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Aquariums in Japan Vouch Not To Buy Taiji Dolphins

by Natalia Lima

The Japanese Association of Zoos and Aquariums (Jaza) has bowed to international pressure and agreed to stop buying dolphins captured in the province of Taiji, a place now infamous for

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Second Annual “World Love for Dolphins Day” Coming This Friday

by Brianne Hogan

On the eve of Valentine’s Day, Sea Shepherd will be joined by speakers and supporters, both famous and non-famous, for the second annual “World Love for Dolphins Day.” The peaceful

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Miami Dolphins Part Ways with SeaWorld, End Marketing Partnership

by Amanda Just

SeaWorld has lost yet another marketing partnership; with the latest to swim away none other than the NFL Miami Dolphins. The separation ends a marketing deal that included registry in a

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Simon Cowell Hopes to Announce Project That Will Help Captive Dolphins

by Brianne Hogan

Simon Cowell has announced he’s hoping to bring the issue of dolphins and whales in captivity to a “mass audience” following a recent “X Factor UK” controversy.

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Sea Shepherd Crewmembers Arrested in Faroe Islands for Protecting Dolphins

by Brianne Hogan

Three Sea Shepherd crewmembers were arrested Sept. 18 in the Faroe Islands for protecting a pod of white-sided dolphins as part of the organization’s pilot whale and small cetacean defense campaign,

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Bahamas Dolphinarium Ordered to Close, Release Dolphins

by Natalia Lima

The Bahamas are taking a huge step towards the protection of marine mammals. A court in the Caribbean island has ordered that an illegal dolphinarium shut down and is questioning

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Brazil Bans Catching Catfish to Save Pink River Dolphins

by Joan Reddy

Brazil is in the process of temporarily banning the catch of catfish, in order to save the Pink River dolphins. According to the Fishing and Aquaculture Ministry, the flesh of

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