Tag Archive: Canada goose dogs (18)

Story of a Special Border Collie!

November 11, 2020
Wild Goose Chase would like to introduce you to a very special pup, Cole River. Cole River is a 2 year old special needs border collie that is being fostered by one of our biologists and dog trainers, Vanessa. While he has a truly sad past, this pup is a... Read More

The Story of Cori: A Special Border Collie

November 11, 2020
Migratory Bird Management would like to introduce you to a very special pup, Cole River. Cole River is a 2 year old special needs border collie that is being fostered by one of our biologists and dog trainers, Vanessa. While he has a truly sad past, this pup is a... Read More

Migrating Geese Find Rooftops a Cozy Stopping Point

September 3, 2020
Autumn skies can be a beautiful sight, with flocks of migrating geese silhouetted above a golden blaze of changing leaves. Less scenic however, is the mess these flocks can leave behind when they stop to rest along the way. Unfortunately for many property owners, rooftops present an attractive place for... Read More

Rooftops: An Attractive Stopping Point for Migrating Geese

September 3, 2020
Autumn skies can be a beautiful sight, with flocks of migrating geese silhouetted above a golden blaze of changing leaves. Less scenic however, is the mess these flocks can leave behind when they stop to rest along the way. Unfortunately for many property owners, rooftops present an attractive place for... Read More

Our Canine Co-Workers: The Many Contributions of Working Dogs

June 18, 2020
When a once-abandoned dog rescued over 100 koalas that had become displaced by the Australian wildfires recently, it was what one animal welfare expert dubbed a “zero to hero” story, and an Australian Koolie named “Bear” enjoyed a moment of canine celebrity. “He did not make a very good pet... Read More

Working with Dogs: Better Noses, Cuter Faces

June 18, 2020
When a once-abandoned dog rescued over 100 koalas that had become displaced by the Australian wildfires recently, it was what one animal welfare expert dubbed a “zero to hero” story, and an Australian Koolie named “Bear” enjoyed a moment of canine celebrity. “He did not make a very good pet... Read More

Killer Waters: The dangers of Blue Green Algae for Dogs

August 22, 2019
Did you know that our four-legged friends are at an increased risk of becoming ill from blue green algae (a.k.a. cyanobacteria)? This risk is due to the way they interact with bodies of water such as lakes, rivers, and ponds. Between drinking water whilst swimming, jumping fully in during play,... Read More

Killer Waters: The Dangers of Blue Green Algae for Dogs

August 22, 2019
Did you know that our four-legged friends are at an increased risk of becoming ill from blue green algae (a.k.a. cyanobacteria)? This risk is due to the way they interact with bodies of water such as lakes, rivers, and ponds. Between drinking water while swimming, jumping fully in during play,... Read More

A Dog’s Life: From Working Canine to Family Dog

July 25, 2019
I am often asked, "What does your company do with your goose chasing dogs and bed bug sniffing dogs after their job is over?" So, I thought I'd share a recent story about how many of our working dogs transition into retirement. We hope you enjoy Molly's story and we'd... Read More