Photos of Lolita
All photos by Peter Pijpelink - October 30, 2007.
Lolita as she spends 23 hours per day before and after showtime.
Eye to eye with Lolita.
Lolita's teeth appear healthy. Front teeth do not erupt in orcas.
Lolita still at rest before and after showtime.
Lolita starts another show.
The first command of the show.
The first act of the show.
The first big splash of the show.
Lolita lines up for a piece of fish.
After the trick, Lolita gets fed.
Next trick, Lolita gives a ride.
Next, Lolita waves her tail.
Next, Lolita splashes the front row with her flukes, with her jaw about a foot above the bottom of the pool.
Now back for another piece of fish.
Trainer walks on Lolita's back.
Lolita usually cooperates with the show routine.
Lolita slides up the ramp.
Lolita's saddle patch is typical of Southern Residents'.
Education: Where did they get false eye patch?.