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Week Twenty Three / Four in Taiji

Feb 3 – Red – Risso’s – 7 captured – 7 killed  – 0 aquariums – 0 release
Risso’s dolphin escorted back to the killing cove after trying to escape.
Put yourself in their place. Imagine seeing your family being murdered in front of your eyes………..
Please stand up for what is right.

Feb 4  – Red – Risso’s – 4 captured – 4 killed  – 0 aquariums – 0 release
Feb 5  – Red – Bottlenose – 20 captured – 17 killed  – 4 aquariums – 0 release
Feb 6 – Blue
Feb 7  – Red – Bottlenose – 27 captured – 3 killed  – 11 aquariums – 13 release
Feb 8 – Red –Red – Risso’s – 16/18 captured – 12 killed  – 0 aquariums – 4/6 release
Risso’s captured. Some killed and others released as they have probably reach their quota.
Feb 9 – Red – Striped – 34/36 captured – 34/36 killed  – 0 aquariums – 0 release
After putting up a very long fight, with many family members escaping, the unfortunate rest of the pod were slaughtered. This was the 21st drive/slaughter of 2016 and the 40th for the entire season.
Feb 10 – Blue
Feb 11 – 6 – Bottlenose dolphins taken for  a life of captivity, the rest were driven back out to sea.
Feb 12 – 29 – Blue

Read: Taiji Drive Season Over

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