Hundreds of compassionate people along with some of Hollywood favorites joined in to show their support to end Canada 's commercial seal hunt. Stars such as Emily Deschanel "Bones," along with her fellow actors Reggie Lee from "Prison Break", Darcy Halsey, Gina Philiips and Mirca Monroe were all present addressing the seal hunt which occurs far offshore, on unstable ice floes, in extreme weather conditions.
The hunt is largely hidden from public view, and sealers routinely cause unacceptable levels of suffering as they kill as many animals as quickly as they can. There are organizations such as the ProtectSeals team whose mission is to stop the animal cruelty and bring awareness. Earlier this month, former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney, who joined in with this project hopping that Canada would end the hunt forever. To learn more information Click here.