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Seeing Double: 10 Eye-Opening Photos of Lookalikes

Don't worry: you're not seeing double! From bunnies to canoes to babies, these striking photographs—snapped by Our Canada readers from across the country—celebrate the beauty of visual symmetry.

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Two lookalikes butterfliesPhoto: Isabelle Marozzo

Monarch butterflies

Monarch butterflies flap their wings between 300 to 720 times per minute—unbelievably, that’s actually considered slow compared to other butterflies! Thanks to Isabelle Marozzo of Norland, Ontario for sharing.

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A pair of turtlesPhoto: Paula Brown


Paula Brown captured this cute pair snuggled on a log in Petrie Island near Ottawa.

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Twin baby sistersPhoto: Kimberley Allen

Twin baby girls

Kimberley Allen of Woodstock, Ontario writes: “This photo of my 12-week-old twin granddaughters was captured as they lay on a comfy blanket enjoying the cool breeze under G.G.’s old maple tree. Even though they are fraternal, their mommy loves to dress them alike!”

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Baby calvesPhoto: Norma Keith

Baby calves

Our Canada‘s Theme Pic Challenge for August, Lookalikes, generated some seriously cute moments, including this shot of baby calves captured by Norma Keith!

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A pair of woodpeckersPhoto: Mel Diotte

Downy woodpeckers

Can you spot which woodpecker is male? Hint: the one with the bit of red! Thanks to Mel Diotte of LaSalle, Ontario for sharing!

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Twin bunniesPhoto: Wendy Erlendson

Twin bunnies

Wendy Erlendson of Ste. Rose, Manitoba captured this sweet shot of her pets. In a word? Adorable.

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Canada geesePhoto: Richard Main

Canada geese

Once Canada geese are spotted, you absolutely must take a photo. Thanks to Richard Main of Thunder Bay, Ontario for sharing.

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PumpkinsPhoto: Linda Prudhomme


Photographer Linda Prudhomme snapped this pic at Chudleigh’s Farm in Milton, Ontario.

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Red canoesPhoto: Russ Hayes

Red canoes

A nice splash of red is more than welcome this autumn! Russ Hayes took this photo in Lac Brome, Quebec.

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Two catsPhoto: Christy Turner

Sister cats

What’s better than one cat? Two, of course! Just ask shutterbug Christy Turner.

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