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Touching Video: Mother Dolphin Carries Dead Calf

DANA POINT, Calif. (KTLA) — Take a look at this incredible display of compassion in nature, caught on camera in Orange County.

A whale watching expedition caught his dolphin carrying her dead baby calf on her back off the shores of Dana Point.

Experts believe the bottle nose dolphin had been carrying the calf for days.

They were surrounded by other dolphins in the bod.

The whale watching boat’s captain said that in 20 years of observing these animals, he’s never seen anything like it.