6 08, 2015

New: Humane Harvesting Workshops for Commercial Sealers

August 6th, 2015|

The 2015 Fall Humane Harvesting Workshops for Commercial Sealers Schedule dates and locations have been finalized. The course will be delivered and conducted by the Professional Fish Harvesters Certification […]

31 08, 2015

Always in Vogue opens new store in China

August 31st, 2015|

Atlantic Canada based furrier Always In Vogue is proud to announce that they  have opened a new Seal Boutique In Shenyang China, with an amazing selection of Seal products […]

30 08, 2015

Scottish salmon farmers issued licences to shoot seals to protect stocks

August 30th, 2015|

It took a freedom of Information request to find out the number of Scottish salmon farmers who were issued licences to shoot seals and the numbers shot, to protect […]

10 08, 2015

“PETA didn’t buy any flippers” : 300 Flipper Pie Cookup

August 10th, 2015|

Local CBC journalist Kenny Sharpe dropped into Wesley United Church here in St. John’s to witness a 300 Flipper Pie mega serving this past May, cooked and prepared by a […]

5 08, 2015

Nunavut secures EU exemption for seal hunt

August 5th, 2015|

As much as we are happy for the indigenous hunters of Nunavut in this recent decision to qualify for an exemption to the European Union’s ban on seal imports, […]

15 07, 2015

Report: Reemergence of large seals causes new conservation challenges

July 15th, 2015|

The journal Conservation Letters, has published details from  scientists who explored the effects of recovering predator populations such as seal lions, on their home ecosystems, resulting in new conservation […]

25 06, 2015

Welcoming new talent: Clare Dawn Couture

June 25th, 2015|

We spotted a very striking sealskin coat displayed at a recent fashion show at the Anna Templeton Center and had to ask who made it and we were told […]