Dolphins Under the Sea

By : Annbela

What's your favorite animal? Some will say cat, or dog , maybe a zebra but mines a... dolphin! Dolphins have many different qualities like jumping , and swimming. In my paper I will tell you about what they eat, their birth, and their families.

LOVELY MAMMALS

Dolphins are mammals. Mammals are animals that breath air. Like any other mammal dolphins drink milk from their mothers, but however they stop drinking milk after 5 or 6 months. Dolphins are warm blooded. "Dolphins can hold there breath for 15 minutes under water."

BOBBLING BABIES

When a calf is first born he or she must swim to the top of the water for its first breath or else it will die. If the calf is too week to swim the mother must bobble the baby to the top of the water. A mother can have only 1-5 babies at time.

FUN FACT JUMP IN!

Have you ever wondered how high a dolphin could jump? Well I sure have! A dolphin can jump 6 feet in the air.

DIAGRAM OF A DOLPHIN BODY

you can see that dolphins have different body parts than us

LESSONS THAT A MOMMA DOLPHIN TEACH

  • MOMS TEACH THEIR CALF SIGNATURE WHISTLE
  • MOMS ALSO TEACH THEIR CALF THERE SIGNATURE WHISTLE
  • THE LAST THING A MOTHER TEACHES THEIR CALF IS HOW TO GUIDE THEIR SWIMMING

PODS

Pods are what dolphins call families. Dolphins families can also be called commutes. A dolphin pod can have 5-3,000 dolphins maybe even more. Now whats your favorite animal ? Is it still a cat or a dog or is it a ....

DOLPHIN!

If you need more info go to dolphin communication.com.