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Eva Marrero, October 2017 Sea World has long rejected the notion that whale captivity is animal abuse, relentlessly defending their profitable incarceration of orcas, dolphins and other small whales.In one TV advertisement, trainers confidently announce to the camera that their whales “thrive…

moviemakers, Warner Brothers, approached us to lead the historic effort to help rescue Keiko.

We formed the Free Willy–Keiko Foundation to spearhead Keiko’s rescue.

Sea World dismisses the Keiko effort because they refuse to support any retirement of dolphins and whales. During the years of Keiko’s successful rehabilitation and release into a seaside sanctuary with opportunities to swim with wild whales, from 1996 to 2003, a whopping 77 cetaceans died at Sea World alone, including 8 captive orcas.

Watch Here Photographs and information about Keiko, a booklet on the history and habitat of orcas, a Mystical Whale Pendant replica of the one worn by Jesse in "Free Willy 2," a full-color orca poster, a personalized orca adoption certificate, and a special photo of Keiko in Norway.

CNG channels are significant in the function of various sensory pathways including vision and olfaction, as well as in other key cellular functions such as hormone release and chemotaxis.

CNG channels have also been found to exist in prokaryotes, including a large number of spirochaeta, though their precise role in bacterial physiology remains unknown.

with the highest standard of animal care in the world.” Yet they routinely deny that whales can be released from captivity.

The often point to the Keiko project - the famous orca who was rehabilitated in a seaside sanctuary after his liberation from a facility in Mexico – as a failure. Read More September 2017 Some of Sea World’s advertisements call into question the success of the Free Willy/ Keiko project, which IMMP led for many years.

Thanks to Kylie for sharing her training secrets, Preston can now run on the treadmill just like mommy and daddy.

Cyclic nucleotide–gated ion channels or CNG channels are ion channels that function in response to the binding of cyclic nucleotides.

See you in three weeks when mommy and daddy get back! For everyone who misses Preston in the next three weeks, here is Preston’s latest toy fetching video. Occasionally he is doing something he is not supposed to be doing.

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