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Dolphins are still being hunted commercially for food in Japan. The hunt usually takes place from Sept. through March based on the quota set by the Fisheries Agency.

Photo courtesy of Greenpeace

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* - Bowles D & Lonsdale J, "An analysis of behaviour and killing times recorded during a pilot whale hunt", Animal Welfare, 1994, vol 3 (285-304)

 
 
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