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Justin and Sophie Trudeau – Canada’s Fairy Tale Romance

  Canada’s Fairy Tale Romance     Justin and Sophie Trudeau – A Cultural Conservative Looks At The New Hope They Bring To Canada   “Change happens because people come together.” – Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau “Sophie is a phenomenal mother, a … Continue reading

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Old Stock Canadian vs Newcomer: A Patriot’s View

  Old Stock Canadian vs Newcomer     A Patriot’s View   When Prime Minister Stephen Harper used the phrase “old stock Canadians” in the September 17th leaders debate, he sure stepped into it. We knew what he meant by … Continue reading

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Names for Bear: Baby Bear and Teddy Names

  Names for Bear: Baby Bear & Teddy Names     “It must be pretty scary having a bear as a pet! But! Why not? If there are any bear keepers on here, make sure you keep them well away! … Continue reading

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The Ant and the Wise Ol’ Bear: A Civilized Bears Cub Tale

  The Ant and the Wise Ol’ Bear   A Civilized Bears Cub Tale     You ask, little cub, about what lies beyond this world.  Let me tell you a story… An Ant was climbing up the rough bark … Continue reading

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Famous Bears in Fact & Fiction – From Gentle Ben to Brutus Bear

  Famous Bears in Fact & Fiction     “GRIZZLY BEARS ARE THE TRUE MONARCHS OF THE WILDERNESS.” Jane Goodall Quote As I said in my posting “Bears in Literature” — bears have appeared in our folk tales since we … Continue reading

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Are Wolfdogs Legal? Wolfdog Facts & Fiction

  Are Wolfdogs Legal? Wolfdog Facts & Fiction     As I wrote in my popular article DOG INTELLIGENCE – THE TOP 10 MOST INTELLIGENT DOG BREEDS, cross-bred husky/wolf hybrids were once common in the Canadian Northcountry. My short story … Continue reading

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Best Dog Houses – From Top Celebrity To Backyard Dog House Plans

  MY BEST BACKYARD DOG HOUSE by Brian Alan Burhoe     All but one of our dogs have lived indoors, just going out for fun, walks and exercise.  But we’ve still, over the years, built dog houses out back … Continue reading

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Cats Quotes – Loving & Funny Cat Quotes For Feline Fanciers

  Cats Quotes: Loving & Funny Cat Quotes     “BOOKS.  CATS.  LIFE IS GOOD.” – Edward Gorey They dance madly around the house, still thinking they’re kittens.  And then curl up on a couch or window sill to find sunshine … Continue reading

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Wolf Whelps & Lead Dogs: Tribute to George Marsh, Wilderness Writer

Wolf Whelps & Lead Dogs: Tribute to Wilderness Writer George Marsh   I must have been age nine when the kindly older couple next door gave me a copy of George Marsh’s THE WHELPS OF THE WOLF. We had been … Continue reading

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The Old Canoe – A Classic Canadian Song by George Marsh

  The Old Canoe     The canoe is a characteristic and iconic Canadian cultural symbol. Our inland waterways were our first highways: we travelled by boat and canoe in summer, often by snowshoe or even dogsled over frozen rivers … Continue reading

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