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Apr 6th 2019, 5:31 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 731
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Holiday in Canada - Rehabilitation vs ACRO Cert

Thank you. So he now applies for an ETA and then if it gets approved he's good to go? Or would it get rejected? Do you fill out on the form the offense you did? I need this to be right as we are...
Apr 6th 2019, 5:13 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 731
Posted By Geordie Lass

Holiday in Canada - Rehabilitation vs ACRO Cert

Hi Guys

I used to post a lot on here before I moved across and right after.

My sister and her family are coming over next year for the first time and I have a question.

Over 20 years ago my...
Aug 1st 2016, 12:11 am
Replies: 112
Views: 6,498
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Pit bulls and Rottweilers

Some people are stupid. We have an issue with a young teenager who walks an aggressive big dog round here. I see her coming and it has her all over the place. I have to change direction when I see...
Forum: Canada
Jul 31st 2016, 11:26 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 2,341
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: School year to start.

Just wanted to echo what Allie 73 said.

Our son went into grade 1 (he'd already completed 2.5 years of full time school) and we asked about him skipping a grade as he was so advanced and they...
Forum: Canada
Jul 31st 2016, 7:42 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,490
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Airports and PR landing with toddler and pets any sanity saving tips?

93kg???? what sort of dog have you got?

Yes check beforehand where the Cargo area is. The one in Calgary was very hard to find. Roads had closed etc.

We flew our dog out a few days later than...
Jul 29th 2016, 5:13 pm
Replies: 112
Views: 6,498
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Pit bulls and Rottweilers

LOL. Our last dog (male) was a bit aggressive with other dogs and he had a real go at a police dog one day who was twice his size. Luckily the other one was on a lease and with his handler. He'd have...
Jul 28th 2016, 4:49 pm
Replies: 112
Views: 6,498
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Pit bulls and Rottweilers

Totally agree. Any dog if cornered can react with a bite. Dogs generally give off warning signs before they bite but quite often humans don't read these signs. That video of the 4 year old feeding...
Jul 26th 2016, 10:46 pm
Replies: 112
Views: 6,498
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Pit bulls and Rottweilers

I'm sorry to hear your son was attacked... What happened? where was he etc?

I'm a huge dog lover - have had dogs for about 15 years now. I've had a retriever/spaniel mix and a lab.

I am on the...
Forum: Canada
Jul 5th 2016, 10:05 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 894
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Shipping Companies - recommendations

Lol. I told you about the other thread so you wouldn't have to trawl through it like I did...

So many bad reviews of so many of the companies but only minor things reported with GB liners... ;)
Forum: Canada
Jul 5th 2016, 7:27 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 894
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Shipping Companies - recommendations

There was a thread on here before we left and it was about 40 pages about shipping companies. I read it all and the best of the bunch seemed to be GB liners.

We used them and the service was...
Jun 18th 2016, 10:16 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 839
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Immigration medical requirements

When we did ours I think one of the questions was about hospital admissions in the last 2 years.... so if it was further along than that you should be ok.

I might be wrong. What I will say is that...
Jun 3rd 2016, 8:47 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 529
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Upload error - study permit

There were days I had to walk away before I smashed my face into the monitor.

Give up and try tomorrow? :)
Jun 3rd 2016, 5:07 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 529
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Upload error - study permit

I don't know specifically about uploading this file but when I was doing all of our PR forms I had to change browsers a couple of times.

I think it doesn't like chrome for some reason. Try...
Jun 1st 2016, 6:04 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 423
Posted By Geordie Lass

Working for US company

Just wanted to double check something for a friend who doesn't use this site :)

If a US company wanted to employ someone in Canada and you get paid in Canadian dollars - that's fine right?

I...
May 23rd 2016, 6:18 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,264
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Credit card fraud

A few weeks back I got a call from my CC card company asking if I had tried to make a purchase at the Microsoft store at a cost of $4000 the night before. I'm like err no.

Apparently the...
Forum: Canada
Apr 30th 2016, 11:15 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 2,157
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Moving to Canada

You're welcome

And rightly so. It was definitely on our cons side of the page for moving.

If you want to PM me you can do so we can talk offline. I don't like comparing Canada to UK on the...
Forum: Canada
Apr 30th 2016, 9:21 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 2,157
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Moving to Canada

Our son was 6 when we brought him over and I was told to expect him to be way ahead of his peers at school. He was the youngest in his year in UK so he'd done 2.5 years of full time school before we...
Forum: Canada
Apr 30th 2016, 5:03 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,422
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Finally made it !

Hi

We used Skymaster for moving our pet over. They are based out of Manchester. We arranged for her to fly out a few days after us. They treated her amazingly well and she arrived safe and sound...
Feb 4th 2016, 5:52 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 613
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: TWP application

We got it at point of entry.

Was terrified of not being granted it and something going wrong but it was really smooth. They aren't there to catch you out or make life harder.

The only thing...
Forum: Canada
Dec 24th 2015, 7:05 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,320
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Canadian Pension Plan (CPP) Continue.....

Thanks - I'll tell my accountant. I don't do the forms myself. Wouldn't know where to begin to be honest.
Forum: Canada
Dec 21st 2015, 11:34 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,320
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Canadian Pension Plan (CPP) Continue.....

Sorry to hi jack but I have a question JonBoyE

Can I claim CPP as an expense on my annual accounts as I am a sole proprietor? (I'm getting different answers from accountant vs book keeper)
...
Forum: Canada
Dec 7th 2015, 2:56 am
Replies: 21
Views: 2,170
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Dog Dilemma - Should she stay or should she go?

Sorry I'm in the camp that you should take your dog.

I believe that a flight is way less stressful in the long run to being left with someone else. Yes she may know your dad well but wouldn't she...
Forum: Canada
Nov 25th 2015, 2:00 am
Replies: 12
Views: 3,706
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Counsellor moving to Canada

PM me. I work as a Counsellor here and have my own private practice. Don't want to put too much info on here.

:)
Nov 2nd 2015, 1:56 am
Replies: 18
Views: 778
Posted By Geordie Lass

Re: Down filled parka Calgary

I have a couple of wool coats that I brought over from UK and can only wear them in Autumn time. They are just not warm enough in winter - plus if it's snowing they are useless as they stay damp for...
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