We educate the public about the reality of the swim with dolphins experience that are widely available from travel agents on the UK high street.
We campaign against travel companies who promote and profit from the captive sea animal industry that is a disaster for the animals and destructive to the environment.
Thomas Cook keep referring to the ABTA guidelines and their much heralded ʻnew animal welfare policy’. A statement from the CEO was issued in response to growing customer concerns regarding the wellbeing of wild animals being utilised in entertainment businesses, particularly cetaceans in captivity.
Dolphins are incredibly intelligent, sentient beings and Thomson’s ‘swim with dolphin experiences’ are promoted as harmless fun for both humans and dolphins, but in fact the very opposite is the case. These experiences are cruel and unnatural. Each year, hundreds of dolphins are often stolen from the wild to supply the demand.
Hurricanes and Captive Dolphins; A recurring disaster.
Hurricanes like Irma, the one we’ve just seen decimate The Caribbean and Florida are a disaster for captive animals who are vulnerable and abandoned in the eye of the storm. Pictures and…Read More
School Outreach Initiative
Our school outreach initiative launched in July with a very successful workshop at a school in London. We were so excited to deliver an interactive session on the terrible subjects of capture…Read More
Street Outreach Programme
July 2017 saw the start of our STREET OUTREACH programme. We picket a Thomas Cook shop and distribute leaflets and have conversations with the public about the sea animal captivity…Read More
The current pro marine captivity bill is going to be another international disaster for Mexico
In 2003 Mexico caused an international scandal by ignoring pleas from international diplomats and the opinions of experts by going ahead with the largest import of dolphins the country has…Read More