Skip to content
Join our Newsletter
VIA store 300x100
Join our Newsletter

Animals

Therapy dogs to help Metro Vancouver kids who struggle with reading

Therapy dogs to help Metro Vancouver kids who struggle with reading

Burnaby kids may soon get a chance to read to therapy dogs to boost their skills and confidence, as a pet therapy group kicks off a year-long pilot program this summer.
Cygnets and swans crowd West Vancouver pond

Cygnets and swans crowd West Vancouver pond

At least eight baby swans were spotted paddling around the pond at Ambleside Park alongside mom and dad this week.
It's dive-bombing crow season in B.C. Here's what you need to know

It's dive-bombing crow season in B.C. Here's what you need to know

This time of year, crows go from background noise to territorial attackers
It's baby season around Burnaby’s lakes – and it could not be more adorable (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

It's baby season around Burnaby’s lakes – and it could not be more adorable (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Burnaby lakes and streams are full of fuzzy ducklings and goslings right now.
'Mr. P,' the injured pelican rehabilitated in Burnaby set for release

'Mr. P,' the injured pelican rehabilitated in Burnaby set for release

An injured Endangered American White Pelican that was rehabilitated in Burnaby is set to be released back into the wild
Pandemic puppy scams skyrocket, warns Better Business Bureau

Pandemic puppy scams skyrocket, warns Better Business Bureau

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a surge in dog-related cons as self-isolated families look for some four-legged companionship.
COVID-kitties, pandemic-puppies: Uncertain future for pandemic pets in B.C.

COVID-kitties, pandemic-puppies: Uncertain future for pandemic pets in B.C.

Lawyer says the number of pet custody cases and dog bite cases has increased during the pandemic. In addition, many people may not want to care for the animal they purchased when they go back to work.
Watch over 20 adorable goslings waddle across this Stanley Park road (VIDEO)

Watch over 20 adorable goslings waddle across this Stanley Park road (VIDEO)

When the cars are away the goslings will play.
UBC seahorse expert becomes first marine biologist to win top conservation award (VIDEO)

UBC seahorse expert becomes first marine biologist to win top conservation award (VIDEO)

“I’m absolutely thrilled. The Indianapolis Prize is as close as one gets to a Nobel Prize in animal conservation,”
Here is why you might be seeing more spiders in Vancouver right now

Here is why you might be seeing more spiders in Vancouver right now

Eek!