19 Jul '12, 7am

PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION TO SAVE SEAL FROM BEING BATTERED TO DEATH IN NAMIBIA! N PASS IT ON TO OTHERS

PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION TO SAVE SEAL FROM BEING BATTERED TO DEATH IN NAMIBIA! N PASS IT ON TO OTHERS

Namibia’s annual seal massacre began this weekend for a culling season that will last from July to November in what is the second largest seal hunt on earth and the largest slaughter of wild animals in Africa. This year’s goal is to kill 80,000 pups and 6,000 bulls for their coats, fat and genitalia, which will be used in Asia as an aphrodisiac. Authorities in Namibia claim that the seal population has grown too large and is threatening the fishing industry. “Therefore it is humane to curb the unrestrained seal population to a level where they can be sustained by the environment,” according to a statement from the government. According to the ministry of fisheries and marine Resources, there were 1.3 million Cape fur seals in December last year, but the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and others reject the figure because they are not allowed access to records ...

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