A fox takes a break on a viewpoint above Whitehorse, Yukon on a snowy night around Christmas. (Peter Mather)

The urban foxes of Whitehorse

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A few of the young kits at Woodbine Beach in Toronto; when passersby began taking selfies with the animals, a local wildlife centre intervened (Richard Lautens/Toronto Star/Getty Images)

The tale of Toronto’s boardwalk foxes

Stories of wildlife spreading out into human spaces were common during the unprecedented global coronavirus lockdown. Here’s what happens when the humans come back.

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Photo gallery: the flourishing business of polar bear pelts

Take a tour of Fur Harvesters Auction Inc. in North Bay, Ont.