Captive dolphin attacked a trainer, sending her to hospital and prompting USDA investigation

Captive dolphin attacked a trainer, sending her to hospital and prompting USDA investigation

The Miami Seaquarium has once again made news after a USDA investigation discovered that a captive dolphin attacked a trainer, resulting in her hospitalization. A video of a dolphin bodyslamming a trainer in the sea was shared on TikTok. Sundance, the trainer’s dolphin, slammed into her three times and dragged her underwater at one point. […]

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Iceland will stop whaling in 2024 because of public outrage and dwindling demand

Iceland will stop whaling in 2024 because of public outrage and dwindling demand

Iceland has announced that it would stop whaling in 2024 due to diminishing demand and ongoing controversy. “There are few arguments to approve whale hunting beyond 2024,” when present quotas expire, said Svands Svavarsdóttir, Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture, in an op-ed published in Friday’s Morgunblai newspaper. The minister stated that it was “undisputed” that […]

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Petition: Big Mammals Suffer Brain Damage in Captivity According to Research

Petition: Big Mammals Suffer Brain Damage in Captivity According to Research

Many animals, most notably big mammals, often exhibit signs of duress as a result of being held in zoos or aquariums. These activities can include behaving in an abnormally aggressive manner, pacing, or even engaging in self-destructive behaviors. One expert in this field is Shubhobroto Ghosh, the Wildlife Projects Manager for Animals in the Wild, […]

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