GBP/CAD is a minor pair that has 1 pip equal to $7.32 for 1 standard lot approximately.
GBP pairs have one thing in common. All of them are volatile.
Higher the volatility, more the profit potential.
GBP pairs can move 500-1000 pips in matter of days.
GBP/CAD is a pair that is a combination of 2 volatile currencies GBP and CAD.
When you trade GBP pairs like GBP/CAD, you should avoid taking big risks.
This means don't open a trade with big stop loss.
This translated into a risk of around $200 with 1 standard lot.
Move the stop loss to breakeven when the trade goes in 100 pips profit.
After that try to ride the trend as long as it lasts.