Black-capped Chickadee perches highest among city’s birds

Black-capped Chickadee perches highest among city’s birds

Jan 5, 2024 | 3:44pm
In a triumph of avian democracy, the charming Black-capped Chickadee has claimed the prestigious title of Regina’s official bird, soaring above contenders like the Canada Goose, American Pelican, and Grey Partridge in a citywide vote. The Royal Saskatchewan Museum’s Ryan Fisher staunchly defended the chickadee during the online voting process, held last month on the […]

Sask veterinary officer issues animal health order over deadly avian flu

Sep 22, 2022 | 1:55pm

Saskatchewan’s chief veterinary officer has issued an animal health order after confirming another case of deadly avian flu in poultry. The health order limits the transport and co-mingling of poultry and will be in place until October 21st. The order will reviewed in one month. The animal health order prohibits the movement to and participation […]

Wascana Centre advises public against feeding bread to birds

Jun 2, 2019 | 3:00pm

One of the most popular tourist attractions to visit in Regina is the large body of water in the middle of the city – Wascana Lake. It’s a hot spot during the summertime, and you may even come across some geese during your visit. It may be tempting to share a snack with birds at […]