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Former trainer talks about captivity
      #139588 - 03/10/10 09:46 AM

Deformed tail flukes? Obviously this guy doesn't know much about killer whales, curled flukes are normal in adult male whales in the wild.

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Re: Former trainer talks about captivity [Re: SumarSummers]
      #139591 - 03/11/10 04:08 AM

So are collapsed dorsal fins. Not to say that Tillikum's dorsal fin collapse isn't a result of spending more time at the surface, but there are plenty of wild male orcas with bent fins.

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