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The stars hit the blue carpet Sunday for the sequel's world premiere
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) ? No animal performances will be held at a redesigned aquatic center planned by the Florida aquarium featured in the "Dolphin Tale" movies.
The annual dolphin hunt at the cove in Taiji, Japan, began on Monday. For the next six months, hundreds of dolphins will be rounded up and killed, their meat sold in stores and restaurants in Japan and other countries. Taiji dolphin products are riddled with mercury. The Environmental Investigative Agency, a London-based nonprofit, purchased nine dolphin products and found that eight of them ...
The controversial six-month dolphin hunting season began on Monday in the infamous town of Taiji, but bad weather would delay any killing, a local official told AFP. "The dolphin hunting season started today and will last until the end of February," said an official of the Taiji fisheries association, adding the season for hunting pilot whales, which also begins today, will last until April.
In September 2011, moviegoers were introduced to Winter, the dolphin whose astounding true story was dramatized in the family film ?Dolphin Tale.? She had already been something of a local celebrity at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA), the non-profit marine animal rescue facility on the Gulf Coast of Florida. After the release of the movie, [?]
Dolphin watchers discovered a rare occurrence recently off the New Zealand coast: A bottlenose dolphin adopted an abandoned common dolphin pup. According to The New Zealand Herald, Kiwi made headlines five years ago when she lost her own baby, named Squirt, after getting stranded in a muddy inlet. Since January Kiwi has been spotted swimming with a baby common dolphin, which has been given the ...
WALLINGFORD ? While many kids dream of swimming with dolphins, few will do it for therapeutic reasons. Ariana Salerno, 6, was able to receive therapy for her cerebral palsy from a dolphin named Lotus and it made a noticeable difference.
A FEMALE rough-toothed dolphin died after being beached in Sitio Guiwanon, Barangay Poblacion in Medellin late afternoon Wednesday. Medellin Mayor Ricardo Ramirez said he ordered the prompt burial of the mammal in the municipal landfill to prevent people from using its meat.
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