Boycott Canadian Seafood to Save Seals!

Boycott Canadian Seafood to Save Seals!

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      The Humane Society of The United States

On average, sealers make less than 5 percent of their income from killing seals. So what brings in the other 95 percent? Seafood.

Here is how your boycott of Canadian seafood can help:

Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans says it will shut down the commercial seal slaughter when Canada's fishing industry asks it to do so—and since more than 60 percent of Canadian seafood exports go to the United States each year, this gives us a lever.

Through the boycott of Canadian seafood we can send a clear message: If Canada's fishing industry would like open access to our U.S. market, it needs to stop the commercial seal slaughter for good.

YES! I will boycott Canadian seafood to save seals.

I pledge not to buy Canadian seafood -- like snow crabs, cod, and cold water shrimp -- as long as the Canadian commercial fishing industry continues its slaughter of baby seals.

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    • Nona VanDamme DERBY, KS
      • 3 months ago

      The torture of living creatures must end. so much cruelty, NO MORE buying cod, cold water shrimp from Canada. beating baby seals to death is NOT acceptable.

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    • Paulette Jester POTOMAC FALLS, VA
      • 3 months ago

      Humans Must Stop Slaughtering Defenseless Animals!!!

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    • aaronette leahy TOMS RIVER, NJ
      • 6 months ago

      No rhyme or reason for it....that simple.

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    • Barbara Trelease LOS ANGELES, CA
      • 7 months ago

      The way these baby seals are slaughtered is horrific and clearly unjustifiable. No one needs to wear fur!

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    • Anita Kanitz STUTTGART, GERMANY
      • 7 months ago

      "One day the absurdity of the almost universal human belief in the slavery of other animals will be palpable. We shall then have discovered our souls and become worthier of sharing this planet with them."

      -- Martin Luther King, Jr

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