SeaWorld: Tilikum, Orca That Killed Trainer, Has DiedTilikum, an orca that killed a trainer at SeaWorld Orlando in 2010, has died. SeaWorld says in a statement posted online that Tilikum died Friday.
1st SeaWorld Park Without Orcas Opening In Abu Dhabi In 2022Months after SeaWorld ended its orca-breeding program amid pressure from animal rights activists, company officials announced Tuesday that they will help develop in Abu Dhabi the first new SeaWorld park without orcas.
SeaWorld Cutting 320 Jobs In RestructuringSeaWorld Entertainment Inc. is eliminating 320 jobs across its 12-park company.
SeaWorld Profits Up As Revenue & Attendance DropsSeaWorld's revenue fell as the theme park and entertainment company's attendance declined, sending the company's shares lower in premarket trading.
SeaWorld Says It Will End Killer Whale Breeding ProgramSeaWorld is ending its practice of killer whale breeding following years of controversy over keeping orcas in captivity.
SeaWorld's "Blackfish" Orca Has Potentially Fatal InfectionThe killer whale responsible for the death of a SeaWorld trainer and chronicled in the documentary "Blackfish" is very sick from a bacterial infection that may eventually kill him, SeaWorld officials said Tuesday.
SeaWorld Plans New Killer Whale EnvironmentsSeaWorld says will build new, larger environments for killer whales at its theme parks, and will fund additional research on the animals along with programs to protect ocean health and whales in the wild.
California Bill That Would End Orca Shows Stalls A California bill that sought to end killer whale shows at SeaWorld in San Diego and phase out their captivity was put on hold Tuesday, dousing an escalating fight between animal activists and supporters of the major tourist attraction.