Georgia Aquarium whale euthanized

Posted Thursday, January 4, 2007 9:33 AM | Contributed by Jeff

Gasper, the beloved beluga whale who became a star of the Georgia Aquarium, was euthanized Tuesday morning after months of declining health. The ghost-white whale, who had fought a deadly bone disease for months, had stopped eating on his own several weeks ago and aquarium officials said at the time his chances of survival were slim.

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