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India’s Animal Welfare Board Advises ‘No’ on Dolphinariums

The Animal Welfare Board of India has advised state governments and wildlife wardens to oppose any efforts to capture or transport dolphins or to keep dolphins, porpoises or whales in captivity. But the statement is not binding and Kimmela is working with Indian organizations to provide the scientific evidence that these entertainment facilities violate India’s laws regarding cruelty to animals.

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