park sold hundreds to the Navy and other marine
theme parks, completely depleting the dolphin population
in Biscayne Bay." ~Ric
O'Barry former "Flipper" trainer.
Just about the only dolphins you will find around
Biscayne Bay now, belong to the Miami Seaquarium.
That's right, and for $26.95 admission you
too can pay to watch us work our dolphins to death.
think they're on their 10th or 11th 'Flipper' by
now," according to one former employee, but
who's counting? We go through quite a few dolphins
because the damn things keep dying before they reach
their teens. (dolphin death
chart Click here)We realize that they live between
40 and 70 years in the wild so, as you can imagine,
it's pretty disappointing that they can't give us
a few more years. However, we did find that if we
keep naming the new dolphins "Flipper,"
the public never really knows any different. It's
the 'Flipper' lie".
this and more,
right here at the Miami Seaquarium...
or is it Seaprison? You
be the judge.
urge you not to simply believe everything in this
While we know the information is accurate we encourage
to do the research yourself.