Winter's Tail

Winter's Tail

How One Little Dolphin Learned to Swim Again

Book - 2009 | 1st ed
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Describes the rescue and rehabilitation of a young Atlantic bottlenose dolphin who received an artificial tail after being badly injured when caught in a crab trap.
Publisher: New York City : Scholastic Press, c2009
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780545123358
Branch Call Number: 639.97953 HAT 2009
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., col. map ; 25 x 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Hatkoff, Craig
Hatkoff, Isabella


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Caught in a crab trap, the little dolphin’s tail was so badly damaged that she lost it. Could a prosthetic—artificial—tale be made for her?

Apr 18, 2011

A very cute real story of how a dolphin learns to swim again after losing her tail due to being caught badly in a crab trap and about the wonderful people that took care of her.

Winter did survive/is alive and is living happily in Florida. You can see her in the upcoming Dolphin Tale movie in Sept 2011.

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yellow_lion_359 Jul 25, 2013

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