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Selection of our Canadian animal pictures. (There are 364 photos in this photo gallery.)

Here you find our selection of animals from several Canadian provinces. Some examples of animals we show you are:

Polar bears from Churchill Manitoba, grizzly bears from the Yukon Territories and the Rocky Mountains in Alberta and British Columbia, puffin birds from islands around Newfoundland, bald eagles from the ocean and rivers of British Columbia, whales from British Columbia, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland, husky dogs from the high arctic, caribous from the arctic tundra, buffaloes from Manitoba and many other animals from all over Canada. ... ...continue under photos...

Scenic Polar Bear Picture Hudson Bay Churchill Manitoba

A scenic view of the Hudson Bay in Churchill, Manitoba and a Polar Bear wandering up along the top of the barren rocks.

As the polar bear awaits the onset of winter in Churchill, Manitoba, he wanders aimlessly around on the barren landscape waiting for the shores of the Hudson Bay to freeze.The scenic view of the Hudson Bay, the tall trees scattered across the lan ...
Cougar Animal Picture

The cougar is a stunning looking animal and we were lucky to capture this picture in the wilderness of Vancouver Island in British Columbia.

The cougar is always alert and keeps a good watch out for any smaller animal that might mean a healthy snack for this very powerful cat. Lucky for us, this cougar was not too interested in what we were doing and it was the perfect opportunity to ...
Arctic Wolf Picture

From behind the greenery of the wilderness an Arctic Wolf emerges and allows us to capture an excellent picture of him.

The Arctic Wolf is a beautiful animal and to be able to get a picture of one is fairly rare as these wolves like to keep themselves, away from any human existence. This white Arctic Wolf prefers the colder climates of the winter months over the l ...
Atlantic Puffin Profile Bird Island Newfoundland

A profile of an Atlantic Puffin as it stands on the moss covered rock on Bird Island overlooking Bonavista Bay in Newfoundland, Canada.

A profile picture of this Atlantic Puffin standing on Bird Island in Newfoundland, Canada allows us to see the width of the bright orange bill and its cute matching colored feet. During the winter months, the bill on the Atlantic Puffin will chan ...
Whale Watching In BC Canada

A couple of surfing killer whales seen during a whale watching tour in BC, Canada.

Off of Northern Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada there are many whale watching tours available for people wanting to see these fascinating mammals in their natural environment. One of the behavioral traits that a Killer Whale does is surf in the wake of boats and seei ...
Swimming Beaver

Most beavers come out at night and keep busy but this cute beaver decided swimming was the plan of action for the day.

A beaver loves swimming as this is where they spend a majority of their time, especially as they busily find pieces of twigs and logs to build their dams. Catching this beaver peacefully swimming in the water in the daylight hours is a rarity and ...
Salmon Fishing Alaska

Watching a brown bear fishing for salmon as they leap up a waterfall in Katmai National Park in Alaska, USA is a fascinating sight to see.

A brown bear at the top of the falls in Katmai National Park in Alaska, USA waits patiently for a salmon to be in the right place while he is fishing for his next meal. During the salmon run, brown bears will fight over who gets the prime fishing ...
Photo Of A Moose Stag

The antlers of a moose stag begin growing in the spring and dropp off in the winter to conserve energy.

The scientifc name for moose is Alces alces. A Moose Stag with impressive antlers in Canada.
Husky Sled Dog Alaska

This Husky sled dog is one of many that take you on an amazing adventure in Alaska, USA.

The fur on the ends of the Husky dog is glistening with snow as this cute face poses for a picture before venturing out on his next sled trip. The Husky dog takes many visitors on a journey of a life time on a passenger sled through the back coun ...
Bald Eagle Catching Prey

Flying bald eagle catching prey, Vancouver Island, Canada.

Bald Eagle catching a fish, in flight, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.
Photo Bald Eagle Haliaeetus Leucocephalus

The bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) is a symbol of America representing strength.

Bald Eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus, North America, American Symbol, Animals.
Lake Audy Bison Enclosure Riding Mountain National Park Manitoba

An amazing sight to see at the Lake Audy Bison Enclosure in Riding Mountain National Park in Manitoba, Canada, is the reintroduction of the bison.

The Lake Audy Bison Enclosure in Riding Mountain National Park in Manitoba, Canada is home to a herd of around 30 plains bison. This special area has a healthy prairie ecosystem and was once home to hundreds of Bison making it the ideal location ...
Caribou Stag Denali National Park

A caribou stag or reindeer jaunting through the autumn colored field in Denali National Park in Alaska.

This caribou stag has a full grown set of antlers as he explores the wilderness of Denali National Park in Alaska, USA. When touring in Denali National Park not only will you cross paths with Caribou but you may also run into grizzly bears, wolve ...
Long Finned Pilot Whales Globicephala Melas Dolphins

Belonging to the Oceanic dolphin family, Long Finned Pilot whales are actually dolphins rather than whales although at times they behave like whales. Their scientific name is Globicephala melas.

