February 18, 2013
HSI is deeply disappointed by the biased and misleading information included in the Canadian government presentation at the first World Trade Organization hearing on the dispute regarding the European Union prohibition on products of commercial seal hunts.
February 15, 2013
HSI supports the EU ban on trade in seal products and filed an amicus brief with the WTO in its defense of the ban.
February 11, 2013
Canadian pet store chain PJ's Pets and Pets Unlimited signed the Puppy-Friendly Pet Store Pledge vowing to never sell puppies in the future.
February 5, 2013
Humane Society International/Canada Increases Reward to $5,000 for Information Leading to the Conviction of the Persons Responsible for Seal Killings on Prince Edward Island
HSI/Canada has increased its reward to $5,000 for information leading to the conviction of the person or persons responsible for the deaths of more than 50 grey seals in PEI.
February 1, 2013
Humane Society International/Canada Offers $1000 Reward for Information Leading to the Conviction of the Persons Responsible for Brutal Seal Killings on Prince Edward Island
HSI/Canada is offering a $1000 reward for information leading to the conviction of the people responsible for the deaths of more than 50 grey seals in PEI.
January 29, 2013
An Environics poll commissioned by HSI and the IFAW showed that the vast majority of Canadians support the proposal to prohibit the international commercial trade of polar bear parts.
January 28, 2013
At HSI/Canada, our top priority for sharks in 2013 is to ensure that Member of Parliament Fin Donnelly’s Private Member’s Bill (C-380) to ban the import of shark fins into Canada is passed into law.
January 17, 2013
HSI Applauds Recommendation to the European Court of Justice to Uphold EU Ban on Trade in Products of Commercial Seal Hunts
HSI/Canada commends an opinion by Advocate General Kokott that the European Court of Justice should reject an appeal by commercial sealing interests and some Inuit representatives.
January 10, 2013
HSI/Canada applauded the people of Inukjuak for their compassionate response to the plight of up to one dozen orcas trapped in sea ice off their shores.
January 8, 2013
HSI/Canada commends Taiwan for passing a landmark ban on trade in marine mammal products, including seal skins, but exempting products of traditional indigenous hunts.