October 4, 2018

Orca Captivity: “Demeaning” Says Filmmaker of Grieving Pilot Whale

Dolphinaria will not go out of business quickly, says Andrea Casini*, a filmmaker who recently shot footage of a grieving pilot whale for ‘Blue Planet II’. […]
July 25, 2018

Southern-resident killer whales lose newborn calf, and another youngster is ailing

One calf lost within half an hour, and another youngster is ailing in the critically endangered population of southern-resident killer whales. By Lynda V. Mapes, Seattle […]
November 20, 2017

Viewers in tears at whale carrying dead newborn around – killed by our plastic waste

Blue Planet II viewers were crying their eyes out as a whale carried its dead newborn around – killed by human activity. The Mirror, 20.11.2017 Sir […]
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 […]
August 7, 2016

In Memory of Suzette Ackermann

Hong Kong, July 21st 2016 – A great loss for family, friends and mother nature: Suzette Ackermann ~ professional dancer, Yoga/Doga instructor, environmentalist, dolphin activist and […]
July 11, 2016

Boycotts against the Faroe Islands?

Last week, 6 July, saw the first grindadráp (grind) of the year in the Faroe Islands with 43 pilot whales killed. For those who want to see […]
March 2, 2016

China – the latest nightmare for dolphins and whales

China becomes the latest nightmare for captive cetaceans due to the expansion of ocean parks. This begs the question does China have to follow the same […]
January 16, 2016

Dolphins: A reflection for the new year

ne of the moments which left the biggest impression on me in 2015, was meeting a young journalist during my trip to China to help promote […]
October 7, 2015

Stop Keeping Dolphins in Captivity – Interactive Virtual Reality Showcase is the Future

This is the translation of an interview published in the Taiwanese ‘Storm‘ e-magazine and Hong Kong ‘Standnews‘. By KC Chau he construction boom of aquaria and […]
July 30, 2015

The change from indifference to an active stance in favour of pilot whale hunting

By Erla Brekkustova As a child in the 60’ties we had whale meat (grind) and blubber occasionally, but not often, since no one in the household […]