31 Oct '17, 1am

Why Did a Young Dolphin Die at Dolphinaris Arizona? #care2

Even before construction began on the swim-with-the-dolphins tourist attraction Dolphinaris Arizona, it was a bad idea -- valued only by the box-of rocks mentality of the for-profits lusting for a money-making tourist attraction, no matter what's involved. Scottsdale is a place where triple-digit summer temperatures can climb over 120 degrees -- does anybody with working brainware need to know more than this? YES, APPARENTLY as Dolphinaris Arizona opened its doors in October of 2016 and, tragically, just 11 months later a 7-year old bottlenose dolphin named Bodie died there after swimming in the open-air pools, A MUCH BETTER WAY TO BECOME STEWARDS OF THE OCEANS AND ITS INHABITANTS IS BY NOT SUPPORTING MARINE PARKS THAT PROFIT BY FORCING CAPTIVE DOLPHINS TO SWIM WITH CUSTOMERS -- AMEN. Since the investment is already made, only thing left to do is in the hands of tourists w...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/why-did-a-young-dolphin-die-a...

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