Captive Orca Breeding

Since 1975, orcas have been born and raised in many captive facilities, with some conceiving as young as 6. Below is a list of all female and male orcas who have had calves in captivity.

  • Females
  • Males
DamConceivedConceivedBirth YearCalfSireCalf Status
Kalina619911993KeetKotarAlive
Sharkan619911993ShoukaKim IIAlive
Kohana620072008AdanKetoAlive
Taima719961998SumarTilikumDied
Maggie719931995B-9501BingoDied
Unna820042006U-0601KeetDied
Wiki820092011MoanaUlisesAlive
Kohana820112012VictoriaKetoDied
Kalina819931995KetoKotarAlive
Katina819841985KalinaWinstonDied
Haida II919901991KyuquotTilikumAlive
Freya919891991U-9101Kim IIDied
Kandu V919841986U-8601WinstonDied
Kenau919841986Baby Shamu IIWinstonDied
Lovey920072008EarthOscarAlive
Nootka V919881989SplashKandu VIIDied
Takara920002002KohanaTilikumAlive
Corky II919751977B-7701Orky IIDied
Kalia920132014AmayaUlisesAlive
Bjossa1019871988B-8801Hyak IIDied
Kalina1019951997U-9701TilikumDied
Belen1019961998U-9801KshamenkDied
Nootka IV1019901992B-9201TilikumDied
Samoa1019901992U-9201KotarDied
Stella1019961998LoveyBingoAlive
Maggie1019961997U-9701BingoDied
Corky II1119771978SpookyOrky IIDied
Katina1119871988KaterinaKandukeDied
Kona II1119861987U-8701KandukeDied
Neocia1120032004U-0401Kandu VIIDied
Nootka V1119911992NeociaKandu VIIDied
Sharkan1119971999InoukKim IIAlive
Freya1119911993U-9301Kim IIDied
Wikie1120122013KeijoValentinAlive
Taima1120012002TekoaTilikumAlive
Haida II1219931994B-9401KotarDied
Kalina1219971999TuarTilikumAlive
Kandu V1219871988OrkidOrky IIAlive
Kenau1219871988KaylaOrky IIAlive
Takara1220042005TruaTakuAlive
Belen1319992000U-0001KshamenkDied
Bjossa1319901991K'yoshaHyak IIDied
Corky II1319791980U-8001Orky IIDied
Gudrun1319881989TaimaKandukeDied
Kahana1319891990U-9001KotarDied
Kasatka1319901991TakaraKotarAlive
Nootka IV1319931994U-9401TilikumDied
Stella1319992001LaraBingoAlive
Lovey1320112012LunaOscarAlive
Corky II1419811982KivaOrky IIDied
Freya1419941996ValentinKim IIDied
Sharkan1419992001WikiKim IIAlive
Ran1420032004B-0401KyuDied
Kenau1519901991U-9101KotarDied
Nootka V1519941996MalikKandu VIIDied
Stella1520012003SarahBingoDied
Taima1520042005U-0501TilikumDied
Kayla1520042005HalynKeetDied
Kiska1519911992B-9201Kandu VIIDied
Katina1619921993TakuTilikumDied
Taima1620052007MaliaTilikumAlive
Takara1620082010SakariTilikumAlive
Bjossa1619931995B-9501FinnaDied
Kalina1720022004SkylaTilikumAlive
Katina1719951996UnnaTilikumAlive
Kayla1720062007U-0701KeetDied
Kiska1719931994KanuckKandu VIIDied
Nootka V1719961998B-9801Kandu VIIDied
Gudrun1719921993NyarTilikumDied
Corky II1819841985B-8501Orky IIDied
Stella1820042006RanBingoAlive
Corky II1919851986U-8601Orky IIDied
Freya1919992001U-0101Kim IIDied
Gudrun1919941996U-9601TilikumDied
Haida II1920002001U-0101TilikumDied
Kiska1919951996NovaKandu VIIDied
Nootka V1919981999AlgonquinKandu VIIDied
Takara2020112012-KshamenkDeceased
Taima1920092010U-1001TilikumDied
Corky II2019861987U-8701Orky IIDied
Kiska2119971998HudsonKandu VIIDied
Nootka V2120012001U-0101Kandu VIIDied
Takara2120122013KameaKshamenkAlive
Freya2120012003U-0301Kim IIDied
Nootka V2220022004AprilKandu VIIDied
Kasatka2320002001NakaiTilikumAlive
Takara2420152017KyaraKyuquotDied
Katina2520012002IkaikaTilikumAlive
Stella2520112012RinBingoAlive
Kasatka2620032004KaliaKeetAlive
Nootka V2620052006U-0601Kandu VIIDied
