26 Jul '12, 5pm

Have you seen the @Seaworld "Near Death" video yet? These amazing animals do not belong in captivity.

Have you seen the @Seaworld "Near Death" video yet? These amazing animals do not belong in captivity.

Kirby writes, “Kasatka instantly pulled her rostrum away from Peters’ feet. And then she grabbed his ankles, pulling him underwater for several seconds. When he resurfaced, she grabbed him again, this time “rag-dolling” her trainer violently by shaking him back and forth with her powerful neck muscles. Kasatka took him under again, for a minute or more. Then, slowly and deliberately, as if performing a bizarre underwater pas de deux, the whale began to spiral upward with Peters’ foot in her mouth. She exhaled a cloud of white bubbles from her blowhole.” Despite trainers’ efforts to call Kasatka back to the edge of the pool, she remained in the middle and repeatedly brought Peters down into the water by his foot.” When Peters manages to get onto the edge of the pool, Kasatka makes an attempt to breach the net, but trainers manage to pull him out of the way.

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2012/07/26/near-death-at-seaworld...

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