Monthly Archives: September 2012

What Happened to Nakai? SeaWorld Whale Missing Huge Chunk of Chin

Nakai, an 11-year-old male orca at SeaWorld is missing a “dinner-plate sized chunk” of skin and flesh just under his mouth. The ghastly gash, first reported by journalist Tim Zimmermann, happened during a nighttime show at the Southern California park … Continue reading

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SeaWorld Defies, Then Appeals Judge’s Ruling in Trainer’s Death

SeaWorld has filed an appeal in federal court in the death of Orlando trainer Dawn Brancheau, even as it remains in violation of the ruling it seeks to overturn. SeaWorld filed its petition in the U.S. Court of Appeals for … Continue reading

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