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Canada's 2008 commercial seal hunt

2008-04-12 23:01:22

Hunter clubs a harp seal pup on the opening day of Canada's 2008 commercial seal hunt. This seal was struck by the hunter and wounded before it escaped into the water. This is known as seal that has been struck and lost. IFAW is observing the hunt from a helicopter. 275,000 harp seals are set to be slaughtered this year.

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