A highly social marine mammal, Long Finned Pilot Whales, aka Globicephala melas, are often found in large pods of around 100 animals. Although they are actually dolphins, they often behave more like whales. They also appear similar to the Orca W ...
Best Friends Picture

Ella the large black Newfoundland Dog and Maple, her sidekick, are best friends that pose for their picture at the Rifflin'Hitch Lodge in Southern Labrador, Canada.

Ella and Maple are locals that are seen around the Rifflin'Hitch Lodge in Southern Labrador, Canada and have become the best of friends. The two of them have no problem relaxing on the beautiful walkway as guests take their picture for their vaca ...
Northern Gannets Birds Avalon Peninsula Newfoundland

Thousands of Northern Gannets nest upon Bird Rock at the Cape St Mary's Ecological Reserve on the Avalon Peninsula in Newfoundland Labrador.

During the breeding season, Bird Rock on the Avalon Peninsula in Newfoundland Labrador is home to about twenty-four thousand Northern Gannets. Bird Rock stands about one hundred meters high and the Northern Gannets can be seen by visitors to the ...
Cute Atlantic White Sided Dolphin Bay Of Fundy Nova Scotia

The wildlife is plentiful in the Bay of Fundy in Nova Scotia and here passengers aboard a boat tour watch as a cute Atlantic White Sided Dolphin surfaces nearby.

In the cool waters of the Bay of Fundy in Nova Scotia, Canada, people will find a variety of wildlife while on a boat tour with Pirate Cove Whale and Seabird Cruises. As the boat cruises through the water, a cute Atlantic White Sided Dolphin surf ...
Sleeping Cat picture

A cat sleeping on his comfy pillow in the window of the church at the Grand Pre National Historic Site in the Bay of Fundy in Nova Scotia, Canada.

A pillow is what this cat likes sleeping on right by the window of a church built in the 1920's at the Grand Pre National Historic Site in the Bay of Fundy in Nova Scotia, Canada. When you visit this historical site, the church cat may be sleeping ...
Cute Arctic Marine Mammal Churchill Manitoba

The Polar Bear resides in the Arctic region in Churchill, Manitoba and this marine mammal shows off his cute side while resting on the frozen tundra.

The Polar Bear is a type of marine mammal who loves the cold Arctic temperatures and while this one waits for the Hudson Bay to freeze over in order to catch some ringed seals, he relaxes on the frozen tundra. As cute as this picture is, the polar bear is t ...
Mallotus villosus Capelin Fish Newfoundland

An event which only occurs in Newfoundland is the spawning of Capelin fish, aka Mallotus villosus, along beaches such as at Admiral's Point in Trinity Bay.

Capelin, also known as Mallotus villosus, are a small fish which play a vital role in providing the link between plankton and larger animals. They spend the majority of their lives offshore and only move in to the Newfoundland shores for spawning. Spawning ...
Seagulls Scenic Weyton Passage British Columbia Coast

A group of various seagulls gather on a rock in Weyton Passage with the scenic British Columbia Coast waterways in the background.

The Inside Passage is full of scenic waterways such as Weyton Passage just off the coast of Northern Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada. Seagulls on a rock in Weyton Passage off Northern Vancouver Island, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.
Spring Big Horn Sheep Lamb Banff NP

A big horn sheep lamb frolicks in the spring warmth in Banff National Park along the Lake Minnewanka Loop Road. This lamb is only about 2-3 months old at the most, born in the spring when the snow begins to melt in the Rocky Mountains.

Bighorn sheep lamb, Ovis canadensis, along the Lake Minnewanka Loop Road, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada.
Wildlife Traffic Jam Banff National Park Alberta

A common sight along the roads of Banff National Park is a traffic jam caused by wildlife, Alberta, Canada.

Traffic jam along the Lake Minnewanka Loop road as visitors stop to look at Bighorn Sheep in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada.
Female Tourist Beachcombing Sea Anemones Tofino

Tofino is a prime tourist destination, this female tourist is beachcombing along tidel pools and sea anemones at Tonquin Beach in Tofino on Vancouver Island

Sea Anemones in a tidal pool in a rocky outcrop and a women walking along Tonquin Beach in the background, Town of Tofino, a transition area of the Clayoquot Sound UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, West Coast, Pacific Ocean, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.
Moose Antlers Picture

A set of Moose antlers displayed on a fishing stage in the town of L'Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland, Canada which makes for an interesting picture.

A rack of antlers from a Moose is on exhibit on a fishing stage in the small town of L'Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland Labrador in Canada. Picture yourself coming head to head with a set of antlers such as these in the wilderness of Newfoundland. ...
Red Fishing Stage Moose Antlers L Anse Aux Meadows

A deep red colored fishing stage adorned with a rack of moose antlers sits along the coastal shores in the town of L'Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland, Canada.

Along the coastline of Newfoundland, Canada in the town of L'Anse Aux Meadows, sits a nicely painted red fishing stage edged with white trim and a large rack of moose antlers displayed above the door.These antlers were either taken from a moose a ...
Bald Eagle Bird Picture

Picture of a bald eagle bird coming in to land on a tree.

