Category: Dolphin

For Crying Out Loud

As it did for many, the story of Cecil caused me deep anguish. Friends who know my love for animals were sending me links and opinion pieces on the story. To most of which I replied, “I just can’t talk about it.” There was a wave of grief that overcame me. It stole my words.... Read more »

Listen to the Dolphins

It’s that time of year again. Many of us hear the cries of the dolphins calling out from their slaughter in Japan. In Taiji, hunters drive large groups of dolphins—highly evolved, social and trusting beings—into a cove of death. These precious creatures are scared into a shallow area, where they are tied by their tails,... Read more »