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Fri, 17 Oct, 2014 12:54:41 AM
Ftimes - STT Report, Oct. 17
36 year old dolphin Veera gave birth to a calf at the Tampere Sarkanniemi Dolphinarium on 8 October 2014. Photo – Lehtikuva.The dolphin calf born at the Tampere Särkänniemi Dolphinarium last Wednesday passed away on Thursday afternoon.
“Nothing abnormal was detected, the calf fed and was growing well,” said veterinary doctors Sanna Sainmaa and Pirkko Syrjäläinen in a release.
The cause of the death will become clear after pathological examination.
The female calf was born by 36 year old dolphin named Veera and a male dolphin Levi who also was born at Särkänniemi.