Tag Archives: japan

“Sigh” Tropical Spotted Dolphins were the victims today – Taiji Terror Tales 7/2/13

Taiji Officials Monitoring the Selection/Slaughter process 7/2/13 All photocredits : Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians who summarised : As most people were just waking up and enjoying their morning coffee by 8am, the dolphin killers were already driving two dolphin pods … Continue reading

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Cove Guardians’ Vigil over penned Dolphins in Tsunami Warning – Taiji Terror Tales 6/2/13

Photocredit : Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians There are a lot of dolphins in the pens and this is what Ric O’Barry had to report after the 2011 tsunami : “Sadly, the news out of Taiji is no better. Although it … Continue reading

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Here We Go Round The Taiji Pens, 11 Bottlenose Held – Taiji Terror Tales 5/2/13

Photocredit : Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians Tiny pens where some of the captive dolphins are held. Today they have placed 6 in one of them. 11 bottlenose were taken for training and profit for human entertainment. The rest of the … Continue reading

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Is this the kind of place where Taiji dolphins go + why capture is increasing? Taiji Terror Tales

The Fakieh Aquarium is the first of its kind in the kingdom , The aquarium promotes the conservation of the environment by spreading awareness through education and entertainment. Most of the species within the Fakieh Aquarium can also be found … Continue reading

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Sea Shepherd Following as Captive Dolphins are Trandsferred – Taiji Terror Tales 3/2/13

Photocredits : Shepherd Cove Guardians We continue to follow captive dolphin transfer truck. After five plus hours in cargo crates, the transfer truck stops so drivers can use restroom. Dolphins heard screaming from back of truck. We will continue to … Continue reading

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Bad News: Risso’s Snatched.Good: 22/2/13 Global Protests Growing. Taiji Terror Tales 3/2/13

Photocredit: Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians Sorry to bring such bad news again but the killers netted a pod of Risso’s again. I am not sure how many yet but they are close to their quota of this kind now. Remember … Continue reading

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Thank you Skywater for coming to the rescue of the Water Creatures. Taiji 2nd Feb 2013

Photocredit : Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians 2nd Feb 2013 All dolphin killing boats will remain in port today due to heavy rain. Thank you Mother Nature. February 2, 2013 6:44am #tweet4taiji February 22nd 2013 (just three weeks away!!) is going … Continue reading

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Pacific White Sided victims +dolphin transfers Business as usual. Taiji Terror Tales 31/1/13

Photocredit : Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians – note 9 people versus 0ne dolphin!! A grim day. A sea capture took place just outside the Cove. This is standard practice for the capture of Pacific White Sided dolphins as they do … Continue reading

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The Toshima Dolphin Project in Japan. Not all of Japan Hunts Wild Dolphins

Photocredit :wowtrip.tripadvisor.com “But the main message that The Toshima Dolphin Project wants to portray was expressed by Sakae Hemmi as: “I think it important to have many people learn and experience that wild dolphins are animals that we can make … Continue reading

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You may be wondering? Boats stayed in due to snow yesterday + Blue Cove Today Yay !!

Photocredit : Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians. No dolphins caught today. Isn’t the Cove beautiful on a Blue Day… http://epetitions.direct.gov.uk/petitions/44912 Something interesting http://soc.li/YeXkvnh

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