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On 9/19/2014, we mailed 61,283 signatures to Prime Minister Harper showing your support for the end to the seal hunts. While we await a response, please continue to sign and share this petition to advocate for innocent seals.
Goal: 75,000 Progress: 68,865
Sponsored by: The Animal Rescue Site

In recent years, hundreds of thousands of Canada's seals have been killed in annual "seal hunts." The hunters beat helpless baby seals to death with clubs. The fishermen who perform these hunts make an average of one-twentieth of their incomes from seal hunting — this is not their livelihood.

The hunt starts again every April. We cannot allow this savage cruelty to continue. Sign the petition below telling Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to put an end to Canada's seal massacre.

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Dear Prime Minister Justin Trudeau:

I am outraged at Canada's bloody commercial slaughter of innocent seals. Each year, these precious creatures fall prey to the hands of selfish hunters—fisherman who use rifles and clubs to beat and kill seals. Baby seals are often the first to be targeted.

It's bad enough that seals are facing new challenges with global warming depleting their environment and food resources. The seal population is suffering greatly as a result of climate change, yet Canadian seal hunters pay no mind and forge ahead with their inhumane and savage attacks.

What's worse is that seals are being killed mainly so that their pelts can be sold to fashion houses. The fishermen who perform these hunts make an average of one-twentieth of their incomes from seal hunting—this is not their livelihood, and they have no regard for the future of the seals or what their actions could mean for the future of our planet.

We have a responsibility to take care of our environment and the creatures that inhabit it. The Canadian seal slaughter demonstrates some of the most environmentally unsustainable and blatantly inhumane actions imaginable. We cannot allow this savage practice to continue. Please take the necessary steps to ensure this barbaric hunt comes to a halt, permanently.

Petition Signatures

Dec 10, 2016 Tina Viozzi As a Canadian, it saddens me how barbaric people can be. As a Human being, I want us to be kinder to God's creatures and be over seers of their continued presence in our lives.
Dec 10, 2016 Svetlana Klimova
Dec 9, 2016 TayzaJ Murray
Dec 9, 2016 Loretta Tiefen
Dec 9, 2016 Bernadette van Berkel
Dec 9, 2016 Jennifer Domsich
Dec 8, 2016 DONNA WARNER
Dec 8, 2016 Casey Kaemerer
Dec 8, 2016 Dorothy Henry
Dec 8, 2016 valerie thomert
Dec 8, 2016 Patty Arnold
Dec 8, 2016 Susan Cook What a black eye for Canada. SHAME ON YOU!
Dec 8, 2016 Dawn Giroux
Dec 8, 2016 Christopher Ryan
Dec 7, 2016 Barbara Roblyer
Dec 7, 2016 (Name not displayed)
Dec 7, 2016 Andie Roblyer
Dec 6, 2016 Karen Glennan-West
Dec 6, 2016 Karola Windweh
Dec 6, 2016 Marilyn figueroa
Dec 6, 2016 Jessica Wolf
Dec 5, 2016 grace summerhays The Canadian seal slaughter demonstrates some of the most environmentally unsustainable and blatantly inhumane actions imaginable and they should be ashamed of themselves!
Dec 5, 2016 Cara McInerney
Dec 4, 2016 Bente Petersen
Dec 4, 2016 Pamela Rodden
Dec 3, 2016 Emiliana Ribeiadio
Dec 3, 2016 Kathleen Miller Please stop this barbaric practice.
Dec 3, 2016 Shakti Muse
Dec 2, 2016 jennifer holm
Dec 2, 2016 Marjorie Coey As A Canadian that has signed petitions, donated money and tried so many times to get this disgusting practise stopped, I have come to the conclusion that economic sanctions against the countries buying them are the only answer.
Dec 2, 2016 Karen Drum
Dec 2, 2016 Suzi Jackson This sounds more like something we would have to bring to our president-elect's attention. Thought better of Canada.
Dec 2, 2016 Elena Lange
Dec 2, 2016 Caroline Oliveira
Dec 2, 2016 deborah schuler
Dec 2, 2016 Paula Najmulski
Dec 2, 2016 James Kollenberg
Dec 2, 2016 Patricia Shaw
Dec 1, 2016 Lisa Petardi
Nov 30, 2016 Kara Piquet
Nov 30, 2016 Yvonne Moth
Nov 30, 2016 Anna Krieger We`ve signed so many petitions, frankly, it`s about time you started paying attention. It`s 2016, no one really need to wear a dead animal`s skin to feel glamorous.
Nov 28, 2016 cate Abicht
Nov 27, 2016 Stacey O'Brien
Nov 26, 2016 Julie Stuckey
Nov 26, 2016 Olga Espinosa
Nov 26, 2016 Lorrie Harner
Nov 25, 2016 Kelsey Reinhard
Nov 25, 2016 alexa molnar
Nov 25, 2016 Marie Geerings

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