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Support Sen. Harb's Bill to End the Seal Slaughter for Good!

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Following a meeting with PETA some weeks back, Canadian Sen. Mac Harb has introduced a historic bill to end Canada's annual commercial slaughter of baby seals. This piece of legislation acknowledges that there are no markets for seal pelts now that Russia—which had been importing 95 percent of Canadian seal fur—has joined the U.S., the European Union, Mexico, and others in banning seal fur imports. Despite a lack of markets, the Canadian government continues to support the slaughter because both liberals and conservatives want to control the swing seats in the region where the slaughter takes place. Sen. Harb's bill calls for the government to end the slaughter and transition Canadians in sealing regions into sustainable economic programs.

We're nearing the end of the seal slaughter, but we need your voice now to reach a tipping point. Please write a polite letter to Canadian senators and ask them to support Sen. Harb's bill, which, if passed, would put an end to the massacre once and for all.

Hope For Animals

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This petition was delivered to:
  • Waitrose
  • Mike Barry
  • Marks and Spencer
  • Co-op
  • Martin Beaumont
  • Prime Minister's Office
    Right Honorable Stephen Harper
  • Paul Mason
  • Member of Parliament Calgary Southwest
    Stephen Harper
  • Fabian Manning
  • Dennis Glen Patterson
  • Lang, Daniel
  • Janis G. Johnson
  • Liberal Party of Canada
    Larry W. Campbell
  • Liberal Party of Canada
    Mobina S.B. Jaffer
  • Wilfred P. Moore
  • Carolyn Stewart Olsen
  • Betty E. Unger
  • Nancy Greene Raine
  • Plett, Donald Neil
  • Losier-Cool, Rose-Marie
  • Kinsella, Noël A.
  • Norman E. Doyle
  • Marshall, Elizabeth
  • Oliver, Donald H.
  • LeBreton, Marjory
  • Joyal, Serge
  • Michel Rivard
  • Suzanne Fortin-Duplessis
  • Lillian Eva Dyck
  • Pana Merchant
  • Pamela Wallin
  • David Tkachuk
  • Brown, Bert
  • Leader, Conservative Party of Canada / Chef, Parti Conservateur du Canada
    Stephen Harper


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