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First Hunt for Me in Taiji

First Hunt for Me in Taiji

February 6, 2014 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Our Cove Monitor Jaeny Colmenares experiences her first hunt in Taiji, Japan, for a group of Risso's dolphins a few days ago in the Cove.

More Dolphins Slaughtered in Taiji

More Dolphins Slaughtered in Taiji

February 5, 2014 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Our new Cove Monitor, Rachel Baldwin, joins Heather Hill to report on another slaughter of dolphins in Taiji, but an Australian news camera crew creates quite a stir.

Angel in Captivity—Updated

Angel in Captivity—Updated

February 4, 2014 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

Our volunteer Cove Monitor Heather Hill managed to gain access to the Taiji Whale Museum to photograph and video Angel in her tank, and the results show continued problems for the little albino dolphin.

The Japan Times Urges End Dolphin Hunts

The Japan Times Urges End Dolphin Hunts

February 1, 2014 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

The English-language newspaper of Japan, The Japan Times, urges an end to the Taiji dolphin slaughter in today's editorial.

Ric and Louie on Katie Couric

Ric and Louie on Katie Couric

January 30, 2014 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

Ric O'Barry and Louie Psihoyos appear on the Katie Couric show to talk about Taiji and the dolphin slaughter.

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!

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