wildlife trade

A reply to “Why a Blanket Ban on Wildlife Trade Would Not Be the Right Response”

Animal Protection Party of Canada Zoonosis 1 Comment

By Barry Kent MacKay, General Manager As I sit in my home office, dutifully socially isolated from the rest of humanity, I find myself growing weary of the “deniers”.  And …

With the growing threat of Zoonotic diseases, the time to ban the global wildlife trade is overdue.

Animal Protection Party of Canada Zoonosis 4 Comments

Zoonotic diseases are defined by Health Canada as pathogenic agents, “including bacteria, parasites, fungi, and viruses that can be passed from animals to humans.” The spread of the Coronavirus worldwide …