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Lotty the dolphin dies after nearly 40 years held captive

Lotty the dolphin dies after nearly 40 years held captive

Lotty, a female bottlenose dolphin held in captivity since 1983, has passed away. Captured in...
Earthquake disrupts sperm whales’ feeding for a year

Earthquake disrupts sperm whales’ feeding for a year

A new study has revealed how an earthquake affected the ability of a group of...
Minke whale calls drowned out by ocean noise

Minke whale calls drowned out by ocean noise

New research in Australia suggests noise pollution is affecting how minke whales communicate We have...
SeaWorld stops trainers standing on dolphins

SeaWorld stops trainers standing on dolphins

Captivity giant, SeaWorld is to end the practice of allowing trainers to surf on dolphins...
Still no decision by Welsh government on harmful dredging

Still no decision by Welsh government on harmful dredging

A decision by the Welsh government on potentially damaging dredging for scallops in a bay...
Travelling dolphin show is shut down

Travelling dolphin show is shut down

An infamous and cruel travelling dolphin circus in Indonesia has been shut down following years...
Sperm whale in Thames Estuary dies

Sperm whale in Thames Estuary dies

A large sperm whale who was spotted in the Thames estuary has died. The whale...
Was dolphin washed up in Devon shot?

Was dolphin washed up in Devon shot?

Local reports from Kingswear, near Dartmouth in Devon have suggested that a dolphin that washed...
Russian citizens call for action to prevent another whale jail

Russian citizens call for action to prevent another whale jail

Reports from inside Russia have revealed more than 100,000 petition signers have raised their objections...
WDC’s whale and dolphin sightings programme receives financial boost

WDC’s whale and dolphin sightings programme receives financial boost

WDC’s work to help whale and dolphin populations in Scotland has been given a boost...
One year on – Japan’s return to whaling hurts us all

One year on – Japan’s return to whaling hurts us all

Japanese whalers have slaughtered 223 whales in the 12 months since the Japanese government announced...
Photo exhibition gives stunning insight into beluga move

Photo exhibition gives stunning insight into beluga move

A photographic exhibition at London’s After Nyne Gallery has opened this week giving visitors the...
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On The Telly Again…

On The Telly Again…

Hi Everyone, Yours truly is on the telly twice this week, first with BBC Newsround...
Cetacean rights and the wider debate of animal entitlement

Cetacean rights and the wider debate of animal entitlement

I thought it was worth pointing you to a very interesting posting by Catherine Warren...
Normal Service Will Be Resumed…

Normal Service Will Be Resumed…

Hi Everyone, I'm back at work now after a bit of a complicated and hectic...
Off For a While Yet…

Off For a While Yet…

Hi Everyone, Just to let you know that I'm off for another week yet...sorry !...
Helping the people who help

Helping the people who help

The unprecedented number of mass strandings of common dolphins on Cape Cod have made national...
Back soon!

Back soon!

Hi everyone, We thought we'd let you know that Charlie will be away from his...
Nice Trout Kesslet !

Nice Trout Kesslet !

Hi Everyone, Oh well, that is the beginning of my 2012 dolphin research season with...
The Big Miracle…

The Big Miracle…

Hi Everyone, You may have heard that there is a new film coming out starring...
Help Protect Scotland's Whales & Dolphins !

Help Protect Scotland's Whales & Dolphins !

Hi Everyone, I was through at our Scottish Dolphin Centre on Tuesday taking some launch...
Bridging The Gap…

Bridging The Gap…

Hi Everyone, I'm without a car at the moment so limited to watching for dolphins...
Orca rights: stuff and nonsense?

Orca rights: stuff and nonsense?

In the post festive haze, as we wade through the sea of discarded Christmas presents,...
Iceland – are they having a rethink on whaling?

Iceland – are they having a rethink on whaling?

According to the latest news out of Iceland, there is a potential for the government...