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  • Dolphin slaying: People angry at dolphin killing, terrible crime can have $100K fine
    Dolphin slaying: Stray dolphin cruelly killed by arrow, police confiscate bow
    A dolphin slaying tragedy has been made known this weekend, with a metal-tipped arrow being used in the killing of a stray bottlenose dolphin earlier this month. A boy, whose exact age and identity have not been revealed, reportedly fired the...
  • The culprit who shot a dolphin with an arrow, which killed the mammal has confessed to authorities.
    Dolphin slaying: Juvenile confesses to dolphin's senseless bow and arrow death
    After a dolphin was shot with a steel-tipped hunting arrow it continued swimming for at least five days in the Alabama bayou before it died from its fatal injury. Police believe they’ve caught the person responsible for this senseless...
  • Dolphin slaying: Male teen confesses he killed dolphin, now may face criminal price
    Dolphin slaying: Infection from brutal arrow wound, boy kills innocent dolphin
    Engaging in dolphin slaying is a terrible crime, and police are confident they have found a young man who shot and killed an innocent dolphin with a bow and arrow in Alabama. Sadly, the animal likely suffered a long and painful death due to...
  • Jersey Shore
    Strange sea creature washes up on the Jersey Shore
    At first, the strange sea creature that washed up on the Jersey Shore from last week’s Nor’easter was unrecognizable and undetermined of what it was. According to a report by My9NJ.com on Dec. 15, no one could figure out what the dead...
  • Dolphin Tale 2
    Review: 'Dolphin Tale 2' inspires and creates hope
    "Dolphin Tale 2" is the follow up to 2011’s "Dolphin Tale,"focusing on the continued story of Winter the dolphin. The sequel concentrates on finding Winter a companion dolphin so that she may stay at the Clearwater Marine...
  • Spectrogram of dolphin vocalizations. Whistles, whines, and clicks are visible as upside down V's, horizontal striations, and vertical lines, respectively.
    First evidence produced that whales and dolphins experience pleasure
    Pleasure in mammals is associated with a release of the neurotransmitter dopamine. The behavior of dolphins and whales in captivity indicate that these animals experience pleasure. Dr. Sam Ridgway, president of the National Marine Mammal...
  • Florida Keys tournament in Marathon
    Michigan Angler wins Burdine's Fun Fish Event in Florida Keys
    The dolphin and tuna bite has been hot in the Florida Keys, and capitalizing on the seasonal fishery were several tournament anglers.Chris Costantino of Ypsilanti, Mich., won $700 in the adult division of the Burdine's Waterfront Dolphin &...
  • Kayson Shelton crushed to death by dolphin sculpture
    Dolphin statue falls over and kills 2-year-old at Fisherman's Wharf
    Reported today, June 10, an innocent 2-year-old Utah boy was killed in what appears to be complete negligence by San Francisco’s Majestic Collection Art Gallery located on the popular Fisherman’s Wharf.A family enjoying their time in...
  • Dolphin Research Center on Grassy Key where people can swim with dolphins
    Dolphin Research Center on Grassy Key grows in space and prominence
    Each day hundreds of Florida Keys tourists and residents visit the Dolphin Research Center, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. Open since 1984 at mile marker 59 on Grassy Key, and founded by Jayne and Armando "Mandy"...
  • Spread the love: Stop the killing
    Activists ask dolphin lovers to send Valentines to killers
    For many, the dolphin slaughter in Japan's Taiji's Cove is hearbreaking. So Valentines day seems like the perfect day for World Love for Dolphins Day. Valentines Day was designated on Feb. 3, 2014, by Sea Shepherd Conservation Society and...
  • Professor Ewan Fordyce examines the Papahu skull.
    New species of ancient dolphin discovered in New Zealand
    Dr. Gabriel Aguirre and Professor Ewan Fordyce from Department of Geology at the University of Otago in New Zealand announced their discovery of a new ancient fossil dolphin species in the Jan. 22, 2014, edition of the Journal of Vertebrate...
  • Spend a day with the dolphins
    Spend a day with the dolphins
    One of the most thrilling parts of a drive down to the Florida Keys is a stop at the Dolphin Research Center located on the Overseas Highway at Mile Marker 59 in Grassy Key.Whether you are an adult, teenager or child, there is no better adventure...
  • Dolphin social memory
    Dolphin memory rivals humans for longevity
    Jason Bruck from the University of Chicago reported the first quantifiable evidence that dolphins have a memory for other dolphins that rivals even human memory according to an Aug. 6, 2013, article in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society...
  • Back-to-nature front and center this weekend in GreaterJax™
    Back-to-nature front and center this weekend in GreaterJax™
    Back-to-nature front and center this weekend in GreaterJax™This weekend is all about animals, conservation and fun.No matter where you are, you won’t be far from a wildlife encounter that suites your personality and your wallet.Take in...
  • Go Fish, education center, dolphin,
    July events at Go Fish Education Center
    Bring the family and see Georgia’s native aquatic center show about wild dolphins, a documentary on Thursday at 11am. See how the dolphins communicate and hunt, it’s a wonderful inspirational story about the magic of dolphins that will...