Ushaka loses dolphin calf

2014-02-20 00:00

USHAKA Marine World has lost their newest addition, a week-old dolphin calf, after it died on Tuesday night.

The arrival of the dolphin calf, born in the early hours of Sunday morning, was greeted with enormous joy.

Ushaka spokesperson Ann Kunz said that all seemed well at the outset but unfortunately the calf died. Kunz told The Witness that they were devastated.

The calf was the third dolphin calf at Ushaka Sea World.

“The cause of death is unknown at this early stage and we are awaiting pathology results,” said Kunz.

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