May 12, 2017

France bans captive breeding of dolphins and killer whales

France has banned the breeding in captivity of dolphins and killer whales, in a move hailed by campaigners as a major victory. BBC News, 07.05.2017 The […]
May 10, 2017

‘Shocking’ levels of PCB chemicals in UK killer whale Lulu

One of the UK’s last killer whales was contaminated with “shocking” levels of a toxic chemical, scientists say. BBC News,  02.05.2017 The animal, called Lulu, was […]
July 10, 2015

‘Empty the tanks’: Hong Kong’s Ocean Park at centre of activists’ battle to stop dolphin captivity

“Captivity kills,” they chant as a group of 50 activists protest at the entrance of Ocean Park, holding aloft a three-metre long model of a dolphin […]
June 29, 2015

European anti-dolphin-captivity demo attracts hundreds once again

Brussels – The Atomium in Belgium was again the striking backdrop to the ‘Europe: Close Dolphinaria!’ protest on Saturday 27th June. rganised by Annelies Mullens, an […]
July 1, 2014

Protest for Europe’s dolphins attracts hundreds

Brussels – Saturday June 28 saw the second ‘Close Dolphinaria in Europe’ demonstration, which was held at the striking structure of the Atomium in the capital […]