After learning from PETA that the Miami Seaquarium keeps an orca named Lolita in the smallest, oldest orca tank in the world, Metro Ford of Miami ended its partnership with the cruel abusement park. Lolita is often referred to as “the World’s Loneliest Orca,” as she hasn’t seen another member of her species since 1980—when the orca with whom she shared her tank died after repeatedly ramming his head into the wall. Metro Ford of Miami had been a partner of the Seaquarium since at least 2015.
“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE
— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind