Maplewood Farm’s ancient goose


Did you know that Maplewood Farm on the North Shore has a goose that’s 31 years old? THIRTY ONE YEARS OLD. I had no idea geese could live to such an age but it’s true. Her name is Gussie, she was born in 1980, she walks with a bit of a gangster limp and you should go out and visit her one of these days.

That is all.

Gussie, on the right. Photo: Katie Cubitt

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Bob is the Editor-In-Chief and founder of Vancouver Is Awesome. An avid outdoorsman and dedicated family man, he's currently writing a book about British Columbia's history - "BC Was Awesome" - that's coming out September 2016 on Arsenal Pulp Press.