Tag: aquarium

Crown Withdraws Animal Cruelty Charges Against Marineland and Photojournalist Jo-Anne McArthur Discusses Animals in Captivity

Animal Rights Lawyer Anna Pippus Weighs in on Crown’s Decision Regarding Marineland

Empty the Tanks: Ending Captivity of Marine Mammals

Photo by Jenni Rempel, Model: Kyra Puddifant.

This episode is all about the upcoming Empty The Tanks actions taking place around the world to protest the captivity of marine mammals on May 24th, 2014. Guests include local organizer Jeff Matthews and “Blackfish” director Gabriela Cowperthwaite.

Whales in Captivity Show: “Blackfish” director Gabriela Cowperthwaite, and Annelise Sorg of No Whales in Captivity

Here’s this week’s podcast!

This show starts with a discussion about wild animals in captivity, and a few of the reasons why this may not be the ideal place for them to live. Gabriela Cowperthwaite, director of “Blackfish”  We…

Animal Freedom Day, and an end to dolphins and whales in captivity at the Vancouver Aquarium?

In this episode, Joanne talks about Vancouver’s goal to be the “greenest city by 2020” and how YOU can contribute by voting for “Encourage vegan options for all!”. We then speak to Janos Maté of the local organization Whale Friends on the pending plebiscite that may be put forth in the 2011 City of Vancouver election. Plus, a feature interview with 18-year old filmmaker and animal activist Nadia Masoudi on Animal Freedom Day, a global event which happens on July 24th!