February 2015 Immersion

I am honored to share with you this photo montage from our February Immersion Program. These photos are from a holistic wellness session at Dolphin Discovery, Tortola. The dolphin assisting this session was Hector, a 4 year old dolphin. She is the daughter of Maggie and Hippo. Advertisements

Mammal Mamas

Having the opportunity to work closely with dolphins in a holistic environment has been such a blessing. One aspect that I have appreciated the most is seeing the female dolphins creating life. They go through the process of mating, becoming pregnant, gestation, raising their calf and then weaning them so that they may be strong […]

Dolphins, Love, Bimini – Day 8

On this final day in Bimini, I was filled with such immense gratitude, but it was near impossible to leave this amazing place. I’d had one of the most extraordinary experiences in my life and I didn’t want the experience to end. I didn’t want to leave the collective energy of the human pod or […]

Dolphin Intelligence Day 7

At this point, you, our readers have been immersed in reading about dolphin intelligence. While, there was a lot of content in this week’s blog series, it is with curiosity, excitement and wonder that I say there is so much more for us to learn about these magnificent creatures we call dolphins. I believe that […]

Dolphin Intelligence Day 6

Today, for all of you science geeks, research lovers, dolphin obsessors and those who’ve stumbled upon this page and have extra time on your hands, I have decided to post a research article that details the neuroanatomy of dolphins and touches on why they are such conscious beings. Dolphin Consciousness: Everything you wanted to know […]

Dolphin Intelligence Day 5

So, how intelligent are dolphins? I’ve taken this bit from understanddolphins.tripod.com. An appropriate IQ test to measure dolphin intelligence does not exist. It is impossible to fully assess this animal’s level of intelligence in this manner. But another way which has been suggested to measure intelligence is by determining the measure of relative brain size […]

Dolphin Intelligence Day 4

While it is probably becoming evident to our readers, that the stories about what dolphins can do when given a command or sign, multiple steps, various orders, factoring in other dolphins are endless. This story takes dolphin intelligence to another level! “Another example of interesting behaviour suggesting intelligence concerns a dolphin named Kelly at the […]