Octopus takes joyride after latching on to dolphin’s genitals
The dolphin was likely leaping out of the water to dislodge the uninvited guest.
Whether they have paws or flippers, fur or feathers, all of the adorable baby animals on our list have one thing in common: They were rescued and rehabilitated by zoos or wildlife organizations.
Adorable rescued zoo babies
Rare Chinese white dolphin gets DNA bank
A conservation group has set up a DNA bank for the white dolphin, also known as the pink dolphin, in a bid to save the mammals facing a population decline. There are about 2,500 Chinese white dolphins in the Pearl River Delta region, but experts say their number has dropped significantly in the past few years due to overfishing, an increase in maritime traffic, water pollution, habitat loss and coastal development.
Baby dolphin saved after being dumped in rice field by tsunami
Dolphin reportedly ‘perked up’ once being placed back in the Pacific Ocean by rescuers.
Scientists say the baiji dolphin is most likely extinct. Here are 9 other animals they think disappeared in the past 10 years.