Molly the pig

Molly the pigs death a reminder of the disposable status of animals in Canada

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When Molly the pig was recently killed after being adopted out by the Cowichan branch of the SPCA on Vancouver Island, it was a horrific reminder of the status of …

wolf trapping

B.C. Government Proposes Extending Wolf Trapping on Vancouver Island

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The B.C. Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resource Operations (FLNRO) is currently seeking public feedback on a proposal to extend the wold trapping season on Vancouver Island by nearly …

grizzly bears

B.C. ends the trophy hunting of grizzly bears.

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After a long campaign by dozens of animal advocacy and environmental organizations across Canada, the B.C. government has finally ended the hunting of grizzly bears in the province without loopholes …

Cetacean Captivity

Bill to Ban Cetacean Captivity in Canada Jumps Through Another Hoop

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Bill S-203 made its way through the Senate Committee on Fisheries and Oceans this past week, in what is a cautious step forward for the bill in its journey towards …

grizzly bear management

Grizzly Bear Managment Failing, Trophy Hunting Off the Hook in Auditor General’s Report

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Today, the Office of the Auditor General of B.C. released its long gestating report on Bear Management in B.C.  While grizzly bear advocates across B.C. were hoping for a strong …