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Today Was Awful

Today Was Awful

February 27, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

An astonishing 98 Pantropical spotted dolphins were killed today in the Cove, more than twice a much as any previous hunt this season, according to volunteer Cove Monitor Tim Burns.

REMINDER: Los Angeles Benefit for Dolphins

REMINDER: Los Angeles Benefit for Dolphins

February 25, 2012 by David Phillips, Save Japan Dolphins

Join us on March 3rd in Los Angeles for a celebrity-filled special evening to honor Ric O'Barry and the Dolphin Project!

Pacific White-sided Dolphin Drive

Pacific White-sided Dolphin Drive

February 24, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Out of several hundred Pacific white-sided dolphins, the dolphin hunters only pick two.  Volunteer Cove Monitor Tim Burns explains why.

Irresponsible: Letter from Taiji Whale Museum

Irresponsible: Letter from Taiji Whale Museum

February 22, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

The Taiji Whale Museum sends an answer, but Sad and Lonely remain in the World's Smallest Dolphin Tank.

Leilani: Racing for the Dolphins (Video Added)

Leilani: Racing for the Dolphins (Video Added)

February 19, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Our dear friend Leilani Munter raced at Daytona yesterday and won BIG for the dolphins!

One to be Slaughtered; Two for Captivity

One to be Slaughtered; Two for Captivity

February 18, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Three bottlenose dolphins met different tragic fates today, as reported by our volunteer Cove Monitor, Tim Burns.

Watch Leilani Race for the Dolphins! (Update)

Watch Leilani Race for the Dolphins! (Update)

February 17, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Watch Leilani Munter, Cove Monitor and race car driver, compete at Daytona on Feb. 18th, broadcast live on the SPEED Channel. (UPDATED)

The Tide is Turning in Taiji

The Tide is Turning in Taiji

February 15, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Ric O'Barry reports that the Taiji hunts will end early this year and that there is further cause to hope for an end to the slaughters in Japan.

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