Tag Archives: shark fin soup

Op-ed in Vancouver Sun: Racist attitudes won’t help prevent cruelty to animals

Thank you to Peter and the folks at Vancouver Humane Society for speaking out in solidarity and bringing light to an important topic that needs to be discussed in all movements – whether that be animal rights or conservation – that involve multiple communities. Any animal lover who has seen photos or videos of caged […]

Two more airlines go Fin Free

  #1) Aeromexico goes Shark Free on all their domestic and international routes! #2) EVA Air Cargo (Taiwan) http://www.brcargo.com/ec_web/HotNews/Hot_News_Detail.aspx?ID=374&TYPE_CODE=Marketing&LANG_TYPE=ZH-EN&HomeFlag=Y&urlParam=183953638&LanguageFlag=ZH-EN 2013/09/13 EVA Airways will abide by CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna) restrictions and regulations.EVA Airways will not accept cargo booking of shark fin and related products, effective OCT […]

Mating Turtles and Blue Footed Boobies

Imagine clear turquoise waters, a blazing sun, and stepping onto a cruise ship that is about to float you all the way to the place where Darwin found his inspiration for his groundbreaking work in ecology, science, and understanding the world itself. Amy & Jackson garnered over 1,000 votes last year for their Happy Hearts […]

They’re departing tomorrow!

Bid 2012 Happy Hearts Love Sharks winners, Amy and Jackson, a warm bon voyage for their deluxe cruise trip to the Galapagos! After almost a year of anticipation, Amy and Jackson are off to claim their grand prize trip sponsored generously by Flight Centre and G Adventures to the world-famous Galapagos islands: home of the blue-footed booby […]

The Briefing at UBC – Come out to help Shark Truth win some moola!

There are a group of young, passionate students from UBC who throw an event every year where they invite nonprofits to share their story, and the one voted the best gets a chunk of moola from the proceeds of the event. Shark Truth will be there as one of the nonprofits presenting, will you come […]