I knew we have them around the northern part of Nova Scotia, but how it is in the southern waters of the province I do not know. Certainly, among the fishermen there is nothing that is so much talked about because of the destruction of nets, trawls, and everything else they put in the water. These creatures being so pernicious in their habits and character, perhaps if they found that they were being turned to a profit they would leave the country altogether. So far, unfortunately, there is m>
indication of their leaving. Of course, they come only at certain periods. In my early days, and until ten or twelve years ago, I never heard of such a thing as a dogfish. Perhaps the minister hopes that the good. Lord himself will interfere and drive this pest away. But I hope he will not wait for any divine interference.