This week, The Whale Sanctuary Project announced it has chosen a site in Nova Scotia to serve as a sanctuary for whales raised in captivity. This could be big news for more than 50 belugas living in overcrowded conditions at Marineland in Niagara Falls, Ontario. The announcement follows Canada’s recent move to ban the keeping... Read more » Animal JusticeRead more about 6 Reasons Why Marineland’s Proposed Beluga Export Should Be Blocked
On Monday, June 10, Canada passed Bill S-203, groundbreaking legislation to outlaw whale and dolphin captivity. Once the bill comes into effect, it will be a criminal offence to capture wild whales and dolphins from the ocean, confine them in tanks, breed them, or make them perform. The import or export of whales and dolphins... Read more » Animal JusticeRead more about Canada Just Banned Whale & Dolphin Captivity. But What Happens to Animals Already in Tanks?