14 Feb '15, 3am

Thousands Attend Sea Shepherd’s “World Love for Dolphins Day” to Rally Against Taiji Dolphin...

Thousands Attend Sea Shepherd’s “World Love for Dolphins Day” to Rally Against Taiji Dolphin...

For a staggering six months of each year, from September 1 until March, entire families of dolphins and small whales are driven into Taiji’s killing cove. Once netted within the shallow waters of the cove, their fate is sealed and the members of these doomed, frightened pods will face either imprisonment in captivity or brutal slaughter before the eyes of their families. Killers and trainers work side-by-side to select the “prettiest” dolphins and whales for captivity, those without visible scars. The others are mercilessly stabbed with a metal spike inserted into their backs, just behind the blowhole, to sever their spine. The dolphins slowly and painfully bleed to death or drown in the blood of their family—others may die as they are dragged to the butcherhouse, where the once living and free cetaceans are processed into meat for human consumption, despite being heavily ...

Full article: http://www.seashepherd.org/news-and-media/2015/02/13/thou...

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