Happy Fin-dependence Day!

After an exciting Shark Week we would like to wish our American Sharkies a Happy 4th of July and remind everybody that sharks need your protection 52 weeks of the year.

Wild Aid Shark Fin Soup Video

WildAid PSA – Yao Ming: Shark Fin Soup Please take 30 seconds to view this video about shark finning created by Wild Aid and also visit their site. Yao Ming is a retired Chinese professional basketball player who played for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association. When the buying stops – the killing…

North Carolina Shark Incidents

There is a great article on the Discovery website about this at the moment. You can read the full article here. Rather than join in the general mass media hysteria, Discovery have taken the trouble to get expert opinions on why there have been several incidents with people getting hurt recently. (Sharktrooth would like to…

The Scary Truth About Sharks

The scariest truth about sharks is that they are under threat from us and we could lose them from the oceans. Sharks are an ‘apex-predator’ meaning that they are at the top of their food chain and as such, have a vital role in the eco-system. Sharks kill around 10 people per year, whilst people…

Sharks Vs Dinosaurs

Sharks have been swimming in the oceans for almost 450 million years now. During that time, sharks have evolved into the perfect predators. Life began on earth about 3.8 billion years ago. The very first fish appeared around 510 million years ago. The first sharks, as we know them, showed up around 450 million years…