15 Nov '11, 8pm

Dolphin Dies after Deafening Rave at Park | Care2 Causes

Dolphin Dies after Deafening Rave at Park | Care2 Causes

Research published in August suggested dolphins may understand death , but that level of sensitivity appears to be lacking in the caretakers of a Swiss park. A tropical paradise in the middle of Europe proved a nightmare for eight-year-old Shadow. In a move that would mystify anyone who cares about animals, Connyland amusement park in Lipperswil, Switzerland, hosted a techno rave that reverberated through the dolphin enclosure for two straight days. Performing dolphins are one of the star attractions of the park. Animal activists had warned Connyland that the dolphins could be stressed by the noise. Connyland disagreed, and the Thurgau Veterinary Office accepted the park’s reassurances the party would not affect them. Activists from two German animal-rights groups , ProWal and The Whale and Dolphin Protection Society, were on hand. They measured noise levels over 100 decib...

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