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Friday, Oct 12, 2012

Baby Dolphin Name Revealed: Sagu

Baby Dolphin Name Revealed: Sagu

The Shedd Aquarium announced "Sagu," which means joy, was the winning name in a contest to name the baby dolphin born May 29 to proud mom Piquet. See how mom and son react to the name as NBC 5 Daniella...

Friday, Oct 12, 2012

Shedd Aquarium Dolphin Named Sagu

Shedd Aquarium Dolphin Named Sagu

The Pacific white sided baby dolphin was jumping for joy over his new name announced Friday morning.

Friday, Oct 12, 2012

Kids Name their Favorites in Dolphin Name Contest

Kids Name their Favorites in Dolphin Name Contest

NBC 5's Daniella Guzman stops by John Haines Elementary School to check in on their campaign to name a baby dolphin at the Shedd Aquarium.

Friday, Oct 12, 2012

Voting Closed: Shedd Aquarium's Baby Dolphin Names

Voting Closed: Shedd Aquarium's Baby Dolphin Names

The Shedd has selected a list of potential names for the dolphin calf and they want you to choose your favorite. We'll keep track of the activity and whittle the list as voting proceeds until we're down to...

Monday, Sep 24, 2012

Meet the Baby Dolphin

Meet the Baby Dolphin

NBC 5 news anchor Daniella Guzman makes a trip to the Shedd Aquarium to greet the new baby dolphin. You can get in on the action and help the Shedd name the new adorable little guy.

Wednesday, Oct 3, 2012

What's a Pacific White Sided Dolphin Anyway?

What's a Pacific White Sided Dolphin Anyway?

Pacific white sided dolphins are special creatures. There are very few in captivity, which is why the Shedd is so excited about their new family member.

Monday, Sep 17, 2012

Dolphin Calf Swims with Mom

Dolphin Calf Swims with Mom

Watch as the Shedd's newest Pacific White sided dolphin takes laps with its momma.

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2012

Shedd Aquarium: New Dolphin Calf Is Male

Shedd Aquarium: New Dolphin Calf Is Male

The Shedd Aquarium announced Tuesday the gender of its newborn Pacific white-sided dolphin.

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2012
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By Andrew Greiner

Baby Dolphin Photos!

You know you can't resist. Take a look through these adorable photos of a Pacific...View gallery

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