Many more visitors now come see injured dolphin Winter, but plans for new facility are in question.
Dolphin season begins again in a controversial hunt in Taiji, Japan.
Visitors to Dolphin Island and SEA Aquarium can be "assured that they are supporting a facility that is a leader in the care and conservation of wildlife?, says Association of Zoos & Aquariums, but the Animal Concerns Research & Education Society has questioned the accreditation.
By Letitia Stein CLEARWATER Fla. (Reuters) - The family-friendly hit "Dolphin Tale," whose sequel opened in theaters this weekend, tells the true story of a dolphin who learns to swim without a tail. The movie ends with Winter, the tail-less dolphin, helping save the struggling Florida aquarium that rescued her. "Winter can't do those kind of shows, even if we wanted to, which we don?t," said ...
Movie reviews with kids in mind: This week, an adaptation of the young adult novel.
TOKYO ? The slaughter of dolphins has begun again in a small Japanese village, in a controversial annual hunt that pits Western environmentalist values against what locals say are traditional hunting practices. Taiji, a coastal town of 3,500 people in the Japanese prefecture of Wakayama, has a dolphin hunting season from September to March every [?]
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