28 Mar '13, 11am

Grieving Mother Dolphin Carries her Dead Calf on Back (Video)

Grieving Mother Dolphin Carries her Dead Calf on Back (Video)

Captain Dave’s Dolphin and Whale Watching Safari in California spotted the dolphin, witnessing the mother as she struggled to swim with the calf on her back. Captain Dave Anderson explains, “I believe this calf has been dead for many days, possibly weeks.” He continues, “you can see the flesh is decaying. In my nearly twenty years on the water whale watching I have never seen this behavior. Nor have I ever seen anything quite as moving as this mother who refuses to let go of her poor calf.”

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2013/03/28/grieving-mother-dolphi...

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