Heartbreaking Drone Footage Shows Lolita in Her Tiny, Lonely Tank

Published by PETA.

New aerial photography shows 7,000-pound orca Lolita in her tank―the smallest orca tank in America―where she has lived since she was captured from her pod 44 years ago.

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