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We Have Dolphins…

Hi Everyone,

The sky is blue, the sun is shining and…we have dolphins coming most days to Chanonry Point!

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©WDCS/Charlie Phillips

Zephyr & Breeze were there yesterday and they are both looking good as you can see in the photo above. Scoopy was around too but he wandered off as soon as I had arrived, obviously not wanting his photo taken. My pal Alan texted me to say that the three of them were there again today, I had a meeting over in Inverness and didn’t make it round today. Hopefully tomorrow we might see some of our adoption dolphins and I can try out my new camera on them.

Best Wishes,

Charlie.

Charlie Phillips

About Charlie Phillips

Field officer - Adopt a Dolphin