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Wild orca Morgan's shocking new wounds at Loro Parque

Morgan's deep laceration wounds. Shocking new images are coming out of Tenerife’s Loro Parque showing Morgan, the wild Norwegian orca ‘rescued’ from the Wadden Sea...

Another Dolphinarium Opens, This Time In Moscow

WDCS is dismayed to learn that a new dolphinarium opened in December 2011 at the All-Russia Exhibition Centre in Moscow, a country where the capture...

Good to see the UK standing firm on fish disgards – shame that the Chancellor is threatening to steamroller over the rest of our wildlife

The Guardian is reporting that the 'UK vowed to hold firm against plans to continue the wasteful practice of throwing away edible fish at sea,...

Expert Says Orca Was Blown Up During Navy Training Exercise

A 3-year-old member of an endangered orca population in the Pacific North West found dead on a Washington State beach recently was blown up, according...

That's A Bit Close Kesslet !

Hi Everyone, I managed to watch Kesslet and Charlie for a half hour or so yesterday (thanks to Sue at Merkinch LNR for texting me)...

The Pacific Rim Whale Festival Gets Underway

On the west coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, the small communities of Tofino and Ucluelet are gearing up for the Pacific Rim Whale...

Swiss Government Moves To End Dolphin Captivity

WDCS is delighted by news that the Swiss government has taken its first steps in outlawing the import of dolphins. This move comes after the...

Seoul Zoo To Release Illegally Caught Dolphin

Seoul Zoo in South Korea is to suspend its dolphin shows and return one of its captive animals to the wild after a successful campaign...

WDCS Report Critical Of UK Laws Protecting Whales And Dolphins

WDCS has just released a new and highly critical report which reviews the laws that are intended to protect whales, dolphins and porpoises in UK...