A pod of 12 dolphins working together created a living “raft” to help keep a dying dolphin afloat in the East Sea, South Korea, according to a paper published in Marine Mammal Science. This is the first documented instance of dolphins working together as a team to try and save one of their own.
The dramatic rescue attempt conducted by the wild long-beaked common dolphins was captured on video. Sadly, the dolphin at the center of the efforts died. But the moment suggests how compassionate and caring dolphins can be….Full Article Source