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The life of a captive orca or dolphin is no life at all.

The life of a captive orca or dolphin is no life at all. Watch the documentary BLACKFISH to learn about the exploitation and abuse of Seaworld and other companies that enslave these wild animals for their own profit.

Wild orcas have an average life expectancy of 30-50 yrs! The median age of orcas in captivity is 9.   #CaptivityKills pic.twitter.com/7rVPpku7i7

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Wild orcas have an average life expectancy of yrs! The median age of orcas in captivity is

Tilikum ❤. RIP Dawn Brancheau. Orca. Killer whale. Captivity kills. Boycott marine parks. Get the facts. Protect our majestic oceans and sea life! Sustainable world!

Never got a chance to Father them. He was just Sea World's sperm donor and experiment. Eventually Sea World suffered him into death.

Orca. Killer whale. Captivity kills. Boycott marine parks. Get the facts. Protect our majestic oceans and sea life! Sustainable world!

Tilikum is very sick with lung infection. He's not responding to treatment. Please Boycott Marine parks like SeaWorld. Get the facts. Protect our ceans & sea life!

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That would be because they live between 30 and 50 years of age in the wild.and average about 13 years in captivity.

Suicide Attempts From intentionally flinging themselves out of their tanks to swallowing inedible stones, many dolphins and orcas have decided a life in a tank is a life not worth living. There have been many records of captive cetacean suicide attempts. If this isn’t an absolutely determinate sign these animals don’t belong in confined spaces, what is?

10 Signs Whales and Dolphins Do NOT Belong in Tanks

Suicide Attempts From intentionally flinging themselves out of their tanks to swallowing inedible stones, many dolphins and orcas have decided a life in a tank is a life not worth living. There have been many records of captive cetacean suicide attempts. If this isn’t an absolutely determinate sign these animals don’t belong in confined spaces, what is?

I could recognize Keiko anywhere because of his sweet little trio of freckles. <3

I could recognize Keiko anywhere because of his sweet little trio birth marks.

Marine life belongs in the wild, not in captivity!

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