A Selection of Comments on the Proposed AWA Rule on Marine Mammals

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SeaWorld, presented by the company’s Chief Zoological Officer, Chris Dold:

SeaWorld APHIS Rule

Dolphin Research Center Vice President of Animal Care and Training, Linda Erb: 

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SeaWorld’s new partner, HSUS, presented by Senior Staff Veterinarian Barbara Kohn:

HSUS APHIS Rule

A joint letter representing Animal Welfare Institute (AWI), Animal Defenders International, Born Free Foundation, Born Free USA, Center for Whale Research, Cetacean Society International, In Defense of Animals, the International Marine Mammal Project, Kimmela Center for Animal Advocacy, Marine Connection, Orca Research Trust, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Whale and Dolphin Conservation, and Zoocheck, presented by Naomi Rose, AWI Marine Mammal Scientist:

AWI APHIS Rule

Finally, and I find this most fascinating as it mentions the specific needs of medical enclosures, a letter from Traci Kendall, Director of Research Training at the University of California, Santa Cruz Long Marine Laboratory:

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