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Dolphin Makes Early Break for Freedom From Korean Rehab Facility


Animals  (tags: dophin, abused, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalwelfare, environment, humans, habitat, protection, sadness, wildlife )

Giana
- 522 days ago - takepart.com
This is the story of a dolphin named Sampal. Sampal is a creature that spent the first decade of her life in the waters around Jeju Island, off the coast of South Korea. Sadly, abuse and exploitation have featured heavily in her life.



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Ada P. (25)
Monday July 15, 2013, 12:26 am
bestwishes for Sampal and her family. Glad she manage to find them!
 

Ljiljana Milic (108)
Monday July 15, 2013, 1:32 am
FtA:
"We will never know precisely what went on in Sampal’s mind when she broke for freedom last week, but we can infer that she made a conscious decision to leave the sea pen ... She then travelled to her home range, which suggests she remembered it from her life before captivity. She met up with her own pod, her family, who apparently welcomed her, suggesting that they too remembered her. These seemingly simple intellectual feats—having memory and decision-making abilities—suggest that Sampal and other dolphins are much more than stimulus-response machines running on instinct alone"
Amazing story & Loved it & Respect the dolphins & Thank you Giana.
 

Elisa F. (240)
Monday July 15, 2013, 2:12 am
Noted. Thank you, Giana. Wishing Sampal Happiness and Health.
 

Danuta Watola (1216)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 2:38 am
noted
 
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