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#blackfish

# blackfish - Monday 13 August, 2018

People are heartbroken over a mother orca who carried the corpse of her newborn calf for 17 days
# Save The Whales
From The Daily Edge
# Save The Whales

People are heartbroken over a mother orca who carried the corpse of her newborn calf for 17 days

Aug 13th 2018, 6:45 PM 5,952 Views 1 Comment

Scientists have called her actions ‘unprecedented’ and have said the pod is in danger of becoming extinct.

# blackfish - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Last killer whale born in captivity arrives at SeaWorld park
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Last killer whale born in captivity arrives at SeaWorld park

Apr 20th 2017, 3:25 PM 12,342 Views 15 Comments

The mother, 25-year-old Takara, was already pregnant when SeaWorld announced it had stopped breeding orcas.

# blackfish - Friday 6 January, 2017

Tilikum, SeaWorld whale that killed trainer, dies
# Orca
# Orca

Tilikum, SeaWorld whale that killed trainer, dies

Jan 6th 2017, 5:53 PM 23,570 Views 29 Comments

The whale was profiled in Blackfish, a 2013 documentary that helped sway popular opinion against keeping killer whales in captivity.

# blackfish - Thursday 17 March, 2016

SeaWorld is ending its killer whale shows
# Blackfish
# Blackfish

SeaWorld is ending its killer whale shows

Mar 17th 2016, 12:40 PM 19,582 Views 31 Comments

And it won’t be breeding them anymore.

# blackfish - Monday 9 November, 2015

SeaWorld to phase out killer whale shows as protests grow
# Blackfish
# Blackfish

SeaWorld to phase out killer whale shows as protests grow

Nov 9th 2015, 8:05 PM 18,390 Views 51 Comments

SeaWorld has seen attendance go down in recent years – in part as a result of revelations in the 2013 documentary Blackfish.

# blackfish - Thursday 26 December, 2013

11 films released in 2013 that you should really catch up on
# MOVIE TIME
From The Daily Edge
# MOVIE TIME

11 films released in 2013 that you should really catch up on

Dec 26th 2013, 3:00 PM 4,149 Views 1 Comment

If there’s one thing the Christmas break is good for, it’s watching some films.