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ACTION ALERT: URGENT- Take Action for Seals : Help Protect Them From Dire New Threat!
Animals  (tags: canadian seal slaughter, massacre, outrage, international, canadian government )

- 2535 days ago -
Canada's 2011 commercial harp seal hunt has begun, and the government of Canada has sanctioned the slaughter of 400,000 baby seals. In a stubborn and defiant challenge to the rights of other countries to say 'no' to seal products, the Canadian
Animals  (tags: canadian government, international outrage, canadian seal slaughter, horrific barbaric cruelty )

- 2881 days ago -
With seal goods banned in every major market but China, Canada can no longer economically justify their annual seal hunt. So why does it still take place?
Canada's Annual Seal Hunt Begins -- This Time, With a Higher Quota
Animals  (tags: harp seals, quota higher, melting snow, ice conditions, cruelty, canadian seal slaughter, outrage )

- 2897 days ago -
Canada's annual seal hunt got under way Thursday despite a dwindling market for pelts and other byproducts following a European Union import ban and slumping demand. Nelson Kalil, manager of communications at the Fisheries and Oceans Canada department
A Seal's Story-Help! Tell This Story to The World! Please Take Action !!!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, endangered, canadian seal slaughter, extinction, suffering, animalwelfare, sadness )

- 2899 days ago -
I was born on the ice-floes off the east coast of Canada, where the pristine snow-scape stretches out as far as the eye can see. For the first few days, my fluffy white coat was as white as the surrounding snow. Then everything changed.
ACTION ALERT: Against the Horrific Canadian Seal Slaughter !!
Animals  (tags: harp seals, canadian seal slaughter, massacre, canadian government, outrage )

- 2899 days ago -
To help end the Canadian seal hunt, the largest commercial slaughter of marine mammals in the world, we need your immediate help. Here are actions you can take right now:
ACTION ALERT: Cancel the Seal Hunt !!
Animals  (tags: harp seals, canadian government, canadian seal slaughter, worldwide, outrage )

- 2899 days ago -
Each year, mother harp seals travel for thousands of kilometers from Greenland to Canada in an arduous annual migration to give birth to their pups on the sea ice that forms off Canada's east coast.
Animals  (tags: canadian seal slaughter, massacre, sealing towns, boycott, international outrage )

- 2909 days ago -
Canada has a population of 36 million people. Of those, approximately 6,000 individuals are actively using their government issued licenses to take part in the yearly savagery of assaulting and murdering helpless babies. These 6,000 are holding
ACTION ALERT: Help End the Seal Slaughter and Sign Pamela Anderson's Seal Petition !!!
Animals  (tags: canadian seal slaughter, masscre, pamela anderson, animal advocates, worldwide, protests )

- 2916 days ago -
Add your name to the petition urging Prime Minister Stephen Harper to end Canada's cruel seal hunt. Please forward the petition to your friends and family
ACTION ALERT: Save the Seals ! Support the Harb Seal Bill !!!
Animals  (tags: harp seals, senator harb bill, reintroduced, canadian seal slaughter, massacre, legalislation, banning )

- 2920 days ago -
In March of 2010, he re-introduced the bill, and now we need to renew our efforts to flood Parliament with even more messages of support. Help us reach our goal 825,000 emails and letters: one for every seal pup the Canadian government authorized to be
ACTION ALERT: Petition to End the Cruel Canadian Seal Hunt !!!
Animals  (tags: canadian seal slaughter, australia, activists, worldwide outrage, high commissioner )

- 2920 days ago -
It is time for Canada to listen! Please let Australia's voice be heard in Canada by signing the petition to the Canadian High Commissioner in Australia, Mr Michael Leir.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Canada to End Its Shameful Seal Slaughter !!!!
Animals  (tags: harp seals, canadian seal slaughter, worldwide outrage )

- 2923 days ago -
For thousands of years, harp seals have migrated from Greenland down the coast of Canada, stopping each spring to give birth on the ice floes. Every year, a band of fishers descends on the ice to beat hundreds of thousands of seals to death and sell
ACTION ALERT: Harper: Put Down Your Forkful of Seal Meat and End the Slaughter NOW!
Animals  (tags: canadian government, served seal meat, canadian seal slaughter, massacre, horrendous cruelty )

- 2929 days ago -
The seal hunt is incredibly cruel, unsustainable, and does not provide significant financial benefits for Canada or the Canadian sealers. The slaughter needs to end now. Tell Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper to stand up against the seal hunt and end
ACTION ALERT: Please Make Phone Calls to Help End the Seal Hunt in Canada !!
Animals  (tags: canadian seal slaughter, massacre, worldwide, outrage, phone calls, canada government )

- 2932 days ago -
Hello my dear Friends, in a few Days the Seal Hunt in Canada begins. They will kill hundreds of thousands sweet Baby Seals. Would you join me to call the Prime Minister, Minister Gail Shea and Gerry Ritz?
Seal Hunt in Canada Set To Resume This Month!
Animals  (tags: canadian seal slaughter, beginning, this month, animal advocates, protest, EU, prohibited sale seal based products, canadian government )

- 2935 days ago -
Thanks to your letters to the European Parliament concerning the seal hunt in Canada last year, the European Union (EU) responded with a landslide vote to prohibit the sale of seal based products. The great news is it goes into effective this year!
ACTION ALERT: International Day of Action for the Seals Is March 15!!
Animals  (tags: harp seals, slaughtered, canadian seal slaughter, worldwide outrage, international day of action )

- 2961 days ago -
International Day of Action for the Seals Protest Against the Seal Hunt: Putting Pressure on the Sealers Before the Slaughter Begins.

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