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Canadian Seal Hunt

Canadian Seal Hunt Is Not Economically Viable

Cathy Kangas | Posted 03.16.2016 | Green
Cathy Kangas

A few years ago, I spent two days on the ice floes of Newfoundland watching baby seals and their mothers. Snow white, with big trusting eyes, the pups...

The Canadian Seal Slaughter - Again

Cathy Kangas | Posted 06.23.2014 | Green
Cathy Kangas

Photo Credit: Frank Loftus Humane Society of the United States I am absolutely shocked that the Canadian commercial seal hunt, the largest slaughter ...

Seal Slaughter Resumes in Canada

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 06.15.2014 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

Canada's bloody commercial seal slaughter resumed yesterday, although with many fewer boats and participants than in past years.

A Banner Year for HSUS

Cathy Kangas | Posted 03.02.2014 | Impact
Cathy Kangas

Many powerful lobbies pour money into legislation that harms animals. The HSUS works to defeat harmful legislation while at the same time educating the public about cruelty.

"Sealing" the Deal: Canada's Legacy of Government Subsidized Cruelty Continues

Deborah Bassett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Deborah Bassett

Just when environmentalists were beginning to see a light at the end of the tunnel, Canada's Fisheries Minister announced that restrictions on exporting seal meat to China had been lifted.

Canadian Seal Hunt Begins, But Many Sealers Stay Home (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Canada's annual harp seal hunt in Newfoundland began today, but the ports looked deserted compared to the usual bustling activity, Reuters reported. W...

Obama: Seal Hunt "Inhumane," An "Outrage"

The Toronto Star | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Campaigners leading a global effort against the Canadian seal hunt believe they have stumbled across a secret weapon that could bring Ottawa to heel -...

The Canadian Club Scene

Ryan Reynolds | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ryan Reynolds

Confronting these menacing assassins of the ice is no small feat. In the world of Seal Clubbing, there are but only a few ways to overpower such wicked beasts. The best and most preferable way is, of course, napalm.

Canada's Annual Seal Hunt Gets Under Way (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

The Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The International Fund for Animal Welfare released this video showing what it says is hunters killing seals in Canada's annual commercial seal hunt...