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Dolphins Teaching One Another Tricks

The so-called “tail walk” commonly seen in dolphin shows is something the animals aren’t known to do in nature. It makes sense after all — what good would it do the animals to practice this strange behavior in the wild, where it will only scare food away? Recently though, Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society researcher Dr. [...]

Dolphins Teaching Each Other How to Walk on Water

Here’s the danger of releasing captive dolphins in the wild: they’re now teaching wild dolphins how to “walk” with their tails along the surface of water! WDCS researcher Dr Mike Bossley, who has observed Adelaide’s Port River dolphins for the past 24 years, said he had documented spectacular tail walking in two adult female dolphins, known [...]