Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Lucky Charm

Meet Your Area Dolphins

Photo by Bob McConville

Born in 2006, this dolphin has been on its own for 10 years and is approaching adulthood.

It’s impossible to tell a male dolphin from a female just by looking at them, but social behavior over time can give us a clue. Lucky Charm is usually seen by itself or in the company of adult females and other sub-adult dolphins. This leads us to be believe that it may be a female, but it has not given birth to a calf yet, so the jury is still out. Give us a bit more time and we’ll know for sure.

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