Tilikum (orca) | declining health and death

Declining health and death

SeaWorld announced in March 2016 Tilikum's health was deteriorating, and it was thought he had a lung infection due to bacterial pneumonia, a common cause of death in captive and wild whales and dolphins. In May 2016, it was reported Tilikum's health was improving.[34][35] On January 6, 2017, SeaWorld announced that Tilikum had died early in the morning.[36][37] The cause of death was bacterial infection.[38]

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