Wild Animals/animal bite force

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Has anyone measured the bite strength of an orca (killer whale) and if not do you have an opinion on it?

Answer
To my knowledge, this has not yet been tested.  If I had to venture a guess, I would compare the forces of similar classifications of species that have been tested, such as Carcharodon carcharias (Great White) at ~670PSI and would then rate the Orca at ~700-1000PSI.

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Animal Care and Control, Identification, Dangerous Animals, Containment, Cruetly Cases, Cruelty Prevention, Rescue and Care, Euthanasia, Laws, Welfare

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