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Iceland to monitor whale hunt cruelty

Following our call for an investigation into violations of the Icelandic Whaling and Animal Welfare...
Beluga whales in the wild

Beluga whale in River Seine dies after rescue attempt

A beluga whale that became trapped in the River Seine in France has sadly had...
Tilikum, the father of Nakai. © Paul Wigmore

Orca Nakai dies at SeaWorld San Diego

SeaWorld San Diego has announced the death of the orca Nakai. The 20-year-old male orca...
Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin © Mike Bossley/WDC

Last captive Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin to be freed in South Korea

Bibongi, the last Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin held in captivity in South Korea, is to be...

Actor Stephen Fry backs WDC campaign

Actor, Stephen Fry has backed WDC latest campaign to stop the brutal Japanese dolphins hunts by urging his five million followers on Twitter to sign WDC’s petition to ban the annual dolphin hunt off the coast of Taiji, Japan.  

Our campaign exposes the true cruelty behind the methods used by the fishermen in Taiji. In his post on Twitter, Fry shared the link to the harrowing YouTube WDC campaign video wrote – “Help stop the horror behind the killing of dolphins in Taiji. Check out the shocking footage. Sign the petition.”

About George Berry

George is a member of WDC's Communications team and website coordinator.