Its sad seeing this mother dolphin carry her baby on her back trying to take it somewhere I guess for burial of sorts. I think at least some animals care about their young more than we think. I warn you the pictures are heartbreaking.It is a poignant mourning ritual that is rarely seen – and even more rarely captured on camera.Struggling against the rough seas, a dolphin carries her dead baby on its final journey.
While a boat full of tourists watched the heartbreaking scene, the baby dolphin slipped from its mother’s back five times as she battled against the tide.
In mourning: Dolphin photographed carrying the broken body of its baby in heartbreaking ritual