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#1 Drew

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Posted 06 September 2011 - 11:51 AM

A blacktip sharks wriggles out of a bag to open sea and freedom in Pattaya, Thailand. I'm not sure how true this since the reporting is highly erroneous (such as fins are used as an aphrodisiac or sex food, which it is not seen as such!) At least there are people making the effort to stop them in a small scale.

Shark freed!

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Posted 07 September 2011 - 07:41 PM

Wonderful effort! They got a almost full page in Singapore's Straits Times! http://wildsingapore...ory-in-bid.html
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Posted 19 September 2011 - 12:32 PM

Nicely done Drew, to keep the topic in front of all that care. One shark saved is, hopefully, 6 pups born later!!

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Posted 20 September 2011 - 12:33 PM

Hope folk are keeping track of the shark fin controversy taking place in San Francisco. Now proponents for shark finning are saying that a ban would be equal to social and religious discrimination. What a bunch of hog wash.
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