Jul 07

Top 5 Things to Know About Training Sharks

Did you know it’s possible to train sharks? The expert aquarists at SeaWorld and Discovery Cove in Orlando have done just that. They have learned that sharks have unique behavioral traits and that training them takes patience. Training allows veterinarians and aquarists to provide hands-on care to the animals and also enables guests to interact with the sharks up close.

May 23

Fresh(water) Fish by de la Mer

Hello once again, Readers! The summer season is upon us once more here at SeaWorld San Diego, and we are happy to report that there are some exciting new changes taking place in the park! Those of you who have visited recently are probably familiar with the ongoing construction of Explorer’s Reef near the front of the park, but that’s not the only area of SeaWorld that is getting a bit of a facelift.

Jan 09

Morning Rounds at SeaWorld San Diego

On a day-to-day basis at SeaWorld San Diego, how do you take care of more than 10,000 fish, sharks, sea turtles and marine invertebrates? It starts with a dedicated and experienced team of aquarists. But it also takes daily commitment to the care and welfare of such a diversity of animals.

Jul 23

Busch Gardens Donates Fish to Retirement Community Neighbors

by Staff

Busch Gardens Tampa donated 10 koi and 12 tilapia on July 15 to St. Joseph's John Knox Village in Tampa, a retirement community only a few miles away from the Tampa theme park.

“We have an abundance of the fish, and we were happy to share the surplus with our neighbors at John Knox Village,” said Mike Boos, vice president of zoological operations at Busch Gardens.

Jun 18

Fantastic Fathers of the Animal World

by Staff

Dads come in all shapes, sizes, colors and breeds. Learn more about a few of our favorite fathers of the animal world.

Apr 19

Up Close at Manta

by Staff

Visitors to SeaWorld Orlando can now find out what it's like to spin, glide, skim and fly like a giant ray when they experience the only flying roller coaster of its kind in the world - Manta. In addition to enjoying the thrill ride, guests also find themselves surrounded by the beauty and mystique of Manta's underwater elements, including 10 stunning and uniquely configured aquariums.

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