28 Apr '16, 12am

6 Reasons Why a Dolphinarium in the Middle of the Desert Is a Terrible Idea

The desert usually evokes images of sand, reptiles and sweltering heat but to a development company from Mexico, something else makes more sense: dolphins. In July, landlocked Scottsdale, Ariz., located in the arid Southwest, will become the home of eight new dolphins as Dolphinaris opens its first marine park in America (to complement its five parks in Mexico). The parks will offer performances and interactions and while the $20 million project is underway, activists concerned for the animals’ wellbeing are trying to stop it in its tracks. A Care2 petition opposing the dolphinarium has reached over 112,000 signatures so far. If that’s not enough for developers to understand how big of a bad idea this is, we outlined a few more. 1. Dolphins don ‘t thrive in captivity “Wild dolphins don’t wear funny hats, nor do they jump through hoops, dance on their tails, applaud themsel...

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