(Credit: Brenna Hernandez/Shedd Aquarium)

Baby Pacific White-Sided Dolphin Born At Shedd Aquarium

The Shedd Aquarium welcomed a new dolphin Monday morning as the Pacific white-sided dolphin Piquet gave birth to a healthy calf.


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Shedd Aquarium Dolphin, Piquet, Pregnant and Due This Summer

CHICAGO – Shedd Aquarium announced in a press release today that Piquet, one of its Pacific white-sided dolphins, is pregnant. With “fewer than 20 Pacific white-sided dolphins in accredited North American zoological facilities,” Shedd reports that Piquet’s […]


Piquet and her dolphin calf, which was born Memorial Day. (Shedd Aquarium)

So Far, So Good For Shedd’s New Baby Dolphin

Born on Memorial Day, the calf has already passed many other critical milestones, including bonding with mom and learning to slip-stream, swimming in mom’s wake to save energy.


Piquet, a Pacific white-sided dolphin, swims with her new baby calf, born on Memorial Day at the Shedd Aquarium. (Photo courtesy: Shedd Aquarium)

Baby Dolphin Born At Shedd Aquarium

Memorial Day brought a new arrival to Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2012