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Documentary Prompts Bands To Cancel SeaWorld Gig

In the wake of a recent documentary, “Blackfish,” rock bands Heart and Barenaked Ladies along with country singer Willie Nelson canceled their planned performances at SeaWorld, citing the documentary which raises questions about the effects of captivity on whales.


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Big Name Musicians Cancel SeaWorld Gig, Question Whales In Captivity

Top rock and country music acts are canceling plans to perform at SeaWorld Orlando because of questions raised in a new documentary about the effects of captivity on whales.


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SeaWorld To Temporarily Close Shamu Show

Shamu and company which perform in SeaWorld Orlando’s “One Ocean” show will go on a temporary hiatus in the beginning of 2014.


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SeaWorld Appeals To Put Trainers Back In Water

Florida marine theme park SeaWorld Orlando is appealing a federal ruling that prevents its trainers from getting into the water with killer whales during performances.

CBS Miami–11/12/2013


SeaWorld Warns Of Fishing Hook Dangers To Turtles

Fisherman are being urged to dispose of hooks and line properly after SeaWorld Orlando rescued its 59th turtle of the year. SeaWorld officials say the turtle underwent surgery Friday to remove two fishing hooks from its throat.


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SeaWorld’s New Killer Whale Safety Measures Are Kept A Secret

New safety protocols for trainer interactions with killer whales at SeaWorld are being kept secret by a federal agency. This, despite a judge’s ruling that they are not trade secrets.


A team of shark experts and veterinarians prepare to perform a groundbreaking procedure – a Cesarean section -- on a whitetip reef shark at Discovery Cove. (Source: Sea World)

First C-Section Performed On Shark In SeaWorld History

One of Florida’s top tourist attractions is touting a new first and showing off four new bundles of joy born at one of its Orlando water parks.


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Seaworld Goes Public On NY Stock Exchange

Seaworld Entertainment, Inc. is used to having big splashes made at its park on a daily basis. But the company made a huge splash Friday when it made a splash during its first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.

CBS Miami–04/19/2013

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Report: SeaWorld Profits Skyrocket

While some businesses are still stuck in neutral following the Great Recession, SeaWorld Entertainment isn’t one of them.

CBS Miami–03/27/2013

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SeaWorld Files To Go Public

One day in the future you could own a share in Shamu. On Thursday, SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. filed for an initial public offering of stock that could raise $100 million.