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The decision to continue the Canadian commercial seal hunt is difficult to under
26th March 2012 by Sheryl Fink
What a week it has been! The plans of the International Fund for Animal Welfare seal team have been shifting as quickly as Read more »
What if Canada opened a commercial seal hunt and no one came?
22nd March 2012 by Sheryl Fink
Today is the opening day of the commercial seal hunt in the Gulf of St Lawrence, although one would be hard pressed to know Read more »
A harp seal pup on the ice in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. © IFAW/S. Cook
20th March 2012 by
The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) says that by setting a Total Allowable Catch (TAC) of 400,000 harp seals, Read more »
In an ironic coming of spring, Canada sets seal quota at 400,000 pups
20th March 2012 by Sheryl Fink
Markets for seal products are disappearing, and seals need protection from threats like climate change more than ever Read more »
All around the world, people are speaking out against cruel seal hunts on the In
15th March 2012 by Sheryl Fink
As the International Day of Action for Seals is upon us, this is a perfect time to reflect on the current realities of the Read more »
15th February 2012 by
In 2011 and into the following year, Canada's Standing Senate Committee on Fisheries and Oceans undertook a review of Read more »