24 05, 2016

Bring back the boot, says Nain seamstress seeking sealskin skills

May 24th, 2016|

Peggy Andersen, from Nain  wants to teach the traditional skills required to make black sealskin bottom boots, a dying skill in Labrador’s Inuit communities.

Peggy Andersen questions how the older […]

21 05, 2016

Legislating the blind spot: “The EU seal regime and the Newfoundland seal hunt” by Nikolas Sellheim

May 21st, 2016|

Legislating the blind spot : the EU seal regime and the Newfoundland seal hunt

In September 2009 the European Union adopted Regulation 1007/2009 on trade in seal products (Basic Regulation) […]

15 05, 2016

National Seal Day on the Hill – May 17

May 15th, 2016|

National Seal Day on the Hill took place today Tuesday May 17th on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, to show support for the sealing industry and CSA president Eldred Woodford […]

2 05, 2016

Natural Boutique a premium quality sealskin shop

May 2nd, 2016|

The owner’s of Natural Boutique, a premium seal clothing shop at 101 Water Street, Jennifer and Kerry Shears recall in a recent Telegram story, that they had no idea […]

1 05, 2016

Angry Inuk – The Documentary Film hopes to change minds on seal ban

May 1st, 2016|

“Something had to be said … about how unfairly we’ve been treated by anti-sealers” Alethea Arnaquq-Baril

Angry Inuk is a documentary film project in the making by Unikkaat Studios Inc. […]

29 04, 2016

Video: Chef Todd Perrin talks seal meat prep at Mallard Cottage

April 29th, 2016|

Thanks to Carino Inc. , the province’s largest seal pelt and meat processor, for providing an insightful interview with chef Todd Perrin on preparing and serving seal meat at […]

22 04, 2016

NEW: 2016 New Personal Use Seal License Sessions

April 22nd, 2016|

UPDATED: April 22 – 2016

DFO advises that there will be a Seal Information Session for new

applicants requesting Personal Use Seal Licences at the following

location:

Carbonear, NL – […]