Written by PETA
Highness of Halloween, Elvira, knows a
thing or two about fright. And there are few things that she finds as
terrifying as imprisoning
marine mammals in an aquarium and forcing them to
endure pounding music reverberating through their cramped tanks. But that's
just what the ghouls at the Georgia
Aquarium plan to do this
aquarium is apparently ignoring the complaint that PETA filed after the facility
hosted a recent event with loud music that was visibly distressing to the
marine animals, who are very sensitive to excessive noise. Elvira penned a
letter to the aquarium's president and COO, saying:
aquarium employees said that many of the confined wild animals become
aggravated and even fight when the music gets pumping—and they have no safe
room to escape to. This disturbs me more than Freddy vs. Jason."
the Mistress of the Dark will help the aquarium see the light.
Written by Michelle Sherrow
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