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BBC News - Australia Dolphins 'Saved' By Juvenile's Distress Call

Animals  (tags: dolphins, wildanimals, wildlife, GoodNews, endangered, AnimalWelfare, rescued, protection )

- 1360 days ago -
The distress call of a young dolphin has been used to lure a large pod of the animals to safety, after it appeared they would strand themselves in shallow water.

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Sue H. (6)
Monday February 4, 2013, 8:45 am
Amazing and wonderful!

Danuta Watola (1264)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 5:09 am

Autumn Away S. (151)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 9:09 am
Dolphins are amazing :)

cecily w. (0)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 9:39 am
This is what wildlife officials are supposed to do! Kudos.

Henriette Matthijssen (150)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 10:03 am
Wonderful to hear this as animals are one another's protectors. Humans should do the same & we could save ourselves rather then doing our own thing!

Veronique L. (209)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 10:41 am

Veronique L. (209)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 10:41 am
Article noted!

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Tuesday February 5, 2013, 9:20 pm
If not for human intervention, the dolphins would have followed junior further into shallow water and probably died. They were only saved because the environment officials took the wailing kid out to deeper water, then the others followed. Doesn't anyone read anything properly?
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