PETA is taking credit for ending "dolphin surfing" by trainers in SeaWorld shows, but the theme park chain says the decision wasn't motivated by animal rights groups.
Disney World has dolphins, too, housed in The Seas pavilion at Epcot — yet the travel company policies that affect SeaWorld don’t seem to apply to the Mouse.
The new policy means “any commercial facility that either breeds or imports cetaceans for public display will be banned from sale on TripAdvisor."
Wild bottlenose dolphins in the Indian River Lagoon experience more health issues than those living in aquariums, according to a study by the Public Library of Science. The report, published Wednesday, compare... Read More
Several animal activist groups have sent a letter to the Chinese investors in SeaWorld Entertainment urging them to keep captive animals out of any theme parks it may open. The Zhonghong Zhuoye Group purcha... Read More
A PETA-commissioned poll found that 68 percent of parents—the key demographic for theme parks —said they would be "more likely" to visit SeaWorld if the orcas were moved to seaside sanctuaries. The poll was re... Read More