“The staff will put butter or Vaseline cream on the dolphin’s skin to keep it moist because it’s dry transport,” said Femke Den Haas. More than 90 dolphins are held in captivity in Indonesia and trained to perform tricks in shows as part of the country’s so-called conservation efforts. Their future is uncertain as the government continues experimenting with a captive breeding programme to increase dolphin population in its waters.
A surfer on the Gold Coast of Australia was sharing the waves with a pod of dolphins when one of them jumped from a wave and body-slammed him.
Authorities in Western Australia are searching for a dolphin believed to have been deliberately wrapped in a shirt, the BBC reported.
A baby dolphin has died after it was mobbed by tourists looking to take selfies with it, Channel News Asia reported.
A WA junior surfing champion was lucky to escape serious injury after a dolphin launched out of the water and landed on him during a surf at Kalbarri.
surfers in Australia got an unexpected show by a pod of dolphins, which took over the waves at Wategos Beach in Byron Bay, showing surfers and beachgoers how surfing is done in the animal kingdom.
Ketua PHRI cabang Buleleng, Dewa Suardipa, mengusulkan agar dibangun kandang lumba-lumba tengah laut di lokasi lepas pantai dekat Lovina supaya “mengoptimalkan” daya tarik tur lumba-lumba kepada pengunjung wisata Bali Utara.
The chairman of the Buleleng chapter of the Indonesian Hotel and Restaurant Association (PHRI), Dewa Suardipa, is suggesting that middle ocean dolphin cages be built in offshore locations near Lovina in order “optimize” the attractiveness of dolphin tours promoted to North Bali tourist visitors, Bali Discovery reported.
This is southern Australia and Soli Bailey is pleasantly relieved it was a dolphin keen to share this wave and not one of the other locals. Although the dolphin probably deserves an interference call for this effort.
A young dolphin has died of suspected dehydration after being paraded around like a trophy and stroked by a crowd of sunbathers who then abandoned it on the sand.