His debut collection of poetry, Caribou Run follows the Porcupine caribou herd through their annual migration, the largest overland migration in the world. The publication was named as a one of CBC’s fifteen must-read poetry collections in 2016.
The dog Richard and his wife share their life with now.
The dog Richard grew up with after his family adopted Buddy from a local animal rescue.
You can follow Maisy's adventures via Instagram, where Richard almost exclusively posts images of her.
Richard is also on Twitter where his profile says he's a "Writer of words. Walker of dogs."