21 Feb '14, 8pm

Taiji showing their innate lack of conscience, yet again! #tweet4taiji

What happens at Taiji is brutal beyond belief. 17 dolphins are slaughtered for each kidnapped dolphin. The dolphin and whale killers use a hideous method called “pithing” where they stab away with a spear at the spine until they think they have severed it, then plug the hole so less blood escapes. From Cove Guardians I have talked to this year, judging from the screams and tail slaps it takes most dolphins over 10 minutes to die (The Cove is draped from view to hide the shame). From hidden camera footage which is freely available on many websites, you can see the dolphins writhing in agony for up to 20 minutes and some of them are still alive when they are dragged off to the butcher house by their tails to be chopped up. The younger dolphins hear the screams of their family, swimming in their blood. Before this, some younger prettier females have been selected for a life o...

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2013/10/07/visitors-to-swim-with-...

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Taiji

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Taiji

seashepherd.org 21 Feb '14, 9pm

It's 2am where is your Sea Shepherd Prior to February 16, 2014, I had made six visits to Japan. Each one had its own inter...

Sea Shepherd Supporters Rally Worldwide Calling for End to Brutal Taiji Dolphin Hunts

Sea Shepherd Supporters Rally Worldwide Calling...

ecowatch.com 17 Feb '14, 2pm

Demonstrating in Seattle, where the crowd numbered 150, Scott West, Cove Guardian Lead and Campaign Director, said, “Sea S...

Sam Simon in Taiji to Expose Dolphin Slaughter via @ecorazzi

Sam Simon in Taiji to Expose Dolphin Slaughter ...

ecorazzi.com 25 Feb '14, 3pm

Simon’s goal is to raise awareness about the slaughters that take place in this region every year. “As a member of Sea She...