Jul 28

Animal Adaptations I Wish I Had

Most marine animals are able to live in and out of water because of their adaptations. Those are all the things that have changed over time to help them survive. It would be really cool if I had some of their adaptations too. Being able to swim fast, breathe under water and even hide would be awesome.

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.

Jul 06

There Are More to Sharks than Their Teeth

Sharks sound scary but that’s just because people think they all have really sharp teeth. I think sharks are neat because they have been around since the dinosaurs. There are so many different types with different shaped bodies like hammerhead sharks, whale sharks and basking sharks. The Megalodon shark was huge and we have learned a lot about them from fossils.

Oct 08

Inside SeaWorld: First of Its Kind Shark Rescue and Return

In the first of its kind rescue, SeaWorld successfully rescued, rehabilitated and returned a smooth-hound shark back to its natural habitat. SeaWorld rescued the animal on Sept. 30, after being in contact with officials at Marina Village, who had noticed the animal in distress in very shallow water along the rocks. The shark, nicknamed Marina because of the location of her stranding, had some superficial injuries on her snout, abdomen and below her dorsal due to entanglement in fishing gear.

Aug 14

CUTE ALERT! Meet the Newest Additions to the Discovery Cove Family - Two Whitetip Reef Sharks

by Staff

CUTE ALERT: Last month, we welcomed our newest additions - two whitetip reef shark pups born at Discovery Cove on July 1. These little guys might not make the best cuddlers, but in our eyes that doesn’t make them any less cute.

Aug 12

Calling all Shark Lovers - Celebrate Shark Week with SeaWorld Orlando

CALLING ALL SHARK LOVERS: As you are probably aware, it is officially Shark Week and what better way to celebrate than with the shark experts at SeaWorld Orlando! At SeaWorld, guests can see five species of sharks, including: nurse sharks, sand sharks, tiger sharks, black tip sharks and saw fish.

Aug 06

Sharks, Cleaner Fish and More at Explorer’s Reef

When I first got to SeaWorld San Diego, I thought I dived under a wave. Explorer’s Reef was the first thing I saw and it was really cool. I wanted to stay there all day. The touch pools have neat animals like crabs, rays, cleaner fish and even friendly sharks.

Oct 30

Some-fin Spooky for Halloween at SeaWorld San Diego!

With Halloween just around the corner, we thought we’d share some cool information on our spooky-looking, FINe friends (See what we did there?) here at the park! These bony fishes will definitely pique your interest.

The Wolf Eel

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.

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