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Animal culture crucial for conservation says new research paper

WDC's Philippa Brakes, together with a number of experts working on a wide range of...

EU scientific body confirms stronger measures are needed to protect dolphins and porpoises from death in nets

The expert body that provides scientific advice to the European Commission on the management of...
A magical sperm whale encounter

Can space technology tell us how many whales there are?

This exciting project is part of Deloitte's Gravity Challenge, a global programme that encourages corporates,...
minke whale breaching

Norway urged to abandon plans to experiment on captured whales

WDC has teamed up with the Animal Welfare Institute and NOAH (Norway's largest NGO for...

British Government condemns Taiji dolphin hunt

WDC welcomes the statement of the British Ambassador Tim Hitchens in condemning the Japanese dolphin hunts

It is also worth taking a look at the increasing numbers of dolphins going into captivity from these commercial whaling operations

And if anyone says the dolphins don’t suffer, please see this footage , or in Japanese 

Please help WDC to stop the trade that feeds this horrific whaling. Several airlines have already been persuaded to stop transporting dolphins from the Japanese hunts, but we still need to do more to end this once and for all.

Drive hunts infographic