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VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Goodall's Criticism of Vancouver's Whale Program Met With Plea to Let Aquarium Explain


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Kelly
- 104 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
In a letter to the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation, Dr. Goodall added her voice to a growing chorus of critics (PDF) who are calling on the Vancouver Aquarium to end its captive breeding program for belugas. YOU HAVE A CHANCE TO VOTE ON THIS.



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Comments

Ana MESNER (198)
Friday June 6, 2014, 1:37 am
Noted, thank you Kelly for sharing.
 

Cindy Miars (80)
Friday June 6, 2014, 2:54 am
Noted & voted. Thanks Kelly.
 

AniMae Chi (407)
Friday June 6, 2014, 7:43 am
Voted YES

YES 3,126
NO 1,500

T.Y. Kelly
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 2:00 am
noted
 

sharon wardle (96)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 3:12 am
Noted, voted & shared ~ Thanks Kelly ~ Yes 3154 ~ No 1503
 

Birgit W. (144)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 1:53 pm
Voted. Thank you Jane Goodall for speaking up for Vancouver's whales.
 

Sylvie Bermannova (39)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 3:10 pm
I have voted 4 the end of this captive program, strongly believing that cetaceans do not belong to captivity where they suffer while they can be studied in the wild.
 

Kate Kenner (200)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 3:57 pm
Of course Ms. Goodall thinks it is cruel. she, unlike the aquarium has a sense of ethics and cares about the lives of animals. I say that for anyone thinking of putting sea animals such as whalers and dolphins into tanks it would be good to put these people into closets and let them get feel for what it must be like for the animals. Imagine living in an ocean and yet having to live in a small tank because it will be small not matter what size it is in comparison to their natural habitat.
 

Dianne D. (463)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 3:59 pm
Voted to end the program
 

Ruth S. (307)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 4:14 pm
Voted yes!
 

Marie-Ange Berchem (35)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 4:30 pm
noted & voted yes!
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 4:37 pm
Voted Yes.
 

janet f. (29)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 8:08 pm
It doesn't matter what they do with their blood money. Those animals are suffering their whole lives and it needs to stop.
 

Ondine J. (133)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 8:41 pm
Noted and voted, thanks Kelly
 

Marie W. (65)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 9:34 pm
S&N
 

Inge Bjorkman (142)
Sunday June 8, 2014, 1:16 am
Yes.

Love
 

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (46)
Sunday June 8, 2014, 6:21 am
Voted YES. Thanks.
 

Ismail A away for some time (201)
Monday June 9, 2014, 6:38 am
Voted Yes , Thank you Kelly
 
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