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Kiska the orca

Real stories from the dark side of captivity

Since we launched our campaign, we've been talking a lot about what a dark place...
Theo's rubbish collection

WDC Dolphin Defender Theo awarded BBC Climate Champion Award

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Uncovering the dark side of captivity

Last week we launched our major new campaign to reveal and uncover the dark side...
Bottlenose dolphins © Christopher Swann

On the anniversary of the massacre of 1,423 dolphins, what’s changed?

One year ago today, 1,423 Atlantic white-sided dolphins, including mothers with calves and pregnant females,...
Sperm whale (physeter macrocephalus) Gulf of California. The tail of a sperm whale.

To protect whales, we must stop ignoring the high seas

Almost two-thirds of the ocean, or 95% of the habitable space on Earth, are sloshing...
A dolphin plays in front of the WDC Scottish Dolphin Centre at Spey Bay

Sharing our Spey Bay stories – tell us yours

2022 is Scotland's Year of Stories, a year in which stories inspired by, created or...
Orcas in Australia

Did orcas help rescue entangled humpback whale?

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An orca named 'Hulk' off Caithness, Scotland

My amazing week watching orcas in Scotland

Orca Watch's 10th anniversary event in the far north of Scotland was exhilarating with a...

Seasons Greetings

Hi Everyone,

Where has the year gone?? It’s nearly Christmas already and Susan and I are heading away on holiday for the next wee while over to the west coast this weekend so I won’t get another chance to say… Very Best Wishes for the Festive Season, have fun – stay safe and if I see or photograph anything really nice then I’ll tell you about it when I get back in the middle of January.

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Thank You all for your support and comments on the blog/twitter over the last year and it’s been brilliant as always meeting up with some of you lovely peeps on the beach at Chanonry or North Kessock.

Best Wishes,

Charlie & the Adopt a Dolphin Team from WDC

About Charlie Phillips

Field officer - Adopt a Dolphin