Tuesday, August 11, 2009
Oh, dear! BC woman wants to keep pet deer
There are plenty of deer here in the Pacific Northwest, including where I live on Whidbey Island.
In fact, they're not only a nuisance for gardeners, but for drivers. Our local newspaper on the island recently published a story about the high rate of vehicle-deer crashes here on Whidbey.
But a woman in Ucluelet on Vancouver Island is bucking the negative attitude and is a big deer fan. So much so that she's had a pet deer for five years. But the BC government doesn't think it's so cool to have a deer roommate. Read more about this endearing story at cbcnews.ca.
Deer on Willis Island in BC's Broken Group Islands
Photo by Sue Frause
Vancouver's Olympic Cauldron is located next to Canada Place and was built for the 2010 Winter Games. The cauldron is occasionally lit...
©SueFrausePhoto Victoria BC's Fairmont Empress is reopening its signature restaurant, Q at the Empress, for dinner service beginning Oc...
For All Time: The Shakespeare First Folio celebrates the University of British Columbia Library's recent acquisition of a complete fir...
So many places I want to visit in Canada, especially since the US/Canada border has been closed since March of 2020 -- and with no end in si...