Doing it right – rescue, rehabilitate and release. No more shows. Thank you to “Walking with the Alligators” http://walkingwiththealligators.wordpress.com/2014/09/07/doing-it-right/ to make us aware that people are putting their ideals to work for animals at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium.
Breanna and I have a meet and greet with a friendly staff member at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium.
All pictures were taken at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium last October, 2013 by Walkingfox.
If you have been here for a bit, you may remember the story about Winter, the rescued Dolphin whose tail was severely damaged and was eventually rehabilitated and fitted with a new one.
Winter has been the star of the Clearwater Marine Aquarium where she has lived since her rescue and story were put on film and all the world fell in love with her.
Now this amazing place of rescue and rehabilitation, is putting its money where its heart is and there will no longer be any Dolphin Shows there.
As CEO David Yates so eloquently put it:
” We don’t rescue them so we can show them to guests. Our goal is to release them back into the wild.”
After Walkingfox was released from the Tampa VA Hospital last October, we decided to go…
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