Get the Truth Behind Your Ticket

Facilities that hold captive orcas may appear well-maintained with fun shows and happy animals, but don't be fooled by this flashy business facade. There is a darker side to the industry. Watch the trailer for Magnolia Picture's new film "Blackfish", a documentary that tells the story of the notorious performing whale Tilikum, who—unlike any orca in the wild—has taken the lives of several people while in captivity. This is the story of what went wrong. "Blackfish" is now available on DVD and Blu-Ray.

These money-making enterprises put their own needs above those of the animals. The true story behind keeping orcas in captivity for human entertainment is filled with violent captures, unnatural illness, and stress-related conditions, deformities, and death, both animal and human. You have the power to boycott these exploitative facilities (like SeaWorld) and support projects that reveal the real dangers of keeping marine mammals captive and forced to perform. Pledge to know the truth behind your ticket.

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