18 Sep '12, 6pm

Aquarium Holding Seal Pups for Ransom: They’re Okay, As Long As You Pay

Aquarium Holding Seal Pups for Ransom: They’re Okay, As Long As You Pay

UPDATE: The seal pups are safe, thanks to great Care2 members like you! Go here to check out the full story. —- Two six-month-old harp seals that were slated for death on September 15 at the Aquarium des Iles in Quebec have been temporarily spared thanks to public outcry from around the world. The two pups, Zak and Mika, were taken from the wild this spring by Canada’s Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO-MPO) and accepted by the aquarium for display for the summer. Aquarium officials shamelessly took them, even though they knew the pups would not be released again at the end of the season and would be destroyed in the name of ‘research.’ The practice has been going on for decades with releases at the end of the season, but for some unknown reason, the DFO is suddenly arguing 25 years later that the pups could not only contaminate wild seals, but other wild animals. “Wa...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/aquarium-holding-seal-pups-fo...

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