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Please read the above link and help spread awareness of this heinous crime!
I’ve started the petition “Grouse Mountain Resorts Ltd.: Stop the Fur Market: Tell Grouse Mountain to Stand up for its Portrayed Values” and need your help to get it off the ground.
Will you take 30 seconds to sign it right now? Here’s the link:
Here’s why it’s important:
My name is Cortney and I am a former employee of Grouse Mountain Resorts Ltd. in North Vancouver, British Columbia. Grouse Mountain has been an advocate for wildlife education for several years. They house two orphaned grizzly bears as well as a retired timber wolf that was once working in the film industry. In addition to care taking, they offer several educational programs that teach students the importance of conserving British Columbia’s wildlife and wild places. Grouse Mountain should be commended for the work they do in educating the public about Canada’s environment and wildlife.
Ironically, Grouse Mountain is selling products that are a result of the torture and mistreatment of innocent wild animals, while promoting conservation and education at the same time. These products include the brand Canada Goose hooded jackets with coyote fur ruff. Canada Goose purchases fur from trappers whose methods include leg-hold traps, which are shamefully still legal in every province and territory across Canada. These traps are designed to hold an animal fighting for their life. Animals will, and do, break teeth and bones trying to escape. Trap check times range from every 20 hours to once every 14 days. Many of these animals die of starvation, dehydration or blood loss. Furthermore, these traps often kill other “non-target” species such as endangered or protected wildlife and pets. (For more information please visit: furtrimisatrap.com)
Please let Grouse Mountain know that selling these products is contradictory to the image and values that Grouse Mountain portrays and should be terminated immediately. If you know of a place selling fur products in your area, I encourage you to petition them. Without a market for fur products, we can finally put an end to the cruel practice of fur trapping worldwide.
You can sign my petition by clicking here.
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new reader. What would you suggest in regards to your post that you made
a few days ago? Any positive?
Thank you! We so appreciate your feedback, comments and readership!
Assuming you are referring to the Transit Police story and thus far there has been no response from Translink Officials or the City.
However, we feel we have made our point and our opinion is out there publicly!
Thanks again and happy travelling!!
Wed Sept 5 12 I met a bunch of people last Thurs @ the rally “Justice for Captain”, outside 222 Main St., in Vancouver. One lady, in particular stated that “animals are considered property, I did not catch if it is in Canada?, BC? or Vancouver?” My question is what is being done? to change this 100 + years old rule / legislation…. ???? CHANGED !!!!!!!!!!!!
When is the court date & Rally for “CAPTAIN”????
When is the court date for the P O S who killed the 56 Sled Dogs? STAYING PURPLE FOR ANIMAL ABUSE AWARENESS & ORANGE FOR CRUELTY AWARENESS…. VANCOUVER CANADA
Just a reminder that there will be another court hearing on Sept. 13th for BRIAN WHITLOCK, owner of Captain, the German Shepherd he mortally wounded and left to die in a dumpster.
Please Visit this Facebook Group for ongoing information
Hi folks, I’m a disabled guy in East Vancouver and someone stole my beloved dog, Bella. She is three years old and loves people. Being a Border Collie, she’s wicked smart and will lose her mind when you show her a ball.
She licks a spot on her tummy that will leave a raspberry like mark and there is an unmistakeable spot right on the top of her head.
Bella and I have been with each other for her entire life. I am only one of the people in Bella’s life who are devastated over her loss.
The reason I’m posting in here is because I suspect the culprit is likely to see this. If not, someone they know most certainly will.
Bella and are living in an apartment. I found one with the largest outdoor garden patio available during my marriage separation. I couldn’t take her out as much as I used to so I hired a woman to take her out to the woods for me. I stopped using her services because her “jokes” about stealing my dog stopped being funny. I know, coincidences like this are hard to swallow.
Someone took my fence apart and coaxed Bella out. Someone is going to be ridiculously proud of the amazing and gorgeous new Border Collie they just “rescued” from some evil man. That evil man is devastated and cannot come up with the words to say to the person who stole his greatest love.
Chris, I am so sorry to hear that you have lost your precious friend and beloved dog, Bella. This sounds heartbreaking… I will pass this forward for sure and see if anybody knows anything. Did you contact the police or SPCA to see if they know anything?
I see an empty calendar online, on the page you referred me to. I guess not much is going on…. I will check the page often. I hope someone is doing something for fur-free friday. Do you have any idea how I can find out?
is CATCA doing a bowling event for the animals in 2012?
Is anyone doing anything for Fur Free Friday? On PETA website there are no listings for Canada, nobody is doing anythign for this event in Canada? I can’t believe it. It’s so sad, if it’s true. Please let me know!!
Peta does not really advertise things going on here but there are lots of ongoing events in Vancouver and in Canada. There are always more people needed to help though! Please check out the Facebook page for more info. http://www.facebook.com/groups/56601811278/
please add Royal City Humane Society to your list. http://www.rchs.bc.ca and on facebook too
Oh my gosh, we missed this! So sorry and thanks for bringing it to our attention!!! Thanks for your great work!
Thanks so much for the response Ericka.
I just posted about the Bowling Fundraiser event on vancitylove.com. Sounds like a great event, best of luck!!
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I just got great news:
The CATCA bowling event for the animals is back (starting on Wednesday February 9th, 2011)
Monday, Wednesday – all day, and Sunday before 3pm. Price is $20.00 with a vegan or veggie food and a drink.
If you don’t want to eat, then is $13 for 2 games for Monday and Wednesday (shoes included or bring your own); and $15 for Sunday
IT IS MANDATORY TO CALL 1 or 2 days ON AHEAD TO RESERVE A LANE
If you didn’t make a reservation on advance, please call the same day to check availability and/or waiting times. We thank you for your patience .
Call (604) 580-2600 and say that you are going there for the CATCA Fundraising to get this promotion.
We also have a CATCA basket worth it over $100 Dollas with products from the Body Shop. Tickets are $1.00 Each. You can buy them at the Xcalibur Bowling Reception.
Xcalibur Bowling Centre at 12350 Pattullo Place in Surrey (Very near to the Scott Road Station).
The hours are from 11 AM to Midnight and Sundays from Noon.
We may have an event there next weekend. I will keep you posted!
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