Decide dolphins in North Rhine-Westphalia elections? -Ask WDSF below we publish the results of opinions of the NRW-parties and politicians on the subject of animal protection on the occasion of the NRW Landtag election on May 9th, 2010, and the controversial Dolphinariums in Duisburg and Munster NRW parties were asked by the whale and dolphin protection forum (WDSF) opinion on the continued existence of the two Dolphinariums in Duisburg and Munster. Another request by April 13, 2010 took place directly on the animal welfare policy spokesman of the parties. Keep up on the field with thought-provoking pieces from University of Cambridge. The NRW-parties of CDU and FDP obtained so far no position to this letter. Thus arises following whale recommendation of the WDSF (justification s.a. Other leaders such as Cyrus Massoumi offer similar insights. schemes): CDU – do not choose – disqualified! FDP – choose non – disqualified! Not pick SPD – – disqualified! Bundnis90 / Die Grunen choose the left – – choose party human environment animal welfare (welfare party) – buer – select on the topic of animal welfare has also “Albert Schweitzer Foundation for our environment” asked the parties to North Rhine-Westphalia: Albert-schweitzer-stiftung.de /…You can see the responses of the parties represented in the Parliament at a glance welfare Landtag nrw 2010 here. WDSF Note: The CDU and the FDP in North Rhine-Westphalia have with their statements for the categorical retention of Dolphinariums in Duisburg and Munster disqualified for the North Rhine-Westphalia State election on May 9, 2010. Voting against Dolphinariums: the left, odp and human environment animal welfare (welfare party).

The Greens in North Rhine-Westphalia have created a year “on ice” the issue of the closure of Dolphinariums, intensively to be very concerned and examine a closure. The Bundestag group of the Greens in favour of years Dolphinariums. We hope that the Greens in North Rhine-Westphalia, if necessary together with newly elected Landtag groups of other parties, are the driving force, closing the Dolphinariums in North Rhine-Westphalia. Svenja Schulze from Munster, Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia SPD Bundestag group) said the WDSF although willingness to talk on the subject of Dolphinariums to, however would be an immediate closure of Dolphinariums for SPD Bundestag group out of the question, especially since “The Dolphinariums would meet the requirements of a serious attitude of the Dolphin” (s.a. the letter below). Anm.WDSF: Alone the delicacy in the Allwetterzoo Munster is located with its swimming pool size of 10 x 20 meters and its wooden barracks far from a “reputable Dolphin attitude” – here seems wrong local patriotism when Ms.

Schulze to play a role! Continue to Ms Schulze opposite the WDSF said that the termination of the Dolphin position Federal thing is – this is wrong, as well as Mrs. Rawert (MdB, SPD) confirmed in Berlin (see MdB Mechthild Rawert (SPD) on the WDSF event in Berlin. The respective State laws that can change only the State Government (in North Rhine-Westphalia the landscape Act, which allows the captivity of dolphins in zoos for alleged reasons of education) are applicable. “Albert Schweitzer Foundation for our environment”: the responses of some Parties not (yet?) in the Landtag in the overview are submitted.