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