Emotional on geese

Humans can become emotionally attached to an amazing variety of creatures that can walk, crawl or swim

Dogs are a menu item in parts of Asia, but here they are generally considered part of the family, and there is a strong emotional attachment on both sides.

Humans can become emotionally attached to an amazing variety of creatures that can walk, crawl or swim.

The Canada goose can be regarded as handsome and it is inoffensive, so it would not be surprising if many people like them. This is a form of emotional attachment, and a possible explanation for the numerous letters of protest which are appearing in The NEWS protesting their recent slaughter.

Jim Drummond

Qualicum Beach