When Built: 1980
The beaver was named town mascot since Castor is the French name for Beaver.
There is a painted wall mural behind the beaver:
Castor is French for Beaver
Regan Paynter provided me with this earlier picture. Note the
missing tree stump and Mural:
Information Source: http://tis.gov.ab.ca/publictis/item/paddy_the_beaver.htm
Pictures Sources: Len Suchan of Mr. Lens Photography (Saskatoon) and Regan Paynter