Killer whale born on Valentines day at Sea World, San Diego (2 images)

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SeaWorld San Diego in California yesterday (Valentines Day) welcomed the birth of its newest baby killer whale, weighing in at approximately 350 pounds (158kg) and 7 feet long, the calf is the sixth successful killer whale birth in the park’s 49-year history.

After a nearly 18-month gestation, Kasatka gave birth at the Shamu Stadium under the watchful eyes of the SeaWorld’s zoological team members after more than an hour of labour. Seconds later, the baby whale...
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