Seal hunting, or sealing, is the personal or commercial hunting of seals. Seal
hunting is ... The term seal is used to refer to a diverse group of animals. In
Seals are killed mainly for their pelts, which are sold primarily in Europe and Asia
and are illegal in the U.S.. ... Who buys them and how are they used? seal fur ...
Both harp and ringed seals are "hair seals" which depend on their blubber as
their ... The most important use of seal pelts is for utilitarian clothing used by the ...
Warm and waterproof, seal pelts make for excellent cold-weather clothing. Seal
fat is used in cooking oil, fuel, soap, lubricants, etc. Seal meat is rich in protein, ...
Although [seals] are very large, they won't throw away any edible part. They will
only discard their bones. Those poor people in those days always used ...
The water-resistant nature of the skin also made it good for making boats, tents,
and harpoon lines. Seal bladders were used to make floats to attach to harpoon ...
Mar 11, 2013 ... Seals are killed primarily for their fur, which is used to produce fashion garments
and other items. There is a small market for seal oil (both for ...
Mar 25, 2013 ... Regulations stipulate that sealers can only kill seals in a manner ... are used,
regulated and enforced in Canada's annual commercial seal hunt.
Without fur seals the Eskimos or Inuits of North America and Siberia would not
have been ... The seal oil was used for lighting, lubrication and manufacturing.
www.ifaw.org/sites/default/files/2007_An illustrated guide to the tool used to kill seals in the canadas commercial seal hunt.pdf
to kill seals. This document describes the various tools used for killing seals in
Canada's commercial seal hunt. The. MMR, and the information in this document,