As part of a rehabilitation project, dozens of Cuban children with special needs attend dolphin-assisted therapy at the National Aquarium in Havana. Through games and a wide range of exercises, the children engage with eight trained dolphins and a team of specialists who help them to improve their social skills.
By Julie M. Aurelio
Wen Wen, one of 25 dolphins transferred from Subic in the Philippines to a Singapore oceanarium despite protests from activists, died during its flight to the city-state on Thursday, the resort said.
By Jovic Yee
Adults and children alike enjoy seeing them jump meters high above water, play hoops with their snouts, and waddle their tail upright in water. With their capacity to please the crowd, dolphins may be next to humans when it comes to entertainment.