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Dolphin swim

Best company to book with for swimming with dolphns. Staying at Be Live Grand Bavaro. Thanks

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Can I politely ask you to Google swimming with dolphins to see how cruel it is to keep these wonderful fellow mammals in captivity

Thank you

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Dolphin explorer.

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Google swimming with dolphins to see how cruel it is....

Not recommended by me.......

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While I understand and agree with you... it is still going on and I dont know how we can stop it... so if a child wants to do this what do I do?? I just want to know the best place IF we do this.. Sorry if I offfended anyone.... and obviously I did..

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As a parent or adult figure in a child's life you can set an example and teach the child that cruelty to animals is wrong whether it goes on or not! Don't take part in something that encourages it.

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Hi Nancy J.... If you agree it's wrong then you shouldn't be allowing your child to do it. You asked how to stop it, one big way is to not support it. If like you said you agree that it is wrong, then you should be teaching your children the reason why it is wrong... I'm not saying it's wrong or right, just going by your response. Cheers

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Gemccart ,

Nancy did not ask her question/start this topic to run a green peace campaign nor to Free Willy, she simply asked a questio on a travelbord and should not get taken downhill for that.

I accept that many people do not like the Dolphin/Animal Shows, I am MYSELOF one of them, but that does not mean that i bash everyone who is fine with those shows.


Seaworld and others around the globe have millions of visitors per month, year around, so i guess there is a clientel which is quiet fine with that.

if we don´t like it we should just not answer to it, but who likes it has the right of every bordmember to ask his/her questions about it here on the bord.


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Mike - the problem is, many people don't realize how cruel it is / can be. If people don't mention it, then how do people learn?

The OP says she doesn't like it - and asks what can be done tho. The answer is not supporting it financially, and educating the child who wants to do it that animal welfare is more important than their own enjoyment (and how, depends on the age of a child) Perhaps an alternate outing, such as snorkelling, where you can see sealife in the wild might be a good compromise. Or a boat trip (not sure if offered in PC) to see dolphins swimming in the wild.

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Well said Mike