Marineland Claims CAZA Has Cleared Them of any Wrongdoing
According to Marineland, CAZA has wrapped up their inspection of the park and have given their facilities a rave review.
Marineland sent out a press release Thursday night, claiming The Canadian Association of Zoos and Aquariums said staff there were extremely helpful and answered all of their questions.
As for the overall health of their animals, the release claims CAZA said they were in very good condition and experts noted, "The use of specialists in addressing these issues is commendable," and Marineland is also "participating in an active research program investigating pinniped eye diseases." However, there has been no release directly from CAZA.
The OSPCA finished their initial inspection Wednesday, but maintain their investigation of Marineland is not over. They have not released any of their findings yet.
Marineland came under fire after allegations of poorly treated animals and poor water conditions in an investigation by the Star.