Inspired by the documentary Blackfish, a California lawmaker is proposing a new bill that would place a ban on the use of captive killer whales for entertainment.
SeaWorld has come under a lot of fire recently for its treatment of orca whales, explained in the CNN documentary Blackfish. The documentary focused on the bull orca whale Tilikum, who lives at SeaWorld and has been responsible for three deaths.
The Shamu Story at SeaWorld San Diego
This seasonal show is a presentation that provides you with an entertaining and educational experience. You will get a behind-the-scenes look into various training sessions instructed by our trainers. This seasonal show gives you the history of Shamu while providing facts about killer whales all in an entertaining way. This show featured Orkid and Ikaika.
Orlando is a breakthrough theatrical spectacular that showcases graceful
dolphins and false killer whales, a rainbow of exotic birds and an
entire cast of world-class divers and aerialists draped in elaborate
costumes. The vivid imagination of a young girl sets the stage for an
emotional adventure to experience the power of the sea and the elegance
I recorded this family video on November 4, 2010 at the
Orlando, Florida SeaWorld with a Canon HV30. Tilikum is the subject of
the documentary film Blackfish.