“So far, as of April 28th, the official number of harp seal pups who have been killed from the Canadian Department of Fisheries and Oceans is 35,049.” (Read more info on harpseals.org)
The mass killing of these baby seals in March and April every year is brutal, unnecessary, and, for all the capitalist thinkers out there, not even economically beneficial!
This info-graphic gives you the quick facts:
Just because we don’t see this happening in front of us, doesn’t mean we don’t have a responsibility as citizens to call our country to put an end to it.
Watch Rebecca Aldworth of Humane Society International off the coast of Newfoundland a few weeks ago.
As a Canadian, I’m embarrassed that we are so behind the rest of the world. Please, stop this senseless killing.