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Good News for Dolphins, Bad News for Fingers

A zoo visitor leaves a little bit of herself behind, plus other animals-in-entertainment news.

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The 9-Year-Old Activist Who’s on SeaWorld’s Radar

The 9-Year-Old Activist Who’s on SeaWorld’s Radar

This tiny dynamo isn’t even in fourth grade yet, but she’s already making waves for captive marine mammals around the world.

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Wild-Caught Orca Dies a Long Way From Home © Free Morgan Foundation

Wild-Caught Orca Dies a Long Way From Home

After suffering from an inflammation in his lungs, Bingo, a male orca, died this week.

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Victory for Whales and Dolphins!

Victory for Whales and Dolphins!

The Vancouver Park Board voted unanimously Thursday night to introduce a bylaw to ban the breeding of captive whales and dolphins at the Vancouver Aquarium!


Win for Dolphins! Bahamian Supreme Court Orders Dolphinarium Closed

In a victory for marine mammals, a Supreme Court judge in the Bahamas has ordered a “swim-with-dolphins” exhibit to shut down and release its captive dolphins.

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Lolita’s Friends Push Forward With Lawsuit Over Seaquarium’s License ©Terrell C. Newby, Ph.D.

Lolita’s Friends Push Forward With Lawsuit Over Seaquarium’s License

PETA, the Animal Legal Defense Fund, and the Orca Network are circling the wagons again to fight for Lolita’s freedom.

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9 Quotes That Will Change What You Think About Zoos

June is National Zoo and Aquarium Month, but we don’t think this is any reason to celebrate.

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Dr. Jane Goodall Calls for an End to Marine-Mammal Captivity ©starmaxinc.com

Dr. Jane Goodall Calls for an End to Marine-Mammal Captivity

See how internationally renowned primatologist and animal advocate Dr. Jane Goodall is using her scientific expertise to end marine-mammal captivity.

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10 Steps to Get a Lobster Zone Machine Removed

10 Steps to Get a Lobster Zone Machine Removed

Learn the steps for getting restaurants to remove inhumane Lobster Zone “games” that torture lobsters.


After Fish Tank Bursts, Restaurant Urged to ‘Think Outside the Tank’

After Fish Tank Bursts, Restaurant Urged to ‘Think Outside the Tank’

After a giant fish tank bursts at the T-REX Cafe in Downtown Disney, PETA asks the restaurant to remove its aquariums and stop putting sensitive, intelligent animals on display.

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13 Times Zoos Were Bad for Animals © Alan Abraham

13 Times Zoos Were Bad for Animals

This is why animals belong in the wild.

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Update: Hundreds of Animals Die at the Portland Aquarium—and Austin May Be Next

Update: Hundreds of Animals Die at the Portland Aquarium—and Austin May Be Next

Covino and Conk caught trying to purchase spotted eagle rays and lemon sharks illegally in Florida.

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PETA Demands Investigation Into Dallas Aquarium’s Kidnap Attempt

PETA Demands Investigation Into Dallas Aquarium’s Kidnap Attempt

PETA calls on top zoo and aquarium accreditation bodies to investigate Dallas World Aquarium’s attempt to abduct eight endangered animals from a Panamanian island.

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Host a ‘Blackfish’ House Party!

Host a ‘Blackfish’ House Party!

The documentary ‘Blackfish’ will air on CNN on October 24. Sign up here and we’ll send you everything you need to host your own house party.


Celebrities Band Together to Keep Dolphins out of Captivity

Celebrities Band Together to Keep Dolphins out of Captivity

With people flocking to see Blackfish and celebrities doing everything that they can to keep dolphins free, marine-animal parks should be worried.

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