Surprise Visitor at Olympic Closing Ceremony

Published by PETA.

When you’re friends with Pamela Anderson, it seems like anything is possible … even snagging tickets to one of the hottest events in Canada.

After delivering our petition against the seal slaughter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper, the Dancing With the Stars beauty graciously gave her tickets for Sunday’s Olympic closing ceremony to PETA’s seal mascot. While Avril Lavigne, Alanis Morissette, and Neil Young performed, our seal was busy educating Olympic fans from across the globe about Canada’s upcoming seal slaughter.


Security tip: Wear your heart (and your tickets) on your sleeve.


He shamed, he saw, he conquered.


The party might be over, but our work for seals never stops.


Written by Logan Scherer

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