Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Life

Victoria woman uses obituary to call out fat-shaming in medical profession

Ellen Bennett died a few days after being diagnosed with inoperable cancer

Mourning orca mother is still carrying her dead calf’s body off the coast of...

She has been transporting her baby's body for seven days straight

WIN a two night stay at the fabulous Tigh-Na-Mara Resort in Parksville (CONTEST)

And some extra cash to spend in their luxurious Grotto Spa 😎
osprey

This osprey nest webcam lets you get up close with nature

The webcam has watched the same pair of ospreys return each year since 2005

Here’s how to spot when someone might be drowning

Be safe if you're going out swimming this weekend!

RCMP shoot and kill cougar lurking near Nanaimo Yacht Club

Conservation officers later recovered the animal's body from the water

Police say dog left in vehicle at West Shore Town Centre was “not in...

But staff at a nearby movie theatre say there's more to the story.

Dog found vomiting after being left in vehicle at West Shore Town Centre

The owner was watching a movie at the theatre inside the mall

This boxer needs our help to heal his broken heart—literally

Let's help Duke out so he can play at his new home!

Victoria now has a ‘clinic on wheels’ to provide healthcare for the homeless

It's equipped with everything you would find in a doctor's clinic

There’s a new program in BC that makes it easier for couples to get...

Except for couples who have children

Here’s what the SPCA says to do if you see a dog locked in...

Why is leaving the A/C on not enough? Why shouldn't you break the window right away? The SPCA answers it all.

Do you know who owns this little lost dog in Sooke?

She was found running along the Sooke highway

Victoria Humane Society urgently needs more people to foster animals

With 23 cats in her home and at least 6 more litters on the way, Penny Stone is desperate for more foster families to step forward

Victoria police rescued two dogs left in hot car on Thursday

"PLEASE don't leave your dogs in your car," reads a tweet from VicPD

Mars is going to be the closest to Earth that it’s been in 15...

Ain't no party like a Mars-gazing party! 😃

BC Centre of Disease Control issues alert due to threat of measles

A passenger carrying the virus travelled from New Delhi to Vancouver on Wednesday
CANADIAN MONEY

Nearly half of Canadians spend more during summer than other seasons (SURVEY)

Despite spending more money in summer, only 19 per cent of Canadians try to save during the first half of the year.

Pride Week: This is my experience of coming out as bisexual

I kissed a girl and I liked it! 🎵
seagull

This seagull had a bit of a rough morning in downtown Victoria

Luckily, it'll live to fly (and eat a fry) another day!
bc spca

BC SPCA pushes rental task force to prioritize pet-friendly housing

1,700 animals are separated from their families each year in B.C.

10 great end-of-the-year gift ideas for school teachers in Victoria

Looking for a last-minute gift? Try these ideas!

This incredible photo of an eagle in Esquimalt will make you look twice

You never know when you'll encounter a breathtaking moment like this one!

Shark fin spotted off the coast of Vancouver

*Jaws theme song plays in the background*

These 6 lakes in Greater Victoria are now warm enough to jump into

Did we miss any? Tell us in the comments below!

Cineplex has movies for $2.99 in Langford this summer

Two days a week throughout July and August!

Victoria woman issues warning after river otters try to drown dog at Clover Point

Two of them latched onto her and tried to drag her underwater

These 49 businesses will give you a discount if your pet is licensed

Pet license = profitable perks 🐾

73 dog-friendly businesses on the Saanich Peninsula

So you won't ever have to leave your fur baby in the car!

58 dog-friendly businesses in and around the West Shore

So you won't ever have to leave your fur baby in the car!

261 dog-friendly businesses in and around Victoria

So you won't ever have to leave your fur baby in the car!

This Sooke bear found his favourite vacation spot on the island

The bear necessities of life! 🎶

RCMP police dog Boomer retires after a paw-sitively stellar career (PHOTOS)

Thanks for keeping us safe, Boomer! 🐾

Canadians want to ban keeping whales and dolphins in captivity (REPORT)

But opinions are mixed when it comes to discussing the merits of zoos and aquariums

Trial for Duncan couple accused of shocking animal abuse delayed again (PHOTOS)

Teddy passed away from his injuries two days after he was rescued

Learn about Medical Assistance in Dying at this forum tomorrow

Since it became legal, BC has had the highest rate of medically assisted deaths in the country

West Shore RCMP responds to numerous calls about dogs left in cars

PSA: don't leave your dog in a hot car!!

Here’s why you shouldn’t touch that adorable baby deer

Even if you think it may be lost

Comprehensive youth mental health centre opens doors in downtown Victoria

A one-stop-shop for all your health care needs!
living wage

Victoria’s living wage is up to $20.50 per hour (REPORT)

The wage has risen almost $0.50/hr since 2017

CFIA issues recall for pre-packaged greens sold in BC

A possible Listeria contamination is to blame

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