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Bottlenose dolphins have been known to display altruistic behavior by guiding stranded whales into safe open waters.

The bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) is one of the most well-known species of dolphin. There appear to be two main varieties; a smaller, inshore form and a larger, more robust form that...

The National Aquarium has recently announced that it will be releasing all eight of its bottlenose dolphins to a seaside sanctuary. Now these dolphins will be able to swim in the sea, feel the tides, and interact with wild dolphins. Sign this petition and thank the National Aquarium for making the compassionate decision.

from Mail Online

Surf's up! Pod of 40 bottlenose dolphins ride 8ft-high waves along South African coast

Who needs a surfboard? This pod of 40 bottlenose dolphins were spotted riding 8ft-high waves as as they made their way up the east coast of South Africa. Photo by Mark van Coller.


A Wholphin or Wolphin is a rare hybrid, born from a mating of a female Bottlenose Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) with a male False Killer Whale

from Etsy

Dolphin necklace. Bottlenose dolphin frosted charm pendant, 19 inch faux silver chain. Perfect gift for Marine Biology student

Man had always assumed that he was more intelligent than dolphins because he had achieved so much - the wheel, New York, wars and so on - whilst all the dolphins had ever done was muck about in the water having a good time. ...The dolphins had always believed that they were far more intelligent than man - for precisely the same reasons. -Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy


Jumping Bottlenose Dolphin

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