About Rita

Gender: Female
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Rita has been at SeaWorld Orlando for almost 27 years, having been brought in because of a crab trap entanglement on her right pectoral flipper.  She was already an adult when she was rescued and has had one calf in captivity, Dundee, who was sired by Gene, both of whom were monitored  by the Manatee Rehabilitation Partnership.  She weighed 900 lbs and was 300 cm when she was rescued. Rita was released at Blue Spring State Park on Thursday, 2/26/09 with Amber.

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