April 10, 2012
The Protect Seals team bore witness as sealers clubbed and shot seal pups in the northern Gulf of St. Lawrence.
April 5, 2012
In a shameful move, the government of Newfoundland and Labrador announced $3.6 million in government financing for Carino Company Ltd., a Norwegian-owned seal fur processor.
April 3, 2012
In the wake of closures of multiple major markets for seal products and the announcement from NuTan, Canada’s largest seal fur buyer, that it would stop processing seals, HSI/Canada urges the Canadian authorities to cease their financial support of sealing and redirect their efforts and resources towards an industry buyout instead.
April 2, 2012
Rebecca Aldworth contemplates the prospect of witnessing the 2012 Canadian commercial seal slaughter.
March 30, 2012
HSI/Canada Statement on the Senate Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans Grey Seal Management Hearings
Read a statement from HSI/Canada's executive director Rebecca Aldworth, in response to a proposed cull of grey seals.
March 23, 2012
HSI/Canada and MAPAQ Rescue 125 Dogs from Inhumane Conditions at Commercial Breeding Operation in Quebec
HSI/Canada worked with the Quebec Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food with the mandate of ANIMA Québec to rescue 125 dogs from a commercial breeding operation in the Chaudière-Appalaches region, located south of Quebec City.
March 23, 2012
HSI Canada et le MAPAQ Sauvent Plus de 125 Chiens Soumis à des Conditions Inhumaines dans un Centre d'Elevage Commercial Québécois
En mars 2012, HSI/Canada et le ministère de l'Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l'Alimentation du Québec (MAPAQ), par l'intermédiaire d'ANIMA-Québec, ont porté secours à plus de 125 chiens dans un centre d'élevage commercial de la région Chaudière-Appalaches, au sud de Québec..
March 21, 2012
Humane Society International/Canada is calling on the Canadian government to immediately cancel the 2012 commercial seal slaughter, due to the devastating effects of yet another year of poor sea ice formation on seal populations in the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
March 20, 2012
Humane Society International/Canada condemned the reckless 2012 seal hunt quota allowing for the slaughter of 400,000 harp seals.
March 5, 2012
HSI/Canada Condemns Shameless Call by Sealing Industry Lobbyists for Massive Government Subsidy to Stockpile Seal Skins
With hundreds of thousands of seal skins already reportedly stockpiled, sealing industry lobbyists called on the Canadian government to subsidize more stockpiling.