SeaWorld Orlando has a new resident: A dolphin calf was born there Tuesday morning.
The calf weighs 35 pounds, and it's 40 inches long. It has been seen nursing and bonding with its mom Ariel, which is a good sign of health, SeaWorld officials say. The calf's sex is unknown, and SeaWorld probably will not know for a couple of months, leaving the animals alone for bonding time.
Theme-park visitors can see the twosome can be seen at SeaWorld's Dolphin Nursery.
SeaWorld has baby boomlet going on. Currently in the park are sea lion pups and flamingo chicks, plus there is a muntjac -- a.k.a. a baby deer -- at Discovery Cove resort.
Dolphin calf born at SeaWorld Orlando
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