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Short-finned pilot whale © Nicola Hodgins/WDC

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Japan’s attempts to remove the international ban on commercial whale hunting defeated


Looking out for dolphins and porpoises in Wales


More power given to countries that kill whales for cultural and nutritional needs


WDC Scottish Dolphin Centre wins volunteer award

Humpback whale head

Proposal to create a whale sanctuary in the South Atlantic is defeated at whaling meeting

A New Zealand dolphin

New Zealand High Court reverses plan to mine in endangered dolphin habitat


WDC joins new project helping to prevent whale and dolphin entanglement in fishing gear


Cruel 6 to 25 minute deaths of whales shot with exploding grenade harpoons revealed

Whales and whalers – how and why WDC is fighting to keep the whaling ban