Rather than a thinly-veiled theme park using dolphins as aquatic acrobats, we have an incredible opportunity to transition the Stanley Park aquarium to a truly conservation organization. #EmptyTheTanks
Though they can easily stop selling them, men's denim Brooklyn Clothing store sells fur-trimmed jackets from Canada Goose, Parajumper, and Moose Knuckle that use raccoon-dog, farmed fox, and leghold-trapped coyotes skins.
In Canada alone, more than 3,300,000 foxes, coyotes, minks, and other fur-bearing animals are killed each year so wealthy fashionistas can wear their class status on their coats.
Stanley, Camila, and Pisces were all discarded by the racing industry. They were destined for slaughter, but adopted by compassionate families so they can live, love, and be loved.
Though the risk of a shark attack remains extremely low (about 1 in 11.5 million, exactly 152 reported fatalities since records began in 1580), an estimated 26-73 million sharks are killed each year for their fins alone. Only a quarter or third of the sharks killed is even recorded or reported.