grizzly bear hunt

B.C. Grizzly Bear Hunt Policy Open for Public Comment

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In August, the B.C. government announced that in November 2017 it will end the trophy hunting of grizzly bears in B.C. and all hunting of grizzly bears in the Great …

Huge step for animals as Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act passes through Senate Committee

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A very big thanks to everyone who wrote the Senate Committee Social Affairs, Science and Technology Committee to make sure that Bill S-214 was placed on the agenda. Your e-mails …

Nanaimo

City of Nanaimo: Ban the Retail Sale of Kittens, Puppies, and Rabbits

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On Monday August 28th, APP West Coast Campaign Officer Jordan Reichert reported to the City of Nanaimo in support of a proposed ban on the retail sale of kittens, dogs, …

outdoor caucus

Les projets de loi visant la modernisation de la législation protégeant les animaux et la faune au Canada ne sont jamais adoptés. Pourquoi ?

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Par Georges Dupras, Conseiller Posons-nous cette question : Pourquoi tous les efforts pour moderniser les lois canadiennes visant la protection animale (en vigueur depuis 1892, et désuètes depuis longtemps), ne …

Animal Testing

Animal testing makes better animal abusers, not researchers.

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About four years ago, I interviewed students at the University of Victoria to find out if they were aware of animal testing taking place at the university and to get …

cetacean captivity

There will be no captive cetaceans on Vancouver Island.

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VICTORIA, March 15th, 2017 Less than 24 hours since the hard-fought victory of animal advocates that resulted in the Vancouver Park Board announcement to ban the importation and display of …

wolf cull expansion

BC Government Proposes Wolf Cull Expansion

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…after admitting it is inhumane An internal BC government document revealed plans for a wolf cull expansion despite admitting that there is no humane way to do so. The plan …

tilikum

Memorial Gathering for Tilikum in Victoria.

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On January 6th, SeaWorld Orlando announced the death of Tilikum the orca, who died in captivity at their facility. A memorial gathering for his passing will be held at the …