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Great News!!!!! 2013 Off to a Great Start as Taiwan Bans Seal Products!!!!!


Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 682 days ago - ifaw.org
Some great news to start off 2013, as Taiwan passed legislation this week to close its markets to marine mammal products, including seal meat, oil, and fur from Canada's commercial seal hunt.



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Svetlana B. (19)
Monday February 4, 2013, 9:38 am
Noted
 

Roxy H. (334)
Monday February 4, 2013, 10:11 am
this just gets me in the knees, Canada and USA are Killing thousands of Wolves and Horses And Bison and Polar Bears, and now Asia is MORE HUMANE THEN WE ARE! tell me this isn't the twist! ... after all these years of us chasing them around....hahahaha times have changed my kitties! PIE ON US! well well well, we sure learned! ... i want our amazing animals back... :(
 

Roxy H. (334)
Monday February 4, 2013, 10:14 am
OOO and ty my beautiful furry one... you are amazing... i forget to tell you this...after so many years... you still have that healthy fur! geeesh.... i can never seem to get mine groomed... ugh! rotten kat's they have that prickly tongue...sooooo lucky pffffffftttttt! tossing cat nip in the ditch!
 

Natasha Salgado (576)
Monday February 4, 2013, 10:34 am
Great!!! Now you can start focusing on the cat and dog meat industry in your country. Shut it down and prosecute those prospering from this horrendous and cruel industry.
 

Constance F. (431)
Monday February 4, 2013, 11:16 am
EXCELLENT ! And ditto Roxy. I don't think any country has the seal of humanity - no pun intended - the US just galls me with their illusions of "humanity." But on a much happier note : since campaigns against seal hunting began, dropping from a value of $232,000 CAD in 2009 to $66,490 in 2011. Impressive, and hopefully, a big fat zero in the future !
 

Christeen Anderson (549)
Monday February 4, 2013, 11:17 am
Yes, yes, yes. Thank you for this great news.
 

Ruth S. (298)
Monday February 4, 2013, 11:47 am
I agree with all of the above!
 

Dianne Lynn Elko-Eakin (730)
Monday February 4, 2013, 1:25 pm
NOTED--TY
 

Allan Yorkowitz (448)
Monday February 4, 2013, 2:49 pm
Choke on your losses Canada.
 

Carol H. (229)
Monday February 4, 2013, 4:27 pm
great news, thanks Cher
 

Past Member (0)
Monday February 4, 2013, 4:50 pm
Thanks for sharing the very good news Cher. Law of supply in demand...no (like zero) demand would be wonderful.
 

naomi cohen (37)
Monday February 4, 2013, 5:14 pm
i am with roxy. i want our beautiful animals back......this IS great news,anyway. thank you, cher.
 

Bee S. (206)
Monday February 4, 2013, 5:43 pm
Roxy really said it with Others too!! WOW WOW :-)))))))
 

Kay M. (348)
Monday February 4, 2013, 6:43 pm
great start!
 

LMj Sunshine (142)
Monday February 4, 2013, 6:47 pm
Awesome! Thank you for sharing!
 

Vicky P. (466)
Monday February 4, 2013, 7:15 pm
A lot of Canada wants seal products banned fyi Allan, noted, hope they do the same for cats, dogs and the animals they steal fur from
 

Robby R. (15)
Monday February 4, 2013, 7:48 pm
Sweet
 

Kim O. (398)
Monday February 4, 2013, 10:15 pm
Thanks Cher. NOT getting into this mud slinging.
 

Leslene Dunn (74)
Monday February 4, 2013, 10:50 pm
Noted - its a step in the right direction, albeit a small one. What about all the other animals!!!!
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 12:58 am
Something good to be proud of.
 

Danuta Watola (1216)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 5:01 am
noted
 

Barbara D. (78)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 6:03 am
Noted. A step taken by one country. Every step brings us closer to our goal.
 

. (0)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 11:46 am
Thanks Cher for some promising news. Maybe all the other whore mongers will follow suit
 

katarzyna phillips (6)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 12:05 pm
good, i'm glad another country can stand up to such rubbish!
 

iveta cer (66)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 6:21 pm
Thanks for this great news :)
 

Mandy A. (93)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 10:08 am
lol, not mud slinging...its great news actually...wonderful Taiwan! The World is Savage, it's nice to have a smile ...so few of them lately
 

Yvonne F. (176)
Monday March 4, 2013, 7:15 am
Kudos to them!!!! Thanks Cher
 

Barbara Erdman (63)
Saturday March 16, 2013, 3:50 pm
Noted and Thnx Cher :-0Thnx
 

SANDRA ROCHA (146)
Tuesday April 9, 2013, 6:42 am
Good news. Thank you Cher.
 
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