Category Archives: Dolphin

Applauding Japanese Activists – Taiji Terror Tales 2013-2014

Photocredit: Suzette Ackerman The picture above is crucially important. This person and Japanese activists like him are the ones who hold the key and will be able to turn the deadlock on the Taiji Cove situation. I think that this … Continue reading

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Boycott Genting Casinos Until The Dolphins Are Free – London 21.09.13

I  spent a couple of hours oustude Genting Casino in Shaftesbury Avenue, London yesterday handing out leaflets and talking to people about the 24 dolphins being held at Genting Casino’s S,E,A Aquarium in Singapore. Even though I was not there … Continue reading

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Beached Risso’s Dolphin Sent to San Diego Seaworld

One to watch for developments which will probably be SeaWorld keeping it and making lots of money. http://www.pawnation.com/2013/09/17/rare-dolphin-rescued-after-beaching-itself/ If they were just going to care for it and initiate a plan to release it back into the sea in stages … Continue reading

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To honour the Pilot Whales who died in the Cove today 18/9/13 -Taiji Terror Tales

Photocredit : Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians Today a total of 12 Pilot Whales were brutally slaughtered and 4 babies were left motherless and dumped back out to sea. The chances of their survival are slim to none after enduring such … Continue reading

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Wild Dolphins in the Moray Firth. CounterTaiji experience

The Taiji season 2013-2014 is under way. I posted updates as they unfolded last season. That served to educate me about the situation and others who read my posts. This year I will be posting about Taiji on a weekly/fornightly … Continue reading

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Pod of 60-70 Bottlenose Dolphins in Taiji Cove. Day 1. Taiji Terror Tales 2013-14

Photo and info credits : Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians Grim business as usual in the notorious Cove as 60-70 bottlenose dolphins are held overnight without food and due care and attention. The selection process will take place and those with … Continue reading

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Quota for the Taiji Drive Hunters to Pilfer during 2013-2014 season is set

Well we knew these figures would be set but it still makes grim reading. Looking at Cetabase we see that the drive hunting quotas have been set to : 2,013 total cetaceans allowed from seven species. -Pacific white-sided dolphins (134), … Continue reading

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Japan Dolphins Day in London 30th August 2013

I went to the Japan Dolphins Day Protest in London yesterday. Once gain there was a good turnout. Everyone there used their voice for the dolphins and the imminent 2013-2014 drive hunting season. We all dread it. That is why … Continue reading

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Countdown to Taiji Terror Tales – Season 2013-2014

Photocredit and Source -The Japan Times http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2013/07/26/national/japan-bucks-trend-captive-dolphin-biz-big/#.UfOQ5hYwXZu If you read the above article in “The Japan Times” you will get an understanding of why there is a growing movement to halt the brutal Taiji drive hunts. The savage killing of … Continue reading

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Global Olympic Dolphins Campaign on 29th June 2013 – London Calling

The Global Olympic Dolphins Campaign has been taking place in cities worldwide over this weekend. Teams were in public places to raise awareness about the plight of Taiji dolphins (and small whales) and asking the IOC to take a pro … Continue reading

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