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BREAKING: Pacific White-Sided Dolphins Captured in Taiji
19 Feb
2017
Written by Cara Sands

BREAKING: Pacific White-Sided Dolphins Captured in Taiji »

Taiji, 2-19-17: We were hoping to see the banger poles removed from the boats, in anticipation of the end of Taiji’s dolphin drive season

Hunters Joyous as Risso’s Fight to Stay Alive
13 Feb
2017
Written by Cara Sands

Hunters Joyous as Risso’s Fight to Stay Alive »

Taiji, 2/13/17: For the second day in a row, Taiji’s dolphin hunters set their sights on Risso’s dolphins. And, like yesterday, within an hour of

BREAKING: 99 Hours of Hell
24 Jan
2017
Written by Cara Sands

BREAKING: 99 Hours of Hell »

TAIJI, 1-24-17: At 1:54 p.m., it was over. After five days of horror, 150+ dolphins were finally freed, driven out to sea by

BREAKING: Taiji’s Vile Abuse of Dolphins – Day 4
23 Jan
2017
Written by Cara Sands

BREAKING: Taiji’s Vile Abuse of Dolphins – Day 4 »

Taiji, 1-23-17: With a bitter chill in the air and dread in our hearts, we began the day in search of dead dolphins.

BREAKING: Terror, Injuries During Day 3 of Captive Selection
22 Jan
2017
Written by Cara Sands

BREAKING: Terror, Injuries During Day 3 of Captive Selection »

Taiji, 1-22-17: It’s been 63 hours since a 250+ strong pod of bottlenose dolphins were driven into the cove. They have been terrorized,

BREAKING: Real-Time Brutality in Cove as Dolphins Held Another Night
21 Jan
2017
Written by Cara Sands

BREAKING: Real-Time Brutality in Cove as Dolphins Held Another Night »

Taiji, 1-21-17: For seven full hours, a pod of approximately 250+ dolphins were pushed, pulled, grabbed, run over, netted and brutalized. Babies were separated

BREAKING: Massive Pod of Bottlenose Dolphins Captured in Taiji
20 Jan
2017
Written by Cara Sands

BREAKING: Massive Pod of Bottlenose Dolphins Captured in Taiji »

Taiji, 1-20-17: Rain beat down in the early hours of the morning, and we were hopeful the dolphin hunters would be kept away

Three Years an Angel
18 Jan
2017
Written by Karla Sanjur

Three Years an Angel »

Don’t be shellfish…

Anatomy of a Slaughter: In Photos
17 Jan
2017
Written by Cara Sands

Anatomy of a Slaughter: In Photos »

Taiji, Japan: When the dreaded black smoke from hunting boats appears on the horizon, and the chilling sounds of fishermen banging on poles echo through

Breaking: Nets Allegedly Cut at Captive Dolphin Facility in Taiji
4 Jan
2017
Written by Cara Sands

Breaking: Nets Allegedly Cut at Captive Dolphin Facility in Taiji »

Taiji, 1/4/17: Several hours ago, Dolphin Project Cove Monitors noticed police activity at Dolphin Base, a captive dolphin facility in Taiji, Japan and

When Someone You Know Visits a Dolphin Show
1 Jan
2017
Written by Vicki Kiely

When Someone You Know Visits a Dolphin Show »

Taiji, Japan: Everything about captivity is unnatural. From the brutal way dolphins are hunted, driven into the cove and selectively plucked

Prisoners for Profit: Lives Stolen in Taiji
27 Dec
2016
Written by Tim Burns

Prisoners for Profit: Lives Stolen in Taiji »

Don’t be shellfish…

Counting the Dead: Taiji’s Expendable Dolphins
21 Dec
2016
Written by Cara Sands

Counting the Dead: Taiji’s Expendable Dolphins »

Taiji, 12-22-16: For the third time in two weeks, Dolphin Project Cove Monitors witnessed a body being pulled out of the harbor pens.

Through My Eyes: Why I Keep Returning to Taiji
14 Dec
2016
Written by Cynthia Fernandez

Through My Eyes: Why I Keep Returning to Taiji »

November 18-21, 2015: Four days that changed my life forever.

Although it was my fourth trip to Taiji and I had witnessed many horrors

One Dolphin’s Story: Pantropical Spotted Dolphin Capture
12 Dec
2016
Written by Cara Sands

One Dolphin’s Story: Pantropical Spotted Dolphin Capture »

Taiji, 12-12-16: In the first drive of pantropical spotted dolphins of the 2016/17 season, one couldn’t help notice the white color of their rostrums,

Like Children Awaiting Their Mothers – 30 Hours of Terror
8 Dec
2016
Written by Cara Sands

Like Children Awaiting Their Mothers – 30 Hours of Terror »

Don’t be shellfish…

No Lives Spared: Mom and Baby Risso’s Amongst Those Slaughtered
22 Nov
2016
Written by Cara Sands

No Lives Spared: Mom and Baby Risso’s Amongst Those Slaughtered »

Don’t be shellfish…

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