Thousands are on the move this weekend

The Journal estimates that 68,000 people are moving house this weekend in Quebec, most of them in the Montreal area. In contrast, this CP piece in La Presse (and elsewhere) says as many as 250,000 people are on the move. Historical moving day photos from the Journal.

TVA has the inevitable report on abandoned pets this time of year. Bad enough that we abandon 600 animals a month normally, this ramps up to 1600 animals in June-July. The SPCA is speaking out for outlawing leases with no-pets clauses.