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TAKE ACTION NOW! End the Canadian Seal Slaughter With A Federal Buyout
Animals  (tags: Canadian seal hunt, buyout, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, protection, sadness, suffering, killing, cruelty, animalcruelty, wildlife, wildanimals, humans, law )

Cal
- 439 days ago - change.org
The concept of a federal buyout is simple: rather than wasting tax money on a hunt with no market, the Canadian government can actually save money by offering to pay sealers a fair dollar amount to give up their license to kill.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Prohibition of Canadian Seal Massacre!
Animals  (tags: Canadian seal hunt, protection, animals, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, cruelty, killing, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering )

Cal
- 545 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every year, from May to around September, thousands of week-old baby Harp seals are slaughtered quite brutally for the international fur trade.Baby seals are budgeoned, smashed, shot, skinned, dragged, bled and thrown all while alive and in the full view
OP-ED: Seal Hunt Has Repercussions for Canadians and the Economy
Animals  (tags: ecosystems, wildlife, wildanimals, cruelty, death, seal hunt, Canada, canadian seal hunt, protection, humans, environment, animalwelfare, animals, animalcruelty )

Cal
- 1445 days ago - huffingtonpost.ca
As the 2011 commercial seal hunt winds down in Canada, the issue is once again heating up in Europe. To add fuel to the fire, IFAW is releasing disturbing new video evidence proving that Canada's commercial seal hunt remains inhumane and unenforceable.
IFAW Says Seal Hunt Extension Is "Meaningless Gesture"
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, protection, politics, Canadian seal hunt, death, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, killing, endangered, wildanimals )

Cal
- 1479 days ago - fishnewseu.com
THE International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) today condemned Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans' (DFO) decision to extend the seal hunt season for Newfoundland and Labrador fishermen, describing the move as an "arrogant show of defiant refusa
Canada's Annual Seal Hunt Begins, Kill Quota Increased Please Take Action !!!
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, crime, sadness, canadian seal hunt, suffering )

Barb
- 1550 days ago - care2.com
Canada's annual slaughter of seals is once again underway which will lead to deaths of hundreds of thousands of baby seals who will be shot, beaten, and skinned before they reach the age of 12 weeks.
Animal-Rights Groups Ready Their Cameras for Canadian Seal Hunt
Animals  (tags: animals, seals, grey seals, seal hunt, canadian seal hunt, hunting, sealing, killing, canada, humans, society, ethics, sadness, environment, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1559 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
The hunt for grey seals is expected to begin Monday and representatives of the Humane Society will be there to film the kill, standing the required 10 metres away as demanded by their permit from the Canadian government.
Canadian Seal Hunt Begins, But Many Sealers Stay Home (VIDEO)
Animals  (tags: animals, seals, canadian seal hunt, harp seals, newfoundland, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, wildanimals, wildlife, environment, animaladvocates, protection, suffering, killing )

Yrna
- 1876 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Canada's annual harp seal hunt in Newfoundland began today, but the ports looked deserted compared to the usual bustling activity, Reuters reported. With the worst ice conditions in the gulf in 40 years and a dwindling market for sea pelts, many sealers
Obama Letter Slams 'Inhumane Canadian' Seal Hunt
Animals  (tags: Seal Slaughter, canadian seal hunt, President Obama, animalcruelty, suffering, humans, habitat, ethics, cruelty, protection )

Cheryl
- 2241 days ago - thestar.com
U.S. President Barack Obama sees the Canadian seal hunt as "inhumane" and vowed to express his "outrage" during his days as a senator, it was revealed today
Banning Hakapik Won't Calm Seal Hunt Critics: Sealer
Animals  (tags: Canadian Seal Hunt )

Chhiv
- 2341 days ago - edmontonjournal.com
A Cape Breton sealer says an attempt by the federal government to put a more humane face on the seal hunt by quietly instituting new rules over the weekend will do nothing to subdue criticism of the annual hunt.
CANADA'S SEAL HUNT WRAPS UP
Animals  (tags: canadian seal hunt, slaughter, massacre, ended for season, animal cruelty, officals, advocates, wildlife )

Simone
- 2587 days ago - oipa.org
On 19 April, we have learned that Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans has officially closed the last and largest phase of the seal hunt off Newfoundland and Labrador. Officials said that participation for this year's hunt was low, mainly because
Take Action: Stop Canada's Cruel Seal Hunt - PETITION
Animals  (tags: canadian seal hunt, massacre, slaughter, worldwide outrage, protest, petition )

Simone
- 2619 days ago - e-activist.com
Despite international outcry, a shrinking market, and a potential EU ban on seal products, the Canadian Government will allow the slaughter of over a quarter of a million seals in the coming weeks. Many will suffer painful and lingering deaths. This is
Canada's Controversial Seal Hunt to Start Friday With New Rules, But Activists Still Opposed
Animals  (tags: seal hunt, controversial, wildlife, canadian seal hunt )

James
- 2620 days ago - signonsandiego.com
TORONTO - Canada's annual seal hunt will start at the end of the week and hunters will be employing a more humane way of killing them, the government said Tuesday, but animal-rights activists condemned the planned killing as inhumane.
Sea Shepherd To Tackle The New Improved "Bash And Slash"Baby Killers Of Canada
Animals  (tags: seals, baby seals, canadian seal hunt, canadian seal slaughter, cruelty, extreme barbaric cruelty, Sea Shepherd )


- 2633 days ago - seashepherd.org
From the icebergs off the coast of Antarctica to the ice floes off the coast of Eastern Canada - there is little rest for the Shepherds of the Sea.
Help Stop the Canadian Seal Hunt! - PETITION (New)
Animals  (tags: harp seals, canadian seal hunt, slaughter, killlings, massacre, animal welfare, petition )

Simone
- 2638 days ago - getactive.peta.org
Each year, the ice floes off the coast of Canada turn blood red when the baby harp seals are beaten and skinned for their fur during the nation's cruel annual seal hunt. The gruesome scene was repeated again this year. If you witnessed the hunt firsthand
 

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