The British Displacement To Canada

How would the British be involved in the fur trade?

Why the fur trade

When the British were displaced to Canada the Aboriginal Peoples taught them how to survive. They taught them many skills like trapping animals for furs and food. The British thought that they could make a profit from selling the furs back home in Europe.


Going into Canada

Discovering the aboriginal.

When Europeans explored Canada they found all regions occupied by native peoples they called Indians, because the first explorers thought they had reached the East Indies.

What furs were most popular in the the British Fur Trade?

Some of the popular furs that the British sold during the fur trade to make great profit included beaver pelts, fake furs, and red fox hides.