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  • International Save the Vaquita Day

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    On Saturday, July 9, Shedd will take part in International Save the Vaquita Day. You might never have heard of the vaquita, and you’ll probably never see one, either in an aquarium or in the wild. But here's why you should care about this rare diminutive porpoise and how you can help save it.

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  • Catch Up with Katrl’s Calf – and Help Name Him!

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    Our Pacific white-sided dolphin calf passes milestones with each new experience. With all these dolphins to learn from, the calf is quickly picking up on behaviors. He practices leaps, tail waves and fin slaps. He’s also working on social communication skills such as body posturing, chasing and play, and vocalizations.

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