Why did people blame the trainer for the accident?
They believed that it was trainer error and that the whale was mentally stable.
To coverup what they do with the whales.
They thought the whales were mentally unstable
Why don't we blame the humans who brutally captured the whales, how much emotional stress are they out under before they break? (3)
Humans claim it is a humane capture. They are almost the same as someone in a mental institution because people and animals go insane when they are kept in a small space too long.
What was a reason for the attack on the trainer?
It was a trainer error.
Level 1: were they hunting or capturing the Whale?
Was is the trainers fault that she was attacked?
No, it's not the traitors fault. The fish are mentally unstable.
Why do the whales attack human in the pools but not in the wild?
Due to where they live, and they are mentally stable in the wild
What is sea world doing different to help prevent trainers dying? (2)
How bad does it affect a whales mind if kept in captivity? (2)
Very drastically considering that he was unstable enough to kill his trainers.
Where did this incident happen? (Level 1)
Seaworld, Orlando, Florida
Is putting animals in captivity wrong? Why or why not?(3)
Yes, putting these animals in captivity is unsafe for the whale and the human. But we think that if the animal is healthy enough to be in nature it should be there. This way it will not be harmful to the human and make the animal happy/ in their own environment
How many people have captive whales killed? (1)
Why are these animals unsafe? Has there been more than one time to show us?
What precautions are being taken so no trainers are hurt?3
Is the U.S the only country that does this to killer whales? (1)
Lily and Andrea
No, there are 8 other countries that hold whales in captivity
Lily and Andrea
Level 2- what is the purpose to this film?
To explain that it was a trainer error and the whale was mentally stable.
Who was attacked by the whale? (1)
Was the trainer provoking the whale?
Can a killer whale make an attachment to trainers and or humans
Yes, they can one of our group members has watched this and in the documentary is said that they would start to remember their trainer and kind of create some what of a connection to them.
How did Dawn the trainer die?(1)
What was the whales name who killed the trainor? Level 1
Level 2: do you think it's the humans fault that whales are becoming more dangerous or do you think it's just the whales doing what comes natural to them?
What was the whale's name?