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Majestic fin whales

Icelandic whalers kill first fin whales in four years

As feared, whale hunters in Iceland have slaughtered at least two fin whales, the first...

Majority of Icelandic people think whaling harms their country’s reputation

With the very real prospect of Iceland's only fin whale hunter, Kristján Loftsson sending boats...
Humpback whale underwater

Humpback whale rescued from shark net in Australia

A humpback whale and her calf have managed to escape after becoming entangled in a...
Long-finned pilot whale

Fishermen in Norway eat pilot whale after entanglement in net

According to local reports, fishermen in Norway ate meat from a long-finned pilot whale after...

Dog treats made from endangered whales removed following WDC protest

WDC, along with other conservation groups, has welcomed the decision by a Japanese manufacturer to remove from sale dog treats made from endangered fin whales. 

Michinoku Farms withdrew the dog snacks shortly after WDC and other groups alerted the media and questioned the wisdom of exporting meat from an endangered species to feed pets.

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About George Berry

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