Sarah Lucas, the advocate for cetaceans' rights who was refused entry in a Japanese aquarium due to her position against their annual dolphin hunt, will receive compensation from the government. The president of Australia for Dolphins tried two years ago to enter the Taiji Whale Museum, home to several species of cetaceans including bottlenose dolphins and short-finned pilot whales. According to the media, museum [...]
Have you ever wondered what makes humans capable of higher thinking? Do other animals have these traits too? The mirror test has the answers to these questions.
Par Sabrina Kim 1er Décembre 2015 The images shown above and on the left side are not new or revolutionary—they are familiar to everyone, and it is more likely than not that you have seen one of these shows at some point in your life. It’s easy to dismiss them as a light-hearted form of [...]
It seems like each day there is more news of a whale dying in captivity, condemned to a shorter life by entrapment in the tiny tanks they call home. What whales have we lost so far? What are the parks saying about it?
Dolphin Tale tells us the story of Winter, a baby dolphin who was found in a lagoon in southern Florida, hopelessly entangled in crab trap line. She was transported immediately to the Clearwater Marine Aquarium for treatment of her tail, which had lost circulation during the hours that she was trapped. Despite the best efforts [...]
What are the stories of the orcas held captive in the Marineland of Antibes? Discover where they come from and how they ended up in this SeaWorld's partner...
Captive dolphins in marine parks and dolphinariums experience a life of suffering and despair. Here are ten good reasons why this practice needs to end.