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Tread for Taiji 2017 Virtual Race
25 Jun
2017
Written by Christine Gau

Tread for Taiji 2017 Virtual Race »

Ready to make a difference for dolphins?

 

Dolphin Project is proud to announce our second annual Virtual Race

Join us on Japan Dolphins Day
20 Jun
2017
Written by Cara Sands

Join us on Japan Dolphins Day »

Save the Date: September 1, 2017

 

We’re calling on individuals, activists and organizations across the world to participate with us on this

Exclusive: Is SeaWorld’s Orca Kasatka Losing Her Battle with Chronic Illness?
17 Jun
2017
Written by Elizabeth Batt

Exclusive: Is SeaWorld’s Orca Kasatka Losing Her Battle with Chronic Illness? »

In August 2016, SeaWorld released information that Kasatka, the matriarchal orca at SeaWorld San Diego had been suffering from

Marine Mammal Commission Poised for Elimination
7 Jun
2017
Written by Cara Sands

Marine Mammal Commission Poised for Elimination »

For 45 years, the Marine Mammal Commission, an independent agency of the United States government, has provided oversight of federal activities and programs

Two More Species of Dolphins Added to Taiji’s Hunts
1 Jun
2017
Written by Cara Sands

Two More Species of Dolphins Added to Taiji’s Hunts »

Don’t be shellfish…

SeaWorld: The Beginning of the End for Orca Shows
29 May
2017
Written by Elizabeth Batt

SeaWorld: The Beginning of the End for Orca Shows »

Part five in a series revisiting human deaths caused by SeaWorld orcas and the OSHA-SeaWorld case. For clarity, please read 

Op-Ed: Mirage’s ‘Humane’ Label is Nothing but an Illusion
17 May
2017
Written by Jordan Waltz

Op-Ed: Mirage’s ‘Humane’ Label is Nothing but an Illusion »

You’ve probably heard that American Humane, the 140-year-old organization that routinely inspects television and film productions (amongst other welfare projects it helms), recently gave

BREAKING: Victory in Vancouver!
16 May
2017
Written by Cara Sands

BREAKING: Victory in Vancouver! »

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BREAKING: The Vancouver Park Board voted in favor of banning any new cetaceans from being kept in captivity at the Vancouver Aquarium.

The motion passed in

BREAKING: SeaWorld’s Revenue, Attendance Tanks in 1Q 2017
9 May
2017
Written by Cara Sands

BREAKING: SeaWorld’s Revenue, Attendance Tanks in 1Q 2017 »

BREAKING: 5/9/17 – SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. has released its first quarter 2017 results – and in a continued downward trend, revenues and attendance are

May 13 is Empty the Tanks!
1 May
2017
Written by Cara Sands

May 13 is Empty the Tanks! »

Where will you be on May 13? How about letting your voice be heard during the 5th annual Empty the Tanks event! Join thousands of activists

Celebrate. Freedom. #FreeBaliDolphins
25 Apr
2017
Written by Cara Sands

Celebrate. Freedom. #FreeBaliDolphins »

#FREEBALIDOLPHINS Tour Bali

The #FreeBaliDolphins tour is coming to town! Two awesome events are taking place in Bali, featuring street artists, skaters and

BREAKING: Two More Dolphins in South Korea Heading for Freedom!
24 Apr
2017
Written by Cara Sands

BREAKING: Two More Dolphins in South Korea Heading for Freedom! »

BREAKING: After 20 years of captivity, two dolphins being held at Seoul Grand Park in Seoul, South Korea will soon be released into their original

Young Surfers Agree: Leave Dolphins Wild & Free!
24 Apr
2017
Written by Cara Sands

Young Surfers Agree: Leave Dolphins Wild & Free! »

Learning is fun – just ask these young participants at the Ripcurl Kids Surf Competition.

Dolphin Project’s team, led by Indonesia Campaign Director Femke Den Haas,

Happy 47th Birthday Dolphin Project!
18 Apr
2017
Written by Ric O'Barry

Happy 47th Birthday Dolphin Project! »

I flew into Bimini in the Bahamas to do something at last about the dolphins. Actually, I wasn’t clear myself about why I

Keep Kuwait’s Scientific Center Expansion Dolphin-Free!
17 Apr
2017
Written by Cara Sands

Keep Kuwait’s Scientific Center Expansion Dolphin-Free! »

By the very nature of the term, Kuwait’s “scientific center” should preclude the keeping of dolphins in captivity. Yet, this is exactly what their

BREAKING: Russia to Ban Traveling Dolphin Shows and Contact Zoos
13 Apr
2017
Written by Cara Sands

BREAKING: Russia to Ban Traveling Dolphin Shows and Contact Zoos »

April 13, 2017: As reported by Russian news, Vesti.ru, Deputies of the State Duma in the Russian Federation intend to add a ban on

Update on Indonesia’s Toxic Traveling Circuses
9 Apr
2017
Written by Femke den Haas

Update on Indonesia’s Toxic Traveling Circuses »

It’s hard to believe that traveling dolphin shows continue to exist. They do – in Indonesia – and it’s worse than anyone can