Greenpeace Slams Tuna Company For The 'Indiscriminate Killing Of Marine Life'

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 06.10.2015 | UK

Greenpeace has criticised the UK's largest tuna brand for the “indiscriminate killing of marine life” and accused the company of breaking assuranc...

Watch This Helpful Dolphin Returning A Mobile Phone Dropped Into The Ocean

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.10.2015 | UK

An obliging dolphin has been filmed retrieving a mobile phone from the Atlantic Ocean. NBA Miami Heat dancer Teressa Cee posted footage of the rem...

The Horrifying Truth Behind Dolphin Shows

Thareeya Deasakorn Khamkar | Posted 24.09.2015 | UK
Thareeya Deasakorn Khamkar

On 11 September, a young Risso's dolphin is driven into and trapped in the cove. She lands at the feet of Ric O'Barry, star of the Academy Award-winning documentary The Cove and ex-dolphin trainer turned activist, who is helpless to intervene. Exhausted, she gives up the will to live, takes a final breath and sinks to the bottom of Taiji cove, never to be seen again.

This Bubblegum Pink Dolphin Could Be Pregnant

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 10.09.2015 | UK

A fisherman who first spotted the mysterious pink dolphin, aptly named "Pinky", has claimed that the bottle-nosed mammal is pregnant. Captain Erik ...

'The Cove' Activist Is Arrested As Annual Dolphin Massacre Begins In Japan

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK

Fishermen in the small Japanese town of Taiji are set to begin their annual dolphin drive, capturing and killing hundreds of the animals in a governme...

Travel Eye: Why the WILD Side of New Zealand Should Be on Your Travel List

Karen Edwards | Posted 21.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Edwards

At New Zealand's southern most point in the Catlins region, the Arctic winds have started to pick up. As temperatures plummet from the 23 to four degrees, I find myself on a beach, looking out for the rare and endemic Yellow-Eyed penguin.

These Images Of Tourists Abusing A Dolphin Will Break Your Heart

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK

Disturbing, upsetting pictures of beach-goers manhandling, hoisting and even riding a dolphin on the shore are circulating online. The quad of ima...

15 Interesting Facts About Dolphins

Frontier | Posted 14.06.2015 | UK

Our best friends of the sea, the dolphins have always been a great fascination to humans. They are friendly, happy and social animals and have been positively noted for their playful nature, intelligence and occasional help to humans, whether it is fishing or rescuing their lives! Here's 15 facts about dolphins that you might not know.

A Compassionate Voice

Sharon Bull | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sharon Bull

I lost my job as a top sales executive with a British brand leader, my company car, wardrobe of designer clothes and shoes, credit cards, my home and consequently my self-respect, because I placed all this material stuff above everything else.

This Man Had Sex With A Dolphin And Wants To Tell You All About It

WTFark | Chris York | Posted 01.02.2015 | UK

At this year’s Slamdance Film Festival in Park City, a little film by the name of Dolphin Lover told the story of a Florida man who once fell in lov...

Sea Shepherd is Free to Return to the Faroe Islands in 2015

Captain Paul Watson | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK
Captain Paul Watson

The problem for the Faroese is, how do you ban Sea Shepherd volunteers who happen to be members of the European Union (EU)? Banning members of the EU could cause a retaliation of banning Faroese citizens from Europe.

Trafalgar Square Highlights Taiji

Sharon Bull | Posted 21.03.2015 | UK
Sharon Bull

Saturday January 17th 2015, I joined over a thousand people in London's winter sunshine, helping to raise awareness about the truth behind dolphin and whale captivity.

Sea Shepherd Activist Melissa Sehgal Denied Entry Into Japan to Document Taiji Dolphin Slaughter

Melissa Sehgal | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK
Melissa Sehgal

Sehgal's entry denial follows a pattern of denials the Cove Guardians have experienced recently. Scott West, Sea Shepherd Director of Intelligence and Investigations, was also denied entry late last season, and several high profile veteran Cove Guardians have been denied entry this season. Other veterans have made it through and the campaign has continued undaunted.

Taiji's Link to Captivity

Sharon Bull | Posted 07.02.2015 | UK
Sharon Bull

Following on from my article 'Taiji Culture, Tradition or Greed' published on November 28th 2014, I would like to introduce you to Rachel Barton. In October this year she made what I would call an extremely difficult decision to travel to Taiji and witness first-hand the merciless and continuous dolphin drives that take place there.

Taiji Culture, Tradition or Greed?

Sharon Bull | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK
Sharon Bull

In a country renowned for its innovative technology and leading the way in this field through its expertise and sophistication, I call to question its need for outdated entertainment within the numerous dolphinariums and marine parks in Japan.

Fascinating Ways Animals Greet Each Other

Frontier | Posted 25.01.2015 | UK

A handshake, a kiss on the cheek, a bow... We humans have many different ways of greeting each other, depending on context and culture. Animals, too, have a huge variety of greetings, some eerily similar to ours and some specific to their species. Here are the different ways in which animals say "hello" to each other.

Taiji Japan - We Will Make a Difference!

Sharon Bull | Posted 17.01.2015 | UK
Sharon Bull

Heralded as one of the biggest animal rights demonstrations in the UK, I joined more than a thousand voices in a peaceful protest, raising awareness to the annual barbaric slaughter and captivity of dolphins in Taiji Japan...

Cetaceans, Captures, Culture and Celebration in Quito

Mark Simmonds OBE | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK
Mark Simmonds OBE

Days ago, from a conference center perched on the edge of the bustling mountain city of Quito, Ecuador, delegates to the Convention on Migratory Species made an urgent and unprecedented call to end the live capture of whales and dolphins. This is the first time that any international body has called for this cruel and unnecessary threat to cetaceans to end.

What Does a Whale Know?

Philippa Brakes | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK
Philippa Brakes

What do humpback whale song, Beyoncé and a book for Christmas all have in common? Well, it has something to do with how you came to learn about them.

Planet Appetite: Chaaya Blu Resort, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

Rupert Parker | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

The East coast of Sri Lanka is still relatively unspoilt and Chaaya Blu, on Uppuveli beach, just outside Trincomalee is an idyllic seaside resort.

Dog Wants To Swim With Dolphins, Immediately Regrets His Decision

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK Comedy

(Contains slightly NSFW language. Understandably.) Maverick by name, maverick by nature. Yes, this big dog was so taken by the dolphins that wer...

Forty Eight Hours of Hell

Sharon Bull | Posted 29.11.2014 | UK
Sharon Bull

For two days I have been witness to the worst horror man could bestow on any living sentient being...

Things NOT To Do When You're 11¾ - Or Ever: 1. Visit A Dolphinarium.

Sue Cross | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sue Cross

It's a pathetic sight to see these huge, athletic animals confined in barren, concrete pools. The contrast with the open ocean could not be greater.

WATCH: The Girl Who Talked To Dolphins (& Masturbated Them Too)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK

A BBC documentary exploring one of the most extraordinary experiments in the history of animal science will be aired this month – and it’s a crack...

The Incredible Moment Dolphins Escorted A Swimmer To Safety From Shark

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK

A British endurance swimmer has spoken of the incredible moment he was protected from a shark by a pod of dolphins as he swam one of the toughest stre...