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Canadians have spoken: ban strychnine

Lia Laskaris Advocacy Leave a Comment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Canadians have spoken: ban strychnine and other deadly poisons now before another animal dies in agony Scientific experts align with animal protection and conservation groups to urge …

ground squirrel

ACTION ALERT: September 27 comment deadline on wildlife poisoning

Lia Laskaris Advocacy 1 Comment

Most Canadians cannot believe that the federal government still allows wild animals to be poisoned.  Alberta and Saskatchewan still use Strychnine, a highly toxic poison to kill ground squirrels.  But …

This Mother’s Day, help us save wild mothers

Lia Laskaris Parks Canada Leave a Comment

Many of us will be making plans to celebrate Mother’s Day with our loved ones this weekend.  It’s an important time to recognize the sacrifice that our mothers have made …

Wildlife culling

Cormorant persecution rears its ugly head again

Lia Laskaris Uncategorized Leave a Comment

Bill puts populations at risk after decades of recovery. For Immediate Release – Toronto, June 8, 2016:  “Indiscriminate shooting, clubbing, stomping – cormorant persecution” said Barry MacKay, Born Free and …

Animals Are Persons: Canada’s Disposable Citizens

Jordan Reichert Uncategorized Leave a Comment

If I said that Canada had a population of close to one billion, few if anyone would believe me. If I told you that 99% of that population would be …