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This former trainer exposes the dark side of orca shows

"This is not a killer whale, this is a killer whale that is dying right in front of your eyes" He used to be a trainer at SeaWorld in California. Now, John Hargrove is leading campaigns with One Voice against theme parks exhibiting captive killer whales. This is what he has to say about them.

05/14/2019 10:47 AMupdated: 05/14/2019 6:40 PM
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  • Barbara L.
    11/01/2019 03:54

    The movie Blackfish.

  • Michael B.
    10/31/2019 23:12

    Whales being in captivity yo entertain hipocrits

  • Rick G.
    10/31/2019 15:09

    So sad makes me cry can't it be stoped it's not entertaining it's so sticking sad sad sad people wake up don't pay to see and they will do something about this it's heart breaking

  • Jody M.
    10/31/2019 11:02

    Disgusting

  • Raphael R.
    10/31/2019 09:28

    This is a great example of human nature. We KNOW that the animals are being mistreated but as long as we get our satisfaction

  • Terry G.
    10/30/2019 04:02

    Thirty or forty years ago a part of our culture was terminated , mercifully , the circus . It always seemed to depend and rely on the wild animals in cages to draw in the families . Without the wild animals the circus died . It's time the aquatic circus acts die as well . Zoos are reversed now and the visitors , us , are the ones in the caged or cordoned off area's for our safety , while the animals are in very large environmentally correct environments .

  • Michelle J.
    10/30/2019 01:08

    I agree put them all back in their natural homes , them, the dolphins , the seals all of them ,if u want to see these magnificent beats take a boat ride out and see how they live and interact in Their own family pod, and completely free healthy and happy

  • Sulahuddin A.
    10/29/2019 09:03

    Would he still be saying the same thing of he had the job still!

  • Nicki S.
    10/28/2019 19:43

    Again, another example of mistreating beautiful creatures fir entertainment of humans. Disgraceful!! 😱😢😱😢

  • Joanne T.
    10/28/2019 11:49

    This is slavery, shame on u

  • Kelly R.
    10/20/2019 20:30

    THEN LETS MAKE IT STOP !!! ITS TIME !!!! THE INGREDIENTS NEEDS TO BE KNOW WORLD Wide

  • Tia D.
    10/20/2019 17:47

    I thought they already ended their breeding program and the shows. I'm pretty sure they were only allowed to keep the whales they do have because they were born in captivity or have been captive so long they wouldn't be able to survive in the wild.

  • Sharon M.
    08/21/2019 14:06

    The suffering is to much. We as in EVERYONE need to look beyond ourselves, and think of the suffering that is happening right in front of our very eyes. Stop going to the parks that lie about the animals happiness when in fact they are dying a slow and missable death. I believe we have to keep spreading the word about this blatant cruel injustice.

  • Stacey L.
    07/30/2019 22:49

    There is a ban in Canada that's starting to take out whales and dolphins in captivity.

  • Hanale K.
    07/02/2019 16:26

    Free the Whales for God's sake !

  • Liam L.
    06/17/2019 23:26

    Why do they only speak out only after leaving or been fired

  • Chloe R.
    06/08/2019 08:20

    😢

  • Rebecca F.
    06/08/2019 05:45

    this is that place in Antibes. So terrible 😢😢

  • Amberlee S.
    06/07/2019 01:59

    shit

  • Nathan C.
    06/06/2019 16:19

    Heart breaking💔, should release all of them back to the wild where they come from and put the humans in there doing tricks see how many people come to watch them...