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Rescued Dolphin

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

A baby dolphin is at Gulf World in Panama City Beach undergoing health checks.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says a fisherman found the dolphin alive and contacted authorities.

Wildlife officials were able to administer first aid to the dolphin on a sand bar in North Bay. Meanwhile, the Gulf World Marine Park stranding team was rushing to the rescue.

The dolphin is a male Bottle Nosed Dolphin, about four months old and weighs about 85 pounds.


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