Category Archives: Ramblin’ With Viggo

A Little Bit of Family History – Skonsa Visits Her Bro Viggo

All images enlarge on a new page  with a click! Skonsa and Viggo – you wouldn’t figure that they belong to the same litter, the litter of four pups that Soley had back in Toronto in early June of 2009. … Continue reading

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The Post-Apocalyptic Look of Toronto’s Lower Don Valley

My Icelandic Sheepdog Viggo and I spend an hour most days walking a stretch of the trail along the Don River, which runs from north to south right through the eastern edge of downtown Toronto. While no one will mistake … Continue reading

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Goin’ To The Dogs – Dogspotting In Riverdale

(All images enlarge in a new window with a click.) In my mind, I see the stereotypical “birder” – from wide-brimmed Tilley hat to sensible walking shoes and in his/her hands a check-list of birds (s)he is hoping to see. … Continue reading

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Dashing through The Snow- Viggo Has a Winter Blast!

Click on the image to enlarge and open in a new window! Usually, the U.S. wintertime weather forecast sounds like this: “A cold front from Canada is expected to dump five inches of snow on parts of the mid-west overnight, with … Continue reading

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Viggo and the Swans on Christmas Morn

All images enlarge in a new window with a click! The Christmas Eve snowfall was so light that a bicycle ride down to Cherry Street beach was still on for Christmas Day  morning.  The one section I was extra-careful on … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Viggo In “Roverdale”

Viggo – that would be our dog, an Icelandic Sheepdog to be exact.  He joined the family over three years ago and has become a big part of how each and every one of our days unfolds here in our … Continue reading

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