Nature

Bottlenose and Humpback Dolphins Become Friends

Transcript

Back in Mozambique, the young dolphin that''s left his pod still cuts a lonely figure.

It''s important for him to find a companion.

And Spy Baby doesn''t measure up to the job.

But Spy Baby soon spots someone who might.

It''s not a bottlenose It''s a rare humpback dolphin a different species.

entirely.

Regardless, the young bottlenose still seems interested.

And something extraordinary appears to be happening they seem to be making friends.

This is the first time such a peculiar partnership has ever been filmed.

They strengthen their relationship by swimming close together.

It may not be a match made in heaven, but at least it''s company.


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