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Protect Grey Seals From Hunting in Cape Cod and Martha's Vineyard in US - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Aquatic Mammals, Grey Seals, US, Law, Protection, Conservation, Extinction, Ethics, Petition to sign )

- 1815 days ago -
Please sign this global petition to NOAA Fisheries to stop The Seal Abatement Coalition trying to get the Marine Mammal Protection Act amended, to allow controlled hunts of the grey seals currently making Cape Cod and Martha's Vineyard their home.
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Canadian Grey Seal Cull! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: canadian government, grey seals, savagerly beaten, killed, cruelty )

- 2432 days ago -
Before overfishing in the 1990s devastated the population of Canadian Atlantic cod, their numbers once stood at an amount of 1.5 to 2.5 billion. The ban that was subsequently incurred on fishing of the species has since failed to help their numbers
Send Letter To Canadian Politicians for Grey Seals! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: seals, Canada, Grey seals, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, crime, death, slaughter, killing, suffering, wildlife )

- 2697 days ago -
Please send an email to Nova Scotia and New Brunswick seafood companies right away, to persuade them to stop supporting the brutal killing of grey seals. Even though the markets for seal products have dried up, Nova Scotia fishermen are gearing up..
ACTION ALERT: Please Don't Kill 70,000 Seals! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: grey seals, fisheries and oceans, studies, seal slaughter, massacre, destruction cruelty )

- 2809 days ago -
The Senate Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans has recently begun a study that could result in the killing of 70,000 grey seals off CanadaâEUR(TM)s east coast.
East Coast Seal Cull: Fishery Minister's Own Study Says Little Evidence Slaughters Work
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, slaughter, East Coast Seal Cull, Fisheries Minister Keith Ashfield, Grey Seals, Keith Ashfield, Seal Cull, Seal Cull 2011, Cod, Cod Stocks, Fisheries, Seal Slaughter, protection, ethics, cruelty, killing )

- 2843 days ago -
As Canada's fisheries minister contemplates whether to approve a five-year cull of 140,000 grey seals on the East Coast, his own department has released a study that concludes there's little evidence to show such slaughters actually work.
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 )

- 3073 days ago -
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.
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Slaughter of Sable Island Grey Seals ! PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: sable island, grey seals, canadian government, slaughtered, massacred, protection, authorities )

- 3112 days ago -
Stop the horrific slaughter of the Sable Island Grey Seals. The grey seal population does not need to be culled, according to Canadian scientists. It is, in fact, stabilizing. The Canadian government has already allowed the fishing industry to interfere.
Canada Considering a Plan to Slaughter 220,000 Seals
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, slaughter, grey seals, Canada, environment, habitat, death, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, suffering )

- 3339 days ago -
What is a troubled industry to do in order to survive? Well, if you're a lobbyists for Canadian fisheries, the answer may be to simply massacre the competition. A recently disclosed proposal calls for the killing of a whopping 220 thousand grey seals
Grey Seals Face Doom- Another Grey Seal Slaughter Set for Hay Island
Animals  (tags: grey seals, hay island, canadian government, massacre, killing, brutal slaughter )

- 3450 days ago -
Too soon, the misery of Canada's commercial seal slaughter is starting again. Right now, I am preparing to leave for Nova Scotia, along with the HSI ProtectSeals team, to document the killing of up to 2,220 baby grey seals on Hay Island, off Cape Breton.
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Cruel Grey Seal Slaughter!!!
Animals  (tags: grey seals, battered to death, horrific cruelty, nova scotia, hay island, slaughter, international outrage )

- 3450 days ago -
Tragically, the government of Nova Scotia allows the commercial slaughter of grey seals in the protected Scaterie Island Wilderness Area. The grey seal kill on Hay Island, part of this protected area, is one of the cruelest seal slaughters HSI has ever
ACTION ALERT: Slaughter of Baby Grey Seals on Hay Island 2010!!
Animals  (tags: grey seals, butchered, suffering, massacre, . government, hay island )

- 3452 days ago -
Within the next few days, the Slaughter of 2,220 Baby Grey Seals will begin. The Nova Scotia Government (Canada) has once again given permission, for the killings.
Seals Killed and Beheaded in Northeast England
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, grey seals, killed, beheaded, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3470 days ago -
The bodies of five grey seals have been found on a north-east beach, three of which had been decapitated. The seals were all juveniles, the oldest of which is thought to have been no more than a year old and the youngest just a few weeks. It is not yet
Seal Sanctuary SOS
Animals  (tags: grey seals, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3754 days ago -
More than a third of the world's grey seals live around our coast. They are Britain's largest carnivore and, unlike the pups of common or harbour seals who can swim with their mothers in a matter of hours, grey seal pups will drown.
Canadians Against Grey Seal Slaughter 2009 ! Please Take Action !
Animals  (tags: grey seals, killed, slaughter, Canada, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3793 days ago -
The place is on Hay Island which is part of the Scaterie Island Protected Wilderness Area in Cape Breton (Nova Scotia) Canada. This Slaughter is one of the crueliest since the helpless seals are herded into groups by the hunters.
Grey Seals Escape the Club Thanks to Shrinking Markets for Their Skins.
Animals  (tags: grey seals, Nova Scotia, Canada, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, GoodNews, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3810 days ago -
The Department of Fisheries and Oceans and the government of Nova Scotia announced last week that they were authorizing another grey seal kill. But yesterday, seal processing plants told seal hunters that they would not buy the skins of the baby grey

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