Pink Dolphin

courtesy of telegraph.co.uk: "PINKY"  THE RARE ALBINO DOLPHIN WHO HAS BEEN SPOTTED IN THE USA BY EXCITED VISITORS TO LAKE CALCASIEU IN LOUISIANA, USA. .. .. THESE STUNNING PICTURES WERE CAPTURED BY CAPTAIN ERIK RUE 42YRS FROM LOUISIANA WHO TAKES EXCITED ANIMAL LOVERS ON A CRUISE ACORSS THE LAKE. .. .. THE STRIKING MAMMAL HAS STUNNED BOTH VISITORS AND EXPERTS AS PINKY IS THOUGHT TO BE THE WORLD'S ONLY PINK BOTTLENOSE DOLPHIN...............SEE CATERS COPY.

LAKE CALCASIEU, LOUISIANA, USA. photograph by CAPTAIN ERIK RUE. "PINKY" is the only known pink (albino) bottlenose dolphin.

  Some stories need no commentary, and this little guy is too cute for the obvious references, so I’ll leave you to read the following links on your own, emphasizing only that while freshwater dolphins in the Amazon and Orinoco Rivers are occasionally pink or mottled pink in color, “Pinky” is the only known example of albinism in the bottlenose species.

http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,287938,00.html
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/howaboutthat/4927224/Pink-dolphin-appears-in-US-lake.html
http://www.snopes.com/photos/animals/pinkdolphin.asp
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amazon_River_Dolphin
http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/wildfacts/factfiles/62.shtml
http://www.discreet-romance.com/dolly-dolphin-pink-adult-sex-toys-22921.html *

*okay, I couldn’t help myself.

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