Posts Tagged ‘ dolphins ’

Japan Dolphins Day: The Connections Between Vancouver Aquarium’s Dolphins and Japan, plus Vegan Nutritionist Nikki Hurst

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September 1st is Japan Dolphins Day. Vancouver Aquarium Uncovered's Gary Charbonneau speaks about the Japanese origins of the Vancouver Aquarium's dolphins, plus nutritionist Nikki Hurst answers all your vegan nutrition questions!

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Animals & Relationships: Dr. Naomi Rose on the Social Lives of Whales & Dolphins, and What Does it Mean to Love Animals

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A feature interview with marine mammal scientist Naomi Rose on the social lives of cetaceans. Plus, a discussion about what it means for humans to "love" other animals.

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Empty the Tanks Worldwide 2015.

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A day in advance of the 3rd annual event, we check-in with the founder, Rachel Carbary. Annelise Sorg from No Whales in Captivity also joins us in studio to give us an update on the Vancouver Aquarium.

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Save the Dolphins and the Seals: Taking Action Against the Slaughter in Peru and Canada

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Discussing the Vancouver Aquarium's priorities when it comes to conservation; an interview with Stefan Austermühle of Mundo Azul on the Illegal Peruvian Dolphin Slaughter; a feature interview with Sheryl Fink of IFAW on the Canadian seal hunt; and a Tribute to Sam Simon.

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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.

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Leah Lemieux, Rekindling the Waters: The Truth About Swimming With Dolphins; and The Realities about the Animals at the PNE

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A book giveaway contest for "Rekindling the Waters: The Truth About Swimming with Dolphins" by Leah Lemieux; The Realities About the Animals at the PNE; and a feature interview with Leah Lemieux, dolphin advocate, on dolphins and the captive dolphin industry.

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Ric O'Barry of "The Cove" and Save Japan Dolphins

Ric O'Barry of "The Cove" and Save Japan Dolphins

A feature interview with Ric O'Barry of the film "The Cove", Earth Island Institute and the Save Japan Dolphins coalition. Plus, an interview with Rae Vasedevan of Skinned! about her anti-fur campaign, and a discussion about the social issues of veganism.

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

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…

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