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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.

Rollo Gebhard the Dolphin Defender

Rollo Gebhard the Dolphin Defender

January 11, 2014 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

Our friend Rollo Gebhard, Germany's leading dolphin conservationist and adventurer, has died.  We will miss him and his great efforts for dolphins and the oceans.

Taiji Tragedy Continues

Taiji Tragedy Continues

December 21, 2013 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Ric O'Barry reports from the Cove in Taiji, Japan, where he is working with many Japanese activists to stop the dolphin hunts.

A Silent Winter for SeaWorld?

A Silent Winter for SeaWorld?

December 17, 2013 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

Muscians are canceling their gigs at SeaWorld in response to a grassroots movement to protest the inhumane captivity of orcas and dolphins.

Only ONE Day Left! Save Japan Dolphins Seven Seas Auction

Only ONE Day Left! Save Japan Dolphins Seven Seas Auction

December 13, 2013 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

Only one day left for our first Save Japan Dolphins Seven Seas Auction for enticing and valuable donations from around the globe, such as a cruise of the Grenadines with Ric O'Barry.  Place your bids now!

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