Seal Hunt Newfoundland

Hunting Season Begins

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - The annual seal hunt off Newfoundland and Labrador will open Sunday.The federal Fisheries Department says sealers on the Front off northeastern Newfoundland and southern Labrador, a...
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The Seal Hunt Is A Total Bust

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - A big drop in the commercial seal hunt off Newfoundland this spring can be blamed on heavy sea ice and international trade blockades, says the Canadian Sealers Association.Executive...

70,000 Killed This Year

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Newfoundland and Labrador's fisheries minister says 70,000 harp seals have been killed during this year's commercial seal hunt — nearly twice the number that was killed last year.Da...

Time To End The Seal Hunt?

A Newfoundland and Labrador MP believes it's time to examine whether the seal hunt should end. New Democrat Ryan Cleary says it seems no one wants seal products anymore. "Part of our history is als...