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Jun 13, 2019, 12:35 ET Marineland Canada's Whales Exempt from Captivity Ban

Park Remains Open Seven Days a Week NIAGARA FALLS, ON, June 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Marineland Canada's whales will remain at the park following the passage of S-203, a bill that prevents whales and...


May 19, 2019, 16:18 ET Marineland Canada Has Busiest Opening Day in a Decade

Huge crowd from across Canada and the United States filling the Park dwarfs small group of annual demonstrators NIAGARA FALLS, ON, May 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Marineland Canada would like to thank the...


May 17, 2019, 12:59 ET Marineland Canada's 2019 Season Launches With New Family-Friendly Park Features

Marineland invites you to take our new "Express Trains" to the new two-acre "Polar Splash" and every corner of the Park! NIAGARA FALLS, ON, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Saturday marks the beginning of...


May 03, 2019, 15:13 ET Marineland Canada Issues Statement of Principles on Whales

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, May 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Marineland Canada has issued a Statement of Principles on Whales that provides ten concrete commitments and positions with respect to the whales that call...


Jan 21, 2019, 15:53 ET Marineland Mourns The Passing Of Zeus The Walrus

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Marineland's marine mammal care team is sad to report the passing of Zeus the Walrus, peacefully of natural causes, on December 26, 2018. Zeus was under...


Aug 18, 2017, 00:10 ET Ontario SPCA Falsely Stated '11 items Requiring Action' Found During Marineland Canada Inspection

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Aug. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Marineland Canada is once again on the receiving end of factually incorrect claims by the Ontario SPCA that were improperly reported to the media. On August...


Aug 17, 2017, 05:00 ET Ontario SPCA Surprise Inspection of Marineland Confirms No Sign of Abuse, Distress, Mistreatment or Neglect of Animals at Marineland Canada

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Aug. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - The Ontario SPCA confirmed after a surprise inspection of Marineland Canada on August 16, 2017 that there were no signs of abuse, distress, mistreatment or...


Aug 14, 2017, 05:00 ET Marineland Canada Mournfully Reports The Passing Of Our Beloved Beluga Whale Gia

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Aug. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Marineland Canada has received preliminary necropsy results on, Gia, a beluga whale who has called Marineland home since birth. Gia passed away suddenly at...


Aug 10, 2017, 10:04 ET Crown Withdraws All Charges Laid By the OSPCA Against Marineland

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Aug. 10, 2017 /CNW/ - Marineland has been cleared of all charges laid by the OSPCA. The charges were formally withdrawn on Thursday. In addition to the reputational damage suffered ...


Jun 08, 2017, 11:57 ET Sonja the Walrus Cause of Death Determined

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, June 8, 2017 /CNW/ - An independent veterinary necropsy has determined that Marineland's beloved walrus, Sonja, died following the sudden rupture of a very rare abdominal aneurysm. ...


May 30, 2017, 16:00 ET Marineland Canada: Demonstrating A Commitment to Walrus Care Since 2001

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, May 30, 2017 /CNW/ - Last week Marineland lost Sonja, who was the first walrus to relocate to Marineland. We've received many emails and Facebook messages from members of the...


May 27, 2017, 16:07 ET Marineland Mourns Sonja The Walrus

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, May 27, 2017 /CNW/ - Marineland's marine mammal care team is mourning the passing of Sonja the Walrus. Sonja passed away suddenly late Thursday, May, 25, 2017, when the park was...


May 02, 2017, 12:48 ET Marineland and CAZA - Operational Update

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, May 2, 2017 /CNW/ - Marineland is completely committed to the principles of CAZA and remains dedicated to the mission and goals of the national membership. Marineland is engaged in ...


Jan 09, 2017, 17:33 ET Marineland Responds: OSPCA Lays Strangest Charges Yet Against Marineland Canada

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Jan. 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Marineland Canada is responding to news reports of additional charges being laid against the park by the OSPCA related to alleged failures to respond to the...


Dec 01, 2016, 14:54 ET What's Really Going On At Marineland

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Dec. 1, 2016 /CNW/ - Marineland Canada is preparing to vigorously defend, and has prepared a detailed response to allegations made against the park by a radical, California-based...


Nov 29, 2016, 05:30 ET Is the OSPCA Bowing to Activist Pressure?: Marineland

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Nov. 29, 2016 /CNW/ - Instead of representing the interests of animal welfare, it appears the OSPCA is bowing to pressure from radical California-based animal rights activists who...


Nov 28, 2016, 12:37 ET Conflict of Interest in Canadian Press Report on Marineland

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Nov. 28, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Press did not disclose a clear conflict of interest when it let Liam Casey break news that included materials supplied to him by undisclosed...


Jan 26, 2016, 17:44 ET Marineland's response to false allegations by a Los Angeles based radical animal rights group

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Jan. 26, 2016 /CNW/ - An anonymous video, allegedly taken three to four months ago, was released today by a Los Angeles based radical animal activist group in which that "group"...


Aug 12, 2015, 14:08 ET Marineland - Who is Phillip Demers?

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Aug. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - Hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of taxpayers' dollars have been spent investigating false allegations by Phillip Demers that Marineland mistreats its...


Jul 31, 2015, 16:02 ET Kiska - Marineland's Killer Whale

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, July 31, 2015 /CNW/ - Kiska is a forty year old female killer whale who has lived at Marineland for decades. For a killer whale she is now quite elderly and enjoys a pace and...


Jul 07, 2015, 11:57 ET Marineland welcomes the announcement of a study by the Ontario Government's Independent Marine Mammal Expert, Dr. Rosen, to resolve the lack of any scientific support for pool size standards proposed

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, July 7, 2015 /CNW/ - Marineland welcomes the announcement, yesterday, that one of Canada's respected marine mammals scientists, and the Ontario government's appointed independent...


Jun 17, 2015, 09:29 ET Senator Moore 's Private Bill Will Directly And Perversely Benefit The Star Of "Blackfish" - Sea World - At The Expense Of Canadians

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, June 17, 2015 /CNW/ - At the press conference introducing Bill S-230, Senator Moore stated: "I also want to commend you to the CNN distributed documentary, Blackfish, for drawing...


Jun 11, 2015, 18:12 ET Marineland Responds to Senator Moore's Private Bill

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, June 11, 2015 /CNW/ - Senator Moore from Nova Scotia and Elizabeth May from British Columbia have introduced a bill today that has as its primary effect, throwing thousands of...


Nov 25, 2014, 15:29 ET Digital Journal Statement of Retraction - Marineland of Canada - Kiska

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Nov. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Marineland is pleased to announce that the Digital Journal has today formally retracted the article it published on July 28, 2014 regarding the health and...


Oct 15, 2014, 14:53 ET OSPCA inspection of Marineland - October 10, 2014

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Oct. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - On Friday, October 10, 2014 Marineland welcomed the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA) Zoo Inspection team for another of its...