International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)

International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)

May 13, 2009 10:22 ET

Media Advisory/IFAW: Discussion With Senator Mac Harb on Ending Canada's Commercial Seal Hunt

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 13, 2009) -

WHAT: Senator Mac Harb will talk about what motivated him to speak out
against the annual seal slaughter and how Canadians can help end it.
Sheryl Fink (IFAW Senior Researcher) will also speak about her
experience on the ice as a hunt observer, and provide an update from
the 2009 seal hunt.

WHERE: J.J.R. MacLeod Auditorium, Med. Sciences, University of Toronto
(1 Kings College Circle)

WHEN: 7pm to 9:30pm EDT, May 14, 2009

Note to editors: footage from the 2009 commercial seal hunt is available for download at

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