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GIANT Whale Shark Caught In Arabian Sea PHOTOS


Animals  (tags: whale shark, huge, unusual, giant, animals, AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, sadness, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 2567 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
I just thought this animal was so huge that I had to share it. He is massive. It is a shame he is dead though. :(



   

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Lindsey Williams (234)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 6:13 am
Here is a link to an article that questions whether the shark was already dead or the fisherman killed it.
http://www.jdjournal.com/2012/02/08/was-the-40-feet-whale-shark-caught-in-pakistan-already-dead-as-claimed/
 

Bryan Hamaker (2)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 6:14 am
too bad
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 6:53 am
Shame.
 

Carol C (97)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 7:19 am
Noted. Thanks.
 

Dawn M (141)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 7:44 am
sadly noted:(
 

Lisa A (204)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 7:48 am
Sadly noted, I thought it was interesting that the article stated that these whale sharks are not a threat to humans. If they did kill it intentionally, then shame on them!
 

Constance F (418)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 8:17 am
Sad ! too bad the whale shark didn't swallow everyone before she took her last breathe.
 

penny C (83)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 8:25 am
Aww sad.Thanks Lindsey.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 9:02 am
There are fates worse than death.

This one's fate would have been terrible.

It is the way of humans.
 

DORIS L (61)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 10:57 am
WOW that certainly is one huge fish! It is sad he is dead though.
 

SANDRA R (145)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 2:48 pm
Sadly noted. Thank you Lindsey.
 

Ruth C (87)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 6:25 pm
I don't believe that this animal washed up on the shore dead, I believe that someone killed it for Money!!
 

naomi cohen (55)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 6:33 pm
I DON'T BELIEVE FOR A MOMENT THAT THEY FOUND THIS ANIMAL DEAD. AFTER ALL, THEY ARE FISHERMEN! ALL FISHERMEN ARE MURDERERS.
 

Debbie Hogan (115)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 7:02 pm
"Floating unconscious...." Somehow I doubt that, given the amount of money these fishermen could stand to "win" for it. Sad end for such an impressive creature.
 

Debbie Hogan (115)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 7:04 pm
Such a gentle giant, as well....
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 9, 2012, 11:17 pm
Rather better alive than dead, though, wouldn't you say?
 

Past Member (0)
Friday February 10, 2012, 4:39 am
killer's photos of the victim and everyone joins the frenzy like a bunch of gawker s at a murder scene..
life has value beyond measure
Peace and Love
 

Past Member (0)
Friday February 10, 2012, 6:20 am
Thanks Lindsey also for the link
 

Ingrid A (524)
Friday February 10, 2012, 8:51 am
That's one big fish. Too bad he died. Its noted. Thanks Lindsey.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday February 10, 2012, 8:52 am
So heartbreaking as I love whales so much!
 

Kristina C (73)
Friday February 10, 2012, 10:28 am
It is a big shame that he is dead.


Please sign my petition: http://www.thepetitionsite.com/1/give-a-pitbull-a-chance/
 

TERRY R (267)
Friday February 10, 2012, 10:51 am
A MAJESTIC ANIMAL OR IT WAS.
 

Veronica C (18)
Sunday February 19, 2012, 11:16 am
Now I can see why some people still think there are sea monsters out there. That was huge.
 
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