Gran Canaria within the Canary Islands, Spain, is about to open the world’s first intensive octopus farm. Lots of of 1000’s of those hyperintelligent beings could be commercially reared in cramped tanks yearly earlier than being slaughtered for meals—and they might endure intense and extended struggling. Assist PETA cease these plans!
At present, there’s no laws in Spain that protects octopus welfare, leaving these animals susceptible to unscrupulous profiteers who might maintain them in horrific situations and inflict unspeakable ache and struggling on them with none authorized repercussions.
It’s essential that these plans be canceled. Please take the next actions to assist forestall clever, delicate octopuses from being bred as a way to be killed for his or her flesh:
- Touch upon the Canary Islands’ Fb and Instagram pages to politely let the federal government and vacationers know that constructing an octopus-breeding farm could be merciless—to not point out fully pointless when there’s an abundance of scrumptious vegan Spanish delicacies—and that you just gained’t go to except the plans are canceled.
- Contact the corporate behind this mission on Twitter (@PescanovaCorp) and politely urge it to withdraw its plans to breed and kill octopuses.
- If you happen to haven’t already, please take motion under and communicate up for octopuses—who simply need people to go away them alone.
Thanks for taking motion, and please share this alert together with your family and friends.