Georgia Aquarium Euthanizes Whale Shark

Norton, one of the Georgia Aquarium's original whale sharks, died early this morning, after the aquarium euthanized it after months of strange behavior and illness. "During the last few months, Norton stopped eating and started showing erratic swimming behavior," Jeff Swanagan, president and executive director of the Georgia Aquarium, told ABC News. Swanagan said that exhaustive diagnostic tests had been conducted by husbandry and veterinary staff and that the team had been encouraged and...Full Story
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