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07 February 2017

Tilikum Died Of A Lung Infection

Tilikum the orca tragically died in his tank at SeaWorld on 6 January this year.  SeaWorld has now discovered during a detailed examination of Tilikum’s body after he died (a necropsy or post-mortem) that the cause of his death was a bacterial lung infection, also known as ‘pneumonia’.  

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