, writes: “Our granddaughter, Ella, walking Bathsheba, their pet sheep. Bathsheba enjoys the children and following the dogs, Colt and Cowboy, around their yard.”
Reining It In
This photograph by Ann Lane proves that large pets can still be adorable!
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Meet Pascal: the beloved bearded dragon belonging to photographer Paula Brown’s granddaughter, Emily. The two are the best of friends—apparently, Pascal really perks up when the camera comes out, too!
The Dogs of Summer
Carol Groeneveld of Tillsonburg, Ontario, snapped this picture of her dog, Ember, enjoying quiet time by the lake.
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Put On Your Winter Shoes
Greg Noel of Paradise, Newfoundland, snapped this wonderful shot of his 10-year-old German Shepherd during a blizzard.
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Indoors vs. Outdoors
According to Tammy Green of Harrington Harbour, Quebec, when he hears the word “outside,” this is the face he makes!
Strike a Pose
Russ Hayes captured this moment along the shores of the St. Lawrence River in Quebec.
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Best of Friends
“I believe the bird feels pretty safe on the outside of our window—so close but not close enough for the cat,” writes Rena Nixon of New Minas, Nova Scotia. “We were looking after this cat for a short period of time and being an indoor-only cat, there were lots of temptations looking out our window.”
A Dog’s Best Friend
Meet Scout: a rescue that Gillian Clarke and her family adopted in Edmonton. Obviously, Scout loves his toy ball! According to Clarke, he’s been settling in nicely as the newest member of the family, and has even played a hand in keeping them active!
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Alexandra Fontaine’s grand-puppy, Ellie, gets her family out enjoying the day no matter what the temperature is. (In case you were wondering, this photo was taken in -15 Celsius weather—with wind chill!)
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Lynn Mabley captured her chocolate Lab playing fetch with his Canada frisbee last summer.
Roughrider for Life
As per family tradition, Ryder reps the Saskatchewan Roughriders, too!
A Knowing Look
According to Marianne Detmar, this is Miley’s “where are my treats” face!
Calm, Cool and Collected
“This is Odayaka-Na, my Japanese Shiba Inu,” writes Laura-Lee Locheed of Vernon, British Columbia. “His name translates to ‘calm, cool and collected,’ and he’s also a proud daddy!”
Why Couldn’t It Be Christmas Every Day?
Alice Hill’s adorable pet thinks the holidays can’t arrive soon enough—we’re inclined to agree!
Meet Grace: the newest member of Noella Shank’s family!
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