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Apr 4, 2012

Focus:Animal Welfare
Action Request:Read
Location:Canada

HSI/Canada Calls for Sealing Industry Buyout as Largest Seal Fur Processor Closes

Other seal fur buyers receive government financing to stockpile skins

Humane Society International

MONTREAL – In the wake of closures of multiple major markets for seal products, Canada’s largest seal fur buyer, NuTan, announced Thursday it would stop processing seals, and shift its operations to other products. In a shameful move, government financing is apparently now being provided to at least one other seal fur processor to buy seal skins.

Read on ............... http://www.humanesociety.org/news/press_releases/2012/04/hsi_nutan_closing_seals_040312.html#

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Posted: Wednesday April 4, 2012, 3:13 am
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