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Dolphins Steal the Show at Calif. Surfing Contest
Offbeat  (tags: pod, dolphins, surfers, show, humans, wonderful )

- 619 days ago -
Surfers vying for the title of top wave-catcher at a local California surfing competition were instead upstaged by a pod of dolphins swimming under the waves.
Willie Nelson: Respect Animals. Don't Perform at SeaWorld! - PETITION
Offbeat  (tags: dolphins, orcas, seaworld, Willie Nelson, petition )

- 674 days ago -
Willie Nelson has scheduled a performance at Seaworld. In total oppostion with his animal activism... Please tell Willie Nelson you do not want him to support SeaWorld's animal cruelty.
Fishermen Save Dolphin Caught in Plastic Bag PawNation (VIDEO!)
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, awesome, cute, dolphins, fish and marine, funny, heart-warming, rescue, video )

- 680 days ago -
It's funny how quickly one's luck can reverse itself. Here's an example of fortune changing for the better. This small dolphin suffered the calamity of getting itself caught in a plastic bag. Had the dolphin been left on its own, the situation might have
Show Strength in Numbers By Signing These Active, Open Petitions Online Dolphins,Etc...
Offbeat  (tags: Dolphins, Ocean Animals, Animal welfare, Sea Animals )

- 763 days ago -
There are quite a lot of Petitions to sign from assorted sites so I am posting the page to PLEASE SIGN AS MANY AS POSSIBLE, IF NOT ALREADY!! Please Sign as many as possible. Dolphins and ocean related.
Baby Dolphin Calf Birth Captured on Camera! VIDEO!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dolphins, birth )

- 786 days ago -
The birth of the dolphin calf was captured on camera at Brookfield Zoo in Chicago
Dolphin Therapy Summed Up in Two Words: Big Scam
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dolphins, therapy, scam )

- 820 days ago -
Dolphin-assisted therapy is not a valid treatment for any disorder, including autism
Should Dolphin-Assisted Childbirth Be Legal?
Offbeat  (tags: dolphin-assisted, childbirth, dolphins, dangerous, invasion, risks, safety, women, babies, science, society )

- 851 days ago -
A North Carolina couple's decision to fly to Hawaii so they can experience a "dolphin-assisted birth" has made worldwide headlines and earned them almost universal scorn by scientists, the press, and the public. It's a bad idea for the dolphins, most peop
Mother Dolphin Carries Her Dead Calf On Dorsal Fin (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: animals, animal behavior, marine mammals, dolphins, grieving in dolphins, empathy, maternal love, mother dolphin, complex emotions )

- 917 days ago -
This poor grieving mother dolphin takes us, without words, to a place where as one of our passengers said in the video "humans and dolphins are not so different."
Study: Do Dolphins Name Each Other?
Offbeat  (tags: dolphins, name, signals, pitches, signature, whistles, birth, goodnews )

- 951 days ago -
A new study, published this week in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, suggests the gregarious marine mammals not only name themselves with "signature whistles," but they also recognize the signature whistles of other dolphins they know.
Lending a Helping Fin: Heartwarming Video Shows Kind Dolphins Rescuing a Stranded Seal Pup - VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: dolphins, kindness, helping, video, exhausted baby seal, rescued )

- 968 days ago -
An incredible video has emerged of a kindly pod of dolphins helping save a baby seal from being washed up on a beach. In the video, captured by a Canadian film crew, the exhausted baby seal struggles against the current as it drifts ever closer
The Moment a Fish Fought Back: Amazing Photos Show Marlin Toppling Boat (or Did Captain Just Make a Wrong Move?)
Offbeat  (tags: sea, ocean, marlin, dolphins, whales, seaLife, pictures )

- 973 days ago -
SEA what happens when you mess with our big fish! Ha! -Sadly for the boat, it's said to have sunk to the bottom and the fish - who made a visible skip across the waves long after the boat was gone - may forever be known simply as 'the one that got away.
Woman's Bikini Top Angered Dolphins (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, vacationer, dolphins, behavior, bikini, video )

- 1172 days ago -
This vacationer was expecting a relaxing swim with the creatures -- but suddenly, they began an attack that left her bruised and battered.
Dolphins Team Up With Fisherman
Offbeat  (tags: dolphins, bottlenose, fisherman, clever, intelligent, herding fish, survival )

- 1245 days ago -
Bottlenose dolphins in southern Brazil have taught themselves to work as a team with artisanal fisherman. The dolphins have been herding schools of fish into the fisherman's nets, and eating the ones that escape
The Mystery Behind Dolphin Deaths
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dolphins, death )

- 1267 days ago -
Over the past two years, different species of dolphins all over the world have died in mass numbers, and scientists have no idea why. The Gulf of Mexico, Cape Cod, Brazil and Peru have all reported hundreds of these marine mammals dying from disease,

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