Beluga Whale

The new beluga calf at the Shedd Aquarium swims with her mother, Mauyak, in the Secluded Bay of the Oceanarium. (Credit: Shedd Aquarium)

Beluga Calf Makes Public Debut At Shedd Aquarium

The Shedd Aquarium’s new beluga calf is now officially on public display after Friday’s debut at the where she’ll be seen at the Abbott Oceanarium; but she won’t be able to hear the spectators, for a very good reason.

WBBM Newsradio–10/27/2012

Mauyak, a female beluga, swims with her newborn calf Monday. (Shedd Aquarium)

Beluga Whale Born At Shedd

Mauyak, the Shedd’s female beluga, gave birth to a healthy calf about 2 a.m. Monday.


Puiji had been at the aquarium since 1989 (credit: Shedd Aquarium)

Beluga Whale Dies At Shedd Aquarium

Puiji, 25-year-old Beluga whale at the Shedd Aquarium, died Wednesday evening.