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# killer-whale - Monday 19 November, 2018

Two killer whales spotted off the coast of Dublin

The pair were filmed by a crew on board a fishing vessel on Saturday.

# killer-whale - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Two killer whales spotted off the coast of Kerry

The whales were spotted just off Dingle Bay

# killer-whale - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Last killer whale born in captivity arrives at SeaWorld park End Of An Era This post contains videos

Last killer whale born in captivity arrives at SeaWorld park

The mother, 25-year-old Takara, was already pregnant when SeaWorld announced it had stopped breeding orcas.

# killer-whale - Friday 6 January, 2017

Tilikum, SeaWorld whale that killed trainer, dies

The whale was profiled in Blackfish, a 2013 documentary that helped sway popular opinion against keeping killer whales in captivity.

# killer-whale - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Killer whale spotted off the coast of Kerry

The whale, known as John Coe, was spotted off Slea Head.

# killer-whale - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

"We believed that he was the strongest boy in the world; we did not want to let him go"

145 children had their wishes granted last year.

# killer-whale - Thursday 23 July, 2015

A giant killer whale has been rescued after beaching itself

The Orca had become snagged on rocks as low tide set in in Hartley, Canada.

# killer-whale - Thursday 21 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge This guy filmed a killer whale nibbling the end of his paddleboard Whale Of A Time

# killer-whale - Saturday 31 January, 2015

An orca washed up on a Waterford beach yesterday

It is the first since 2010.

# killer-whale - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Killer whale does uncanny impression of boat motor sound Orca

Killer whale does uncanny impression of boat motor sound

According to a crew filming the whale, this was an attempt at communication.

# killer-whale - Friday 17 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge It's the Friday in the middle of August. So here's a slideshow of whales Friday Slideshow This post contains images

# killer-whale - Thursday 31 March, 2011

Whale that killed trainer returns to live shows at Seaworld Killer Whale This post contains videos

Whale that killed trainer returns to live shows at Seaworld

The orca killed the park worker by dragging her under the water. The whale is linked to two previous deaths.