Never let it be said that Walt [and Ed.! Ed.] don't pay attention to our readers' requests. [Notice the correct use of the apostrophe. We do have more than one reader. Ed.] Rufus Leeking, of Teaticket MA [You can look it up. Ed.] writes to enquire why we never post any pictures of beavers. Well, Rufus, we're happy to oblige!
This is Corporal Jason Pinder, of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. In his spare time, Cpl. Pinder volunteers with the Salthaven West Animal Rehabilitation Centre, in Regina SK, who gave out this lovely portrait of the nice Mountie with a rescued beaver kit. How Canadian is that!