posted on Mar, 29 2005 @ 07:32 PM
Do you really care about the seal hunt?
Originally posted by centurion1211
Canadians love to thumb their collective noses at the U.S. and remind us all how much more enlightened they all are.
[edit on 3/29/2005 by centurion1211]
Is this a thread in response to a Baby Iraqi Slaughter thread made by a Canadian? Do you hold a grudge against Canadians or is this just a thread
started in hopes of arguments?
Since you have decided not to comment on the seal hunt, I will.
The Seal hunt is barbaric and should be governed far more closely. Anti-hunt activists say many animals are skinned alive and die in agony. That
practice is just wrong and things like this happen all over the world. It is sickening.
300,000 seals can be killed this year and Large-scale hunting will be allowed to continue until their numbers fall to under four million. This is much
like any other hunting season. It is the cruelty
that goes with seal hunting is where the problem lyes.
Canadian regulations require that hunters ensure their prey is dead before moving on. But this does not seem to be happening.
People are going to boycott Canadian sea food. This does nothing.
Seal pelts are at an all-time high of $57. Those who oppose the hunt ought to target buyers, not the fishermen who desperately need the income from