Sea Shepherd’s Win is Japan’s Loss: Whalers Have Worst Season Ever
By David Kirby
Whale conservationists are applauding the dismal kill season, while the Japanese government is calling it ‘sabotage’.
This year, Japanese whalers had their least successful hunting season on record, taking fewer than half the animals they killed during 2011-2012. The Japanese government blamed the meager harvest on “unforgivable sabotage” by the anti-whaling group Sea Shepherd Conservation Society ( www.takepart.com/article/2013/… ), an accusation that Sea Shepherd claims as a badge of honor …
TakePart – April 7, 2013
PETA not very ‘ethical’, slaughters 96% of the pets
Vancouver: PETA is synonymous with love and care for homeless pets. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animal have a long history of providing protection and shelter to stray cats and dogs.
But that was till now, according to a controversial report, only a handful of pets make out alive from the doors of this esteemed organistaion, known for protesting and rehabitating stray and abandoned pet animals.
According to one estimate, 2,000 animals pass through PETA’s front door every year and very few make it out alive.
In 2011, less than 4% pets survived in PETA’s care …
Daily Bhaskar – Apr 07, 2013, 18:17 PM IST