All Content for Seals

New Duke University/IFAW study shows HARP SEALS ON THIN ICE
5th January 2012 by Sheryl Fink
In recent years, the IFAW Seal Team has witnessed firsthand the devastating effects of climate change on harp seal pups in Read more »
Time to face reality, end the commercial seal hunt
4th January 2012 by
The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW www.ifaw.org) wants Canada’s 2012 commercial seal hunt to be called Read more »
Within the animal welfare movement, reasons for hope
23rd December 2011 by Fred O'Regan
As with many people, I find the end of the year a time of reflection. It’s a good time to look back over the year, Read more »
Yay! Thanks to all my friends!
19th December 2011 by Sheryl Fink
I’m thrilled to tell you that the door to one of the largest markets for seal products has now been slammed shut Read more »
A young starving harp seal pup.
15th December 2011 by Sheryl Fink
Much to our surprise, French Canadian media is reporting that the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) has recommended a Read more »
Shrouded in secrecy, Namibian seal hunt closes for another season
15th November 2011 by
November 15 marks the official closing of the Namibian seal hunt for another season. Despite calls from the International Read more »