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Release Canada's Only Captive Orca, Kiska, to An Appropriate Facility.
Animals  (tags: canada, orca, captive, kiska, killer whale, captured, Iceland, MarineLand, Niagara Falls, ontario, AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, animals, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, environment, habitat, humans, sadness, suffering, wildanimals )

- 1316 days ago -
PETITION: Kiska is a female orca (killer whale) who was captured from Iceland roughly 40 years ago and has resided at Marineland, Canada in Niagara Falls Ontario ever since.
Scientists Fear for Future of Southern Resident Killer Whales After Fourth Death This Yr the Latest a Young Breeding-Age Female
Animals  (tags: killer whale, endangered species )

- 1416 days ago -
The death of a fourth southern resident killer whale this year -- this time, an 18-year-old female just entering breeding age -- has dealt a crippling blow to the future of the iconic, yet highly endangered species in the Salish Sea.
First Killer Whale Reintroduced to Wild Has Baby
Animals  (tags: Killer Whale, baby, introduced to wild, AnimalWelfare, conservation, rescued, protection, GoodNews )

- 1926 days ago -
Springer, who was rescued in 2002, is a success story, experts say.
SeaWorld Orcas Are Not Educational
Animals  (tags: Orca, Killer Whale, SeaWorld, Education, endangered species, ESA, Southern Resident Orca, wildlife, animal life, illegal captivity )

- 2519 days ago -
SeaWorld's Orca displays have no intrinsic educational value and therefore should be shutdown.
Animals  (tags: lolita, boredom, imprisonment, suffering, captivity, killer whale, welfare, freedom, sanctuary )

- 2702 days ago -
Lolita is a 43 year old captive killer whale (orca) living at the Miami Seaquarium in Florida. Since her capture in 1970, she has been kept in a tank that is illegal by the Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) standards for size requirements.
ACTION: VOTE NO! SeaWorld Announces New Killer Whale Show - One Ocean
Animals  (tags: ACTION: VOTE NO!, SeaWorld, killer whale, show, trainer's death, Dawn Brancheau, research ongoing )

- 2817 days ago -
ORLANDO For the first time since the accident that killed a SeaWorld trainer, the park is putting on a new killer whale show. SeaWorld Orlando will debut an new killer whale show this spring and summer. The trainers have stayed out of the water ...
ACTION ALERT: Tell SeaWorld to Release Tilikum to An Ocean Sanctuary ! PLEASE SIGN PETITON!
Animals  (tags: killer whale, tikium, sea world, imprisoned, suffering, miserable, captivity, freedom, sanctuary )

- 2899 days ago -
Tilikum was captured from the wild and taken from his family in 1983. November marks the 27th anniversary of his miserable life in captivity. He has spent most of his years at the SeaWorld in Orlando, Florida. He is the largest male orca in captivity,
A Fate Worse Than Death
Animals  (tags: sea world, tikium, killer whale, imprisoned, prison, punishment, horrifc cruelty, freedom, sanctuary )

- 2911 days ago -
Now, right here in America, some people have imprisoned a dog inside a box barely bigger than his own body. The box has solid sides, and the dog can only see out if he jumps up and peers over them. He has been locked in the box for months. To add to the
Animals  (tags: tilikium, killer whale, captivity, imprisonment, sea world, welfare, sanctuary, freedom )

- 2941 days ago -
Tilikum killed his trainer Dawn Brancheau at Orlando's Seaworld this past year. He has suffered 30 years of confinement and abuse and now he is kept in a pool not much bigger than his own body. He weighs more than 12,000 pounds.
'Serial' Killer Whale Kills Again at SeaWorld Orlando
Animals  (tags: Animal, Killer Whale, death, investigation, sadness )

- 3161 days ago -
An animal trainer at SeaWorld Orlando was killed this afternoon in front of horrified theme park visitors by an orca that was involved in two previous deaths.
Urgent!!! Lolita Needs Your Help Now!!! Please Sign Petition!!!
Animals  (tags: marine animals, killer whale, animals, aquarium, captivity, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3781 days ago -
Hundreds of organizations support the proposal to return Lolita (Tokitae) to her native waters. As the public turns away from holding whales and dolphins in captivity, the marine park industry is responding by ending the practice.

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