Last Orca Born in Captivity Dies - NBC New York

    Last Orca Born in Captivity Dies

    The last killer whale born in captivity under SeaWorld’s former orca-breeding program died Monday at the company’s San Antonio park. Veterinarians were treating the calf for an infection, possibly pneumonia, but her health continued to decline. The park discontinued its breeding program in March 2016. (Published Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017) The last killer whale born in captivity under SeaWorld’s former orca-breeding program died Monday at the company’s San Antonio park. See More