NOVEMBER 3, 2012: ANIMALS IN WAR DEDICATION UNVEILED IN CONFEDERATION PARK, OTTAWA – PHOTOS & NEWS/OFFICIAL COVERAGE

RCMP Cpl. Luc Patenaude and police dog Cujo

Drs. Stephanie and Peter Chung pose with Dedication war dog and his creator, David Clendining.

Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson hands War Animals Day Proclamation to Lloyd Swick.

Lloyd Swick, chair of the Animals in War Dedication Committee Addresses the crowd

Youth Presentations by Anne Fergusson, Andrew Garbutt and Richard Barrie.

Capacity audience at AIW Dedication Ceremony

Canadian Forces Central Band (background) Dove cages (foreground)

Plaque unveiled by Lloyd Swick, Andrew Garbutt, Richard Barrie, Anne Fergusson and Laureen Harper.

Plaque unveiled by Ottawa MP Royal Galipeau, NCC Chair Russell Mills, and Brigadier-General M.K. Overton.

News/Official Coverage

‘Remembering Animals in War’

http://www2.macleans.ca/2012/11/11/remembering-animals-in-war/

‘New War Animal Monument’

http://www.cncworld.tv/news/v_show/29037_War_Animal_Monument.shtml

‘Canada honours contributions of animals in war’

http://www.sunnewsnetwork.ca/sunnews/canada/archives/2012/11/20121103-105827.html

‘Government of Canada Honours Contributions of Animals in War’

http://aiwdedication.ca/news-release-government-of-canada-honours-contributions-of-animals-in-war/

Animals in War Dedication

http://www.canadascapital.gc.ca/places-to-visit/public-art-monuments/animals-war-dedication

‘New Monument Honours Contribution of War Animals

http://ottawa.ctvnews.ca/new-monument-honours-war-contributions-of-animals-1.1023339

‘Government of Canada Honours Contributions of Animals in War’

http://www.northumberlandview.ca/index.php?module=news&type=user&func=display&sid=18356

‘Animals of war commemorated with sculpture’

http://www.centretownnews.ca/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=3455&Itemid=131

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=lOHL7QeGftw

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