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Taiji Cove Water Runs Red Again

Taiji Cove Water Runs Red Again

January 29, 2014 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Heather Hill arrives in Taiji, Japan, as our volunteer Cove Monitor and immediately witnessed two dolphin slaughters in a row.

Angel in Exile

Angel in Exile

January 27, 2014 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Our volunteer Cove Monitor Karla Sanjur was able to get some very sad video of poor Angel, the albino dolphin, in her tank in the Taiji Whale Museum.

Tell WAZA to Take Action Against Dolphin Hunts -UPDATE

Tell WAZA to Take Action Against Dolphin Hunts -UPDATE

January 21, 2014 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Urge WAZA to enforce their Code of Ethics and expel the Japanese Association of Zoos and Aquariums (JAZA) from their organization.  Sign the new petition by our Japanese colleagues!

Support Ambassador Caroline Kennedy and the Dolphins

Support Ambassador Caroline Kennedy and the Dolphins

January 21, 2014 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

You can support Ambassador Caroline Kenedy and her historic message condemning the dolphin drive hunts in Taiji, Japan.

Taiji Dolphin Drive Hunt is Not a Tradition

Taiji Dolphin Drive Hunt is Not a Tradition

January 21, 2014 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

The claim by the government of Japan that the dolphin drive hunts are "traditional culture" in Taiji is nonsense -- the hunts started in 1969.

Yoko Ono’s Open Letter to Taiji

Yoko Ono’s Open Letter to Taiji

January 20, 2014 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Ono: "The way you are insisting on a big celebration of killing so many Dolphins...will make the children of the world hate the Japanese."

The Fate of Angel the Baby Albino Dolphin?

The Fate of Angel the Baby Albino Dolphin?

January 17, 2014 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Ric O'Barry asks what will happen to Angel the baby albino dolphin in the Taiji Whale Museum, now that it has been taken from its mother?

Albino Dolphin Like an Angel With Fins

Albino Dolphin Like an Angel With Fins

January 17, 2014 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

A huge pod of bottlenose dolphins was intercepted and driven in the Cove, including a rare albino dolphin calf.  Ric O'Barry and Karla have named it "Angel".  Our new volunteer Cove Monitor, Karla Sanjur, reports from Taiji, Japan.

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