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By Todd Humber
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 04/07/2014

Canada’s least common occupation

OTTAWA — The fur trade may have helped found and build Canada, but there are not many people manning the paddles in birchbark canoes these days. Just 455 Canadians listed hunting and trapping as their occupation in the most recent Statistics Canada household survey, making it the least common occupation in the country. But not everyone is shedding a tear over the trade’s demise. Dan Matthews, senior vice-president of campaigns at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) in Norfolk, Va., told the Toronto Star that trapping has "questionable ethics" and "you don’t have to kill animals to survive and in fact it’s bad business at this point."

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