Bald eagle bird with wings open coming in to land on a tree. The bald eagle is also known as a sea eagle or scientifically as Haliaeetus leucocephalus. This beautiful bird can be found from Northern Mexico via Canada all the way up to Alaska. Pl ...
Bald Eagle Spread Wings

An adult bald eagle with spread wings coming down to the water surface to catch a fish.

American Bald Eagle with spread wings ready to catch a fish, British Columbia, Canada Please make sure to see our photo gallery Canada animals with more creatures from Canada.
Queen Elizabeth II Statue Gardens Regina

The Queen Elizabeth II equestrian statue stands at the head of the Queen Elizabeth II Gardens in the city of Regina.

Bronze statue of Queen Elizabeth II with her horse stands on a platform at the front of the Queen Elizabeth II Gardens. The beautiful gardens display colorful flowers and a water fountain. Lush green trees surround the colorful garden. The Queen ...
Eastern Fox Snake Water Point Pelee

Along the Marsh Boardwalk of the Point Pelee National Park, an Eastern fox snake glides in the water.

An Eastern fox snake is seen in the marshy waters at the Marsh Boardwalk. The snake slinks through grassy patches along the water's surface. The snake's colors are generally a yellowish background with large dark brown spots. The boardwalk is in ...
Raccoon In Leaves George Lake

Along the George Lake in Killarney Provincial Park, a cute raccoon forages for food in the dry leaves.

This adorable raccoon animal with his mask across his eyes is his trademark. He is foraging in the dry leaves for food. The raccoon is seen near the shores of George Lake. The brown dry leaves carpet the forest floor. Cute Raccoon, Procyon lotor, forag ...
Long Finned Pilot Whales

During a whale watching excursion, Long-finned Pilot Whales are seen swimming in the Pleasant Bay in the Gulf of St Lawrence.

The Long-finned Pilot Whales are seen swimming in Pleasant Bay during a whale watching excursion. The awesome mammals glide through the blue waters. The pilot whales are part of the dolphin family. Pleasant Bay is located in the Gulf of St Lawren ...
Cute Black Tailed Prairie Dogs

Along the Frenchman River Valley Ecotour Route you can see the Black-tailed prairie dogs in the West Block of Grasslands National Park.

Black-tailed prairie dogs sit at the entrance to their home. The mound of their home sits in a flat grassy field. The prairie dogs are seen along the Frenchman River Valley Ecotour Route. The Grasslands National Park has the only Black-Tailed Pra ...
Statue Mounted Police And Indian Fort Walsh

At the Fort Walsh National Historic Site, a detailed statue of a Northwest Mounted Police Officer and an Indian greet each other while on horseback.

This statue shows the wonderful detail of the police officer and the Indian. Each of the men sit on their horse while greeting each other. This statue sits at the information centre at the Fort Walsh National Historic Site. An open field is their ...
Bronze Sculpture Bison Regina

At the Frederick W Hill Mall, Regina, a bison sculpture sits between two towering high rise buildings.

In the city of Regina, a bison sculpture and two high rise buildings are at the Frederick W Hill Mall. The sculpture is a bison laying in a field. The two high rise buildings tower over the sculpture. Glass mirrors from the buildings reflect each ...
Bull Grazing By The Farm Barn Steinbach Manitoba

The bull is grazing at the hay pen by the barn at a farm in the Mennonite Heritage Village.

A farm is part of the Mennonite Heritage Village. This farm has a bull grazing at the hay pen. The pen sits near the barn at the farm. A red barn sits in the distance of the pen. Bull grazing on hay in a pen beside the Farm Barn at the Mennonite ...
Cute Puppy Face Picture Canadian Eskimo Dog Breed

The cute and almost dreamy face of a Canadian Eskimo Dog puppy with its perky ears and unique markings. This cute breed is most in it's element during winter and when it's hard at work.

A breed of dog that was on the verge of extinction, the Canadian Eskimo Dog has made a come back in recent years through the efforts of clubs and breeders. This puppy with its cute face, who was a little sleepy at first, could be trained as some ...
Symbol Of Global Warming Polar Bear Picture

Even as the world's largest land predator, the polar bear is under threat of extinction and has become the symbol of global warming.

The International Union for Conservation of Nature whose headquarters are based in Switzerland, has listed global warming as the largest threat to the world's largest land predator; the polar bear. The reason the polar bear has become the symbo ...
American Black Bears Ursus Americanus Sow And Cub

A cute American Black Bear cub stays close to its mother, the sow, while grazing on the lush grasses in Riding Mountain National Park. The scientific name for the Black bear is Ursus americanus.

An oasis in the middle of the prairie landscape of Manitoba, Riding Mountain National Park is a mecca for wildlife, nature, and scenery. As well as being home to numerous species of mammals such as moose, lynx, wolves, coyotes, and elk, the park ...
Polar Bear Walking Across Frozen Tundra Churchill Manitoba

The frozen tundra creates the ideal surface for walking for the Polar Bears who reside around the Hudson Bay in Churchill, Manitoba.

As a Polar Bear roams across the frozen tundra in the Churchill Wildlife Management Area in Manitoba, Canada, his front feet seem to lag across the ice with each step. In reality, his huge paws with black pads on the base and fur between each toe ...


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