Written exclusively for zoos.media – 25th of February 2020. Author: Philipp J. Kroiß Animal rights activists like to claim, that there are many very old orcas in the wild. When you study the demography of actual killer whale communities, you quickly wonder: “Where have all the old orcas gone?”
Exclusive for zoos.media – 06.11.2019. Author: Philipp J. Kroiß Animal rights activists have circulated a picture of the orca baby Ula, daughter of the orca Morgan, living in Tenerife. The picture turned out to be a fake.
Exclusive for zoos.media – 07th of August in 2019. Autor: Philipp J. Kroiß The tragic death of orca Bob in the care of Ingrid Visser an her team still raises questions. This article offers some background informations on the case.
Published on dailycaller.com the 10.07.2019. | By: Ellie Gardey The article contrasts the stance of radical PETA activists, with that of serious experts in the field of orca husbandry, thus further exploring the question of whether or not orca husbandry is actually good for conservation.
Published on the Facebook page of the IMATA the 06.01.2017. There are many rumours that the orca ‘granny’, recently reported dead, lived to be 100 years old. However, this contradicts the scientific facts. » more
Exclusive for zoos.media – 10.02.2019. Author: Philipp J. Kroiß The newspaper BILD as well as the Britisch Mirror, have included already disproved and incorrect information from the animal rights industry, into a questionable coverage.
Exclusive for zoos.media – 31.01.2018. Author: Philipp J. Kroiß Radical animal rights activists had spread impudent lies and misjudgements online, on the health of orca baby Ula at Loro Parque. The article informs on the backgrounds and explains how Morgans daughter is really doing.
Published on huffingtonpost.de on the 1st of Octobre in 2018. | Author: Philipp J. Kroiß The article explains how important the breeding of orcas in modern zoos and aquariums is right now in order to preserve the killer whales in the long term and prevent extinction.
Published on awesomeocean.com on 08/16/2018 | Author: Dr. Jason Bruck The scientist Dr. Jason Bruck talks about the anthropomorphization of killer whales with especially in connection with a “grieving” orca in the wild.