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Dusky dolphin

Dusky dolphin

Lagenoryhnchus obscurus

Dusky dolphin

Dusky dolphin

See all species Dusky dolphins are well known for their energetic and skilful leaping and tumbling activities; they are arguably the most lively dolphins in the world and are master acrobats. Often several dusky dolphins jump together in the same patch of the ocean but facing in multiple directions, rather like accomplished ballerinas performing a…

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WDC features in ITV news expose on Peruvian dolphin hunts

ITV News in the UK has broadcast footage it has obtained that shows the brutal reality of dolphin hunts in Peru, thought to be the biggest illegal slaughter of its kind in the world. Thousands of dusky dolphins have been killed in recent years by local fishermen harpooning them simply to be used as bait…

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