At The Kagoshima City Aquarium, there was a news about the celebration mood, “The long-awaited dolphin baby is born.” However, this shadow does not tell how much dolphin death and suffering.
At The Kagoshima City Aquarium, Between 2008 and 2019, dolphins are 16 times pregnant. Among them, only three dolphins are currently alive. There are 11 dolphins who are stillborn, miscarriage, or die within 5 days. Mortality, 89%. What does it feel like to see a child drowning?
In addition, “61 drugs used for dolphins” posted earlier is here,The Kagoshima City Aquarium.
Notification of hand dolphin birth
Father: Raster (estimated 28 years old)
Mother: Carl II (estimated 11 years old, first birth)
Child: Gender: unknown, body length: estimated 120 cm, weight: estimated 20 kg
Dolphins whose age is written as “estimated” are mostly dolphins bought from dolphin hunting in Taiji. Because they are captured and confined from the wild and do not know the correct age.
[Dolphin hunting begins from tomorrow. Skulls of dolphins]
Today, there are events around the world trying to protect dolphins. This is because dolphins hunting begins in Taiji, Wakayama Prefecture tomorrow. In Japan, Taiji [Japan Dolphins Day2019 @ Taiji] https://www.facebook.com/events/343972526267866/
And in Tokyo [Japan Dolphin Day Talk Event x Vegan Food] https://www.facebook.com/events/2241997412564773/
Many dolphins this year,
Caught, sold to aquariums around the world,
Killed and eaten by humans as whale meat.
The photo was taken by the Dolphin Project,
I was in the Taiji Town Whale Museum, Skulls of dolphins. Check out the FB page of the Dolphin Project again this year. I really appreciate them. https://www.facebook.com/RicOBarrysDolphinProject/
Dolphins were killed because they approached Japan.
It is the role of the Japanese to protect the dolphins living in Japan and the dolphins who visit Japan during the journey.
People all over the world are cheering on Japanese people who protect dolphins.
It may take time.
However, one day, let’s make a proud island that protects the dignity of dolphins and coexists gently.