March 24, 2015
Platinum-selling vocal sensation Jackie Evancho is using her voice to help save seals. Evancho stars in a new PSA about the plight of the baby seals who are victims of commercial sealing.
March 20, 2015
Recommendation to European Court of Justice to Uphold EU Ban on Trade in Products of Commercial Seal Hunts Commended
The EU Advocate General Kokott urged the European Court of Justice to reject an appeal brought by commercial sealing interests and some Inuit representatives.
March 3, 2015
Humane Society International/Canada condamne les quotas irresponsables de la chasse aux phoques fixés par Gail Shea, la ministre des Pêches et des Océans, qui autorise le massacre de 468 000 phoques du Groenland, phoques à capuchon et phoques gris.
March 2, 2015
Humane Society International/Canada condemned the 2015 seal hunt quota of 468,000 harp, hooded and grey seals set by Fisheries Minister Gail Shea.
February 23, 2015
“Bitten” Star Laura Vandervoort Calls on Canadian Government to #BeCrueltyFree and Ban Cosmetic Testing on Animals
In support of a national ban on cosmetics animal testing in Canada, film and TV star Laura Vandervoort backed #BeCrueltyFree Canada with the release of an exclusive photo in which she and her dog Frankie say “no” to cosmetics cruelty.
February 12, 2015
Humane Society International/Canada assisted the Quebec Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food in the rescue of the 35 dogs from a breeder in Quebec’s Bas-Saint-Laurent region.
February 12, 2015
Humane Society International/Canada a collaboré avec le ministère de l'Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l'Alimentation du Québec pour sauver 35 chiens issus d'un éleveur de la région du Bas-Saint-Laurent, au Québec.
February 10, 2015
Actress and Sci-Fi Icon Tricia Helfer Joins Humane Society International in Calling for Ban on Cosmetics Animal Testing in Canada
Ascension and Battlestar Galactica actress Tricia Helfer joined the #BeCrueltyFree Canada campaign in support of a federal ban on cosmetics animal testing.
February 6, 2015
Animal Welfare Triumphs as European Commission Proposes Strengthening the EU Ban on Cruel Seal Product Trade
The European Commission proposed strengthening the European Union ban on seal product trade, closing previous loopholes and appearing to bring it into compliance with recommendations from the World Trade Organization.
January 16, 2015
HSI and Animal Alliance of Canada launched the ads on Toronto's subway, urging transit users to go cruelty-free. The ads featured cute images of the animals most used in that testing—rabbits—as part of the #BeCrueltyFree Canada campaign.