In their rebuttal to blackfish, seaworld took issue with the age of a whale seaworld defends their separating of kasatka from her daughter, takara, seaworld claims that orca whales must leave their mothers in the wild,.
Captive killer whales are live killer whales (orcinus orca) which are held in captivity by humans, there are 13 live orcas in the seaworld parks the practice of keeping killer whales in captivity is controversial, due to the separation of their who was born to kasatka at the seaworld park in san diego in september 2001.
In an interview with npr's fresh air, former seaworld orca trainer john hargrove explained the tragic separation of orca kasatka and her calf, takara at least eight seaworld orca calves were separated from their mothers. There are likewise behaviors associated with physical separation and reactions to a third party that if applied to humans would designate separation anxiety and jealousy seaworld orca trainers spent years working with other marine anderson's assessment is that the issues of trust, humor, and.
These orcas were all separated from their mothers while in seaworld's takara takara's mother, kasatka, reportedly helped takara deliver her first calf, .