Kiska2720032004AthenaKandu VIIDied
Katina2920052006NalaniTakuAlive
Kasatka3020112013MakaniKshamenkAlive
Katina3320092010MakaioTilikumAlive
SireAge ConceivedConceivedBirthCalfDamCalf Status
Kim II819891991U-9101FreyaDied
Kshamenk819961998U-9801BelenDied
Tilikum919901991KyuquotHaida IIAlive
Tilikum919901992B-9201Nootka IVDied
Kandu VII1019881989SplashNootka VDied
Keet1020032004KaliaKasatkaAlive
Kim II1019911993ShoukaSharkanAlive
Kim II1019911993U-9301FreyaDied
Taku1020042005TruaTakaraAlive
Bingo1119931995B-9501MaggieDied
Keet1120042005HalynKaylaDied
Keet1120042006U-0601UnnaDied
Kotar1119891990U-9001KahanaDied
Kotar1119891991TakaraKasatkaAlive
Kshamenk1119992000U-0001BelenDied
Taku1120052006NalaniKatinaAlive
Tilikum1119921993TakuKatinaDied
Tilikum1119921993NyarGudrunDied
Tilikum1119921994U-9401Nootka IVDied
Kandu VII1219911992B-9201KiskaDied
Kandu VII1219911992NeociaNootka VDied
Kotar1219901991U-9101KenauDied
Kotar1219901992U-9201SamoaDied
Kyu1220032004B-0401RanDied
Keet1320062007U-0701KaylaDied
Kim II1319941996ValentinFreyaDied
Kotar1319911993KeetKalinaAlive
Orky II1319751977B-7701Corky IIDied
Tilikum1319941996U-9601GudrunDied
Bingo1419961997U-9701MaggieDied
Bingo1419961998LoveyStellaAlive
Keto1420092010AdanKohanaAlive
Tilikum1419951996UnnaKatinaAlive
Tilikum1419951997U-9701KalinaDied
Kandu VII1519931994KanuckKiskaDied
Kotar1519931994B-9401Haida IIDied
Orky II1519771978SpookyCorky IIDied
Tilikum1519961998SumarTaimaDied
Finna1619931995B-9501BjossaDied
Kandu VII1619941996MalikNootka VDied
Kanduke1619871988KaterinaKatinaDied
Kanduke1619871987U-8701Kona IIDied
Kanduke1619871989TaimaGudrunDied
Kim II1619971999InoukSharkanAlive
Kotar1619931995KetoKalinaAlive
Tilikum1619971999TuarKalinaAlive
Keto1620112012VictoriaKohanaDied
Valentin1620122013KeijoWikieAlive
Bingo1719992001LaraStellaAlive
Kandu VII1719951996NovaKiskaDied
Orky II1719791980U-8001Corky IIDied
Winston1719841985KalinaKatinaDied
Winston1719841986Baby Shamu IIKenauDied
Winston1719841986U-8601Kandu VDied
Kandu VII1819961998B-9801Nootka VDied
Kim II1819992001U-0101FreyaDied
Kim II1819992001WikiSharkanAlive
Tilikum1819992000TekoaTaimaAlive
Bingo1920012003SarahStellaDied
Kandu VII1919971998HudsonKiskaDied
Orky II1919811982KivaCorky IIDied
Tilikum1920002001NakaiKasatkaAlive
Tilikum1920002002KohanaTakaraAlive
Hyak II2019871988B-8801BjossaDied
Kandu VII2019981999AlgonquinNootka VDied
Kim II2020012003U-0301FreyaDied
Tilikum2020012001U-0101Haida IIDied
Tilikum2020012002IkaikaKatinaAlive
Tilikum2120022004SkylaKalinaAlive
Bingo2220042006Ran IIStellaAlive
Kshamenk2220112013MakaniKasatkaAlive
Orky II2219841985B-8501Corky IIDied
Oscar2220072008EarthLoveyAlive
Hyak II2319901991K'yoshaBjossaDied
Kandu VII2320002001U-0101Nootka VDied
Kshamenk2320122012KameaKasatkaAlive
Orky II2319851986U-8601Corky IIDied
Tilikum2320042005U-0501TaimaDied
Kandu VII2420022004AprilNootka VDied
Orky II2419861987U-8701Corky IIDied
Tilikum2420052007MaliaTaimaAlive
Kyuquot2420152017KyaraTakaraDied
Kandu VII2520032004U-0401NeociaDied
Kandu VII2520032004AthenaKiskaDied
Orky II2519871988OrkidKandu VAlive
Orky II2519871988KaylaKenauAlive
Oscar2620112012LunaLoveyAlive
Kandu VII2720052006U-0601Nootka VDied
Tilikum2720082010SakariTakaraAlive
Tilikum2820092010U-1001TaimaDied
Tilikum2820092010MakaioKatinaAlive
Bingo2820112012RinStellaAlive
Ulises3120092011MoanaWikieAlive
Ulises3520132014AmayaKaliaAlive