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“OTTER’S” KEY: Breakfast in the Jackson Trails pond

Jackson Trails may have a new mascot!

Foxes, deer, turtles, turkeys, coyotes, beavers and even bears are fairly common sights in Stittsville, but it’s not often you see an otter.

Photographer Jacinta Cillis-Asquith lives in Bryanston Gate, just east of Jackson Trails.  On Saturday morning around 8:40am, she was out for a walk near the stormwater management pond in Jackson Trails, and spotted this guy having breakfast.  It’s a river otter. Continue reading