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SeaWorld To End Its Controversial Orca Breeding Program

SeaWorld To End Its Controversial Orca Breeding Program

Seaworld has ended its killer whale program after years of criticism from animal rights activists

1971 The first orka named Shamu (SeaWorld show) dies - Wikipedia

SeaWorld Ends Killer Whale Shows as Federal Ban Looms - Seeker - Photo by San Diego video producer Patty Mooney of Crystal Pyramid Productions)

Orca performs

It's mid-summer and SeaWorld marine parks are bustling with tourists from around the world. But Friday marked the release in New York and Los Angeles of "B

SeaWorld's Orca Shows Could End With A New Federal Bill #refinery29

New Federal Bill Could Finally End SeaWorld's Killer Whale Shows

A California congressman is introducing legislation designed to “phase out the captivity of orcas so that their display ends with this generation.

40 Years in a Barren Tank, Lolita the Orca Waits for Freedom

Lolita the orca is kept in a tank so small that it fails to meet minimum legal size requirements and offers no protection from the burning sun—clear violatio.

Over 50 orcas are living in captivity. Same for dolphins, especially in Taiji.

10 Signs Whales and Dolphins Do NOT Belong in Tanks

Collapsed Dorsal Fins Add into the fact that only really sick orcas in the wild have a collapsed dorsal fin, a rare occurrence too, while nearly every male orca and some females in marine parks have a collapsed fin.

world's loneliest orca still stuck in America's smallest orca tank

world's loneliest orca still stuck in America's smallest orca tank

Happy and free

Orcas (Dolphins - a/k/a "Killer Whales") . Mother Orca with youngster.

Animal Cruelty, Sea Creatures, Animal Welfare, Animal Rights, Cruelty Free, Marine Conservation, Orcas, Peta, Sustainable Living

Are You Thinking About Visiting Seaworld San Diego? Shamu was the first orca to survive more than 13 months in captivity and was the star of a very popular killer whale show at Seaworld San Diego in the mid-late 1960s. She was the fourth killer whale captured and the third orca ever displayed in a public exhibit. After her death in 1971, the name Shamu continued to be used in Seaworld Shamu orca shows for different killer whales in different Seaworld parks

"Shamu at Sea World!" -pinner said. Well no Shamu has been dead.

Blackfish (2013) This fascinating documentary examines the life of performing killer whale Tilikum -- who has caused the deaths of several people while in captivity -- and questions the safety and humaneness of confining these intelligent creatures. Tilikum, Dave Duffus, Samantha Berg...Ts doc

Blackfish (2013)

Blackfish This fascinating documentary examines the life of performing killer whale Tilikum -- who has caused the deaths of several people while in captivity -- and questions the safety and humaneness of confining these intelligent creatures.

PETA Sues SeaWorld for Violating Orcas' Constitutional Rights | PETA's Blog | PETA. Are animals included in the constitution's protections against slavery?

Sues SeaWorld for Violating Orcas' Constitutional Rights

In the first case of its kind, PETA, three marine-mammal experts, and two former orca trainers are filing a lawsuit asking a federal court to declare that

Alaska a second time but this time to see the whales

Composite Close Up Of Orca Whales As Framed Print by John Hyde

Orca whales in Lynn Canal, Alaska.someday I'm goin' to see the whales(prob not the orcas) real close up.

Boycott SeaWorld. Orca abuse. Animal rights. Blackfish

Killer whales, belugas, dolphins and all animals do not belong in captivity. It is up to us to help shut down signatures on petition)

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