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29 06, 2016

Aquarium Won’t Accept Wild Dolphins, Whales

By |2016-06-29T10:28:52+00:00June 29, 2016|Categories: , |Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

It's more good news this week for marine mammals. The Georgia Aquarium has announced it will no longer take in dolphins or whales that are caught in the wild. This is just the latest in the list of aquariums and zoos who have changed their policy in response to the continuing backlash from activists concerned [...]

5 04, 2016

SeaWorld Stops Orca Breeding, Scientists Respond

By |2016-04-05T09:07:32+00:00April 5, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

When SeaWorld announced recently its decision to end its orca breeding program, animal rights activists hailed the decision as a major step forward in the rights of these giant animals. Orcas- the "killer whales" have always been a guest favorite at the water parks, but as a giant animal, the orca requires much more freedom [...]