SeaWorld Drops Appeal Of OSHA ViolationSeaWorld’s famous orca shows have changed drastically - forever. Trainers will not be allowed to swim with orcas during shows.
Backlash Over "Blackfish" Leads To End Of PartnershipAfter coming under fire from animal rights activists, Southwest Airlines is ending a 25-year-old marketing partnership with SeaWorld Entertainment.
Miami Seaquarium Fined $7,000 By OSHAWhen trainers are working with killer whales, a physical barrier is required between the trainer and the animal for protection.
SeaWorld Loses Appeal In Death By Killer Whale A federal appeals court on Friday upheld a regulatory safety finding against SeaWorld in the drowning of a trainer who was pulled under by a killer whale at the theme park.
SeaWorld Questions Ethics Of OSHA InvestigatorAn Occupational Safety and Health Administration investigator is in deep waters after being called out by SeaWorld.
Family: SeaWorld Trainer Thought Whales Treated Okay Amid criticism of SeaWorld after the release of a controversial documentary critical of animal captivity, the family of a SeaWorld trainer who died in 2010 when a killer whale pulled her into the water responded Tuesday, saying the woman killed would never have worked there for 15 years if she thought the whales were treated badly.
Beach Boys, Benatar Cancel At Busch Gardens After Controversial DocumentaryAfter nine musical acts pulled out of performing at SeaWorld Orlando, the cancellations have spread to its sister park, Busch Gardens.
SeaWorld Runs Ads Following Documentary Release & Performance Cancellations SeaWorld posted ads on Friday in a handful of newspapers around the nation after eight musical acts pulled out of performing at SeaWorld Orlando following the release of a controversial documentary which raises questions about the effects of captivity on whales.
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.
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.
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.
SeaWorld's New Killer Whale Safety Measures Are Kept A SecretNew 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.