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Seal hunting

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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 science ...

About Seal Skins - Harpseals.org

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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 ...

Seal Pelts - Seals and Sealing Network - Products

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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 ...

The Truth Behind Canada's Seal Hunt - Eluxe Magazine

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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, ...

Things Made from Sea Mammals - Yuungnaqpiallerput - The Way ...

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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 ...

Seals and the Inuit Way of Life - Athropolis

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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 ...

About the Canadian Seal Hunt : The Humane Society of the United ...

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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 ...

Seals - Canada

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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.

History of World Fur Sealing - Parks & Wildlife Service

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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.

An illustrated guide to the tools used to kill seals in Canada's ...

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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,  ...

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Seal Hunt Frequently Asked Questions - Harpseals.org

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Harp seals are the victims of the largest slaughter of marine mammals in the world: the Canadian seal hunt. Here are frequently asked questions about the ...

Canadian Seal Slaughter | The Fur Industry | Animals Used for ...

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Each year, the Canadian government gives hunters the green light to bludgeon to death hundreds of thousands of baby harp seals. During the slaughter, baby ...

Canadian Government's seal hunt allows almost HALF A MILLION to ...

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Mar 27, 2015 ... The seals are mainly killed for their pelts, but hunters also sell their blubber, which is used to make 'seal oil' and sold as a health supplement, ...