Canada Litter

In celebration of Canada 150, meet NSD’s Canada Litter.

These future life changers were named after influential Canadians or significant historical events for Canadians.

We are pleased to introduce:

Hansen – in honour of Rick Hansen, Canadian Paralympian, activist, and philanthropist for people with disabilities. This puppy was sponsored by NSD volunteers

Hadie – in honour of Col. Chris Hadfield, Canadian astronaut. Sponsored by NSD’s ED Danielle Forbes

Jenny – in honour of Jenny Trout, 1st woman licensed to practice medicine in Canada. Sponsored by Linda Deeks

Farley – in honour of Farley Mowat, Canadian writer and environmentalist. Sponsored by NSD Volunteers.

Avro – after the Avro Arrow – an advanced, supersonic, twin-engined, all-weather interceptor jet aircraft. Sponsored by Bill and Donna Southern

Vimy – in honour of the fallen Canadian soldiers at Vimy Ridge. Sponsored by Liz Hayes of the Maycourt Club