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Ke$ha and Iggy Pop Aren’t Into Clubbing

Written by PETA | April 13, 2011

Both Ke$ha and Iggy Pop love a good beat—but not in Canada, where baby seals are beaten, shot, and sometimes skinned alive for their fur. The musicians are just the latest celebs to star in PETA ads opposing Canada’s annual seal slaughter. Explains Ke$ha, “Canada gets to be host to harp seals each year during their migration to the ice to give birth which is beautiful and peaceful. But because the babies’ fur is so soft, there are people who club and brutally kill these young animals.” She asks her fans to turn the heat up, up, up on the Canadian government by joining PETA’s “Save the Seals” campaign.


Long-time PETA pal Iggy Pop wants to search and destroy the Canadian seal slaughter and save hundreds of thousands of baby seals every year. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer said, “The terror and suffering that these defenseless, friendly, intelligent, inquisitive creatures endure to create fur jackets—it’s immoral.”

Watch Iggy’s exclusive behind-the-scenes video and get his advice for how you can help end Canada’ shameful massacre.


Written by Michelle Sherrow

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  • Grady says:

    Boycott canada tell your friends,neighbors,etc till the murders of these baby harp seals stops forever.

  • Lisa says:

    I have just watched the most heartbreaking video soo far of a baby seal only a couple weeks old shot in the shoulder and crying out in pain, then a sealer jumped on the ice and clubbed him to death i was reduced to floods of tears it was heartwrenching even Rebecca Aldworth was crying while filming she said she wished she could help him, this baby seals death HAS to be shown around the world over and over again.

  • mister jingles says:

    beautiful strong ads for a great cause: stop the massacre of the innocents!