Dolphin show star dies jumping out of pool

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A dolphin died after jumping out of a pool during a practice session, the Port of Nagoya Public Aquarium said Sunday in Japan.

The 2.11-meter, 106-kg dolphin, estimated to be 17 years old, was popular with visitors for her jumping and tail-walking ability.

She fell into the gallery doing a backflip during practice Saturday afternoon, and died from blood loss from a damaged lung, the aquarium said.

Source: The Japan Times

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