To read an article entitled, Documentary Exposes Controversial History of Sea World's Role in Captive Dolphin and Whale Industry which is from the Treehugger.com website please click on the highlighted words above.
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I strongly urge you never to visit a zoo or other type of facility where animals are held captive. Scientific research concludes that holding animals against their wills creates many problems for these animals:
In terms of dolphins these are reasons why dolphins should never be held captive:
Swimming with captive dolphins is very dangerous for humans and dolphins. To find out why please click on the following link:
Captivity to any animal is bound to cause trauma to the animal. For instance a new research study relating to captive chimpanzees was recently released at the Science Digest website. In the article, which is entitled, "Some Captive Chimpanzees Show Signs of Compromised Mental Health, Research Shows", it is stated:
"New research from the University of Kent has shown that serious behavioral abnormalities, some of which could be compared to mental illness in humans, are endemic among captive chimpanzees."
To read the entire article cocnerning this research please click on the highlighted words above starting with "Some".
Why should other species of life be forced to endure such hardship just because some humans want to make money off of them?