At the Grand River in Paris, Ontario. Submitted by Jerry Vajsar.
I took my 17 year old dog, Putz (Putters), down to the beach strip for a nice walk. Submitted by Rachel Anne Salonen.
A Cardinal taking a bath in our backyard on a warm October day. Submitted by Tim Rogers.
“The people at the Hamilton Mum Show keep out-doing themselves year after year”, writes John Weiss. “We enjoyed a colourful Saturday afternoon”.
This photo was taken on Thanksgiving Day while my hubby and I went for a walk in Sam Lawrence Park. Submitted by Angel West.
This chipmunk with its cheeks full of seeds, was probably trying to store up for the winter. Submitted by Robert Lee.
Twins, Sage and Logan, are ready for their first Halloween. Submitted by Terry Shields.
“This Monarch butterfly is almost camouflaged on the orange Dahlia flower in our garden”, writes Joseph Hollick. “We were surprised that the Monarch is still here and had not yet migrated south as it was mid-October when I took this picture”.
My guinea pig, Remy, ready for Halloween. Submitted by Joan Sopkow.
This year there seems to be several bird species showing higher numbers than normal in the area, including Wood Ducks, Green Herons and Egrets, including this Egret at Cootes Paradise. Submitted by Ron Barrons.