Wild Dolphin Asks Diver for Help

During a Manta Ray Night Dive off the Kona Coast, Hawaii a Bottlenose Dolphin swam up to one of the divers and showed him his entanglement by fishing line. Watch how the dolphin consciously seeks out the help of the diver.

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Can Dolphins ‘Hear’ Human Tumors?

Atlantic Spotted Dolphins BiminiInteresting article about reports from several people getting a health check after an unusual dolphin encounter and found they had a tumor. Cetacean-grams instead of X-rays? And would that justify to keep dolphins in captivity?

It is a well written piece by David Kirby, author of “Death at Seaworld”. He provides a lot of general facts about the ecolation of cetaceans. Read for yourself…

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