If you go looking for a more Canadian image than this one of Ryder Aviogana after he killed a seal with a hockey stick, you might have a hard time. And that’s not just because Canadians love hockey.
Hunting seals have long been important to the traditions and livelihood of the Inuit. Even though the seal trade isn’t what it used to be, the Inuit still take the tradition very seriously.
“He makes me really proud to be his uncle!” said the boy’s uncle, Liam.