We mourn a trainer from an Orca at Sea World,,, but here is a feel good story.

Thursday, February 25, 2010 4:41 AM

While an Orca sadly killed a trainer at Sea World Orlando, and alot of animal rights groups scream the horror of puting animals in captivity, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom is taking in a sea lion who got shot in the face by an angry fisherman., and cannot be released back into the wild due to his injuries.

I applaud Six Flags.

Sea Lion rescued.

Last edited by Chitown, Thursday, February 25, 2010 4:48 AM

My favorite MJ tune: "Billie Jean" which I have been listening to alot now. RIP MJ.

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Thursday, February 25, 2010 7:21 PM

I do as well applaud Six Flags... that's good image :)


Brandon James
Cedar Point Employee 2006-2009

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Friday, February 26, 2010 12:16 PM

Cleveland Zoo just got 2 rescued sea lions.

http://blog.cleveland.com/metro/2010/02/2_sea_lions_back_from_the_brin.html

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Friday, February 26, 2010 4:43 PM
janfrederick's avatar

Sea World San Diego just rehabilitated two sea turtles with hypothermia (the rode up to Oregon in a bubble of El Nino Warm water that eventually cooled). They take in injured marine animals from San Diego all the time. They also rehabilitate injured Manatees.


"I go out at 3 o' clock for a quart of milk and come home to my son treating his body like an amusement park!" - Estelle Costanza
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Friday, February 26, 2010 4:59 PM
kpjb's avatar

I like turtles.


Hi

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Friday, February 26, 2010 6:22 PM
LostKause's avatar

Oh my God, kpjb. I was going to post that exact same reply last night, but second guessed myself. lol

Janfredrick, thank goodness we have the Manatees. They write episodes of Family Guy for us to enjoy.


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Sunday, February 28, 2010 3:05 PM
coasterqueenTRN's avatar

What these animal rights groups don't realize is once these animals are born into captivity, they would NOT make it on their own if released into the wild. They would be too vulnerable.

I also applaud these parks for taking in injured animals and nursing them back to health. A lot of zoos do this as well. That always puts a smile on my face. :)

-Tina

Last edited by coasterqueenTRN, Sunday, February 28, 2010 3:06 PM
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