Tag Archives: Taiji Terror Tales

Taiji Confirms that the hunting season September’12 to March ’13 is over. It’s been so tough

Photocredit : Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians “The “death door” to the butcherhouse where hundreds of dolphin and pilot whale bodies were dragged through…finally being dismantled. — at Taiji, Japan“ How clean is your butcher house? Steam cleaning Captives at the … Continue reading

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Taiji are now OVER their Risso’s quota. 10 Risso’s taken – Taiji Terror Tales 20/2/13

Photocredit : Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians “After seven consecutive blue cove days, the dolphins killers entrapped a pod of 10 Risso dolphins within the confines of the cove. This was in violation of the quota allotted by Japanese Department of … Continue reading

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6 days of True Blue For Migrating Dolphins – Taiji Terror Tales 18/2/13

Photocredit : Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians The cove remains BLUE for 6 consecutive days !!! Heavy rain keeps the dolphin killing boats in port. There will be no kidnapping, murdering or butchering of dolphins today . — with John Halladay, … Continue reading

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Killers 17, Risso’s 0 – Taiji Terror Tales 12/2/13

Photocredit: Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians “Before most people were awake this morning, the killers of Taiji had already trapped a pod of 17 Risso Dolphins within the cove. As the pod was further netted off within the confines of the … Continue reading

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Large pod of striped dolphins killed in Cove – Taiji Terror Tales 11/02/13

Photocredit : Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians. Striped dolphins awaiting slaughter Photocredit : SSCG These striped dolphins were released but they suffered hours of trauma and have lost most of their pod/family Sea Shepherd reported on a horrific morning: February 11, … Continue reading

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“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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At Least 5 Christmas Holiday Days and No Fishes? Taiji Terror Tales 27/12/12

Do you remember that “weekus horribilus” when the hunters took 100 + dolphins captive? The selection process took place over 5 days and some were released as they were unfit for human entertainment? There was an outcry because they had … Continue reading

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