August 10

SeaWorld Orca treated for injury at Florida theme

first_imgSeaWorld: Orca treated for injury at Florida theme park by The Associated Press Posted Apr 2, 2018 6:54 am PDT Last Updated Apr 2, 2018 at 7:40 am PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email ORLANDO, Fla. – SeaWorld officials say an orca at their Florida theme park was injured while interacting with other animals in her pod.In a blog post , SeaWorld officials said the 39-year-old female orca named Katina suffered a tear to her dorsal fin on March 17.Officials said it wasn’t clear how Katina got injured.In an Orlando Sentinel report , SeaWorld spokesman Travis Claytor said it could take months for Katina to heal., adding that her behaviour “went back to normal very quickly.”She is in a separate pool with two of her offspring, and is being treated with medical honey and cold-laser therapy to promote wound healing and prevent infection.She’s among the last orcas living at SeaWorld parks. The company announced in 2016 that it had stopped its orca breeding program.___Information from: Orlando Sentinel, http://www.orlandosentinel.com/last_img


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