Due to the large diversity of animals we treat at Clearwater Marine Aquarium, such as sea turtles, river otters, fish, stingrays, and sharks, we often have to adapt our procedures to meet the needs of a specific species. Routine procedures and examinations can pose obvious challenges when dealing with animals that do not breathe air—such as fish and stingrays.
Ricky has been a longtime favorite at CMA, and is now joined by a few more feathered friends, Matthew, Tyndall and Skylar in our newest aviary habitat, the new Rufus Beach.
On October 24 Nicholas the dolphin predicted the Houston Astros would win the World Series. Last night, the Astros defeated the Dodgers in a close 4–3 series to win the championship. We are not surprised that Nicholas got it right! He now has an incredible 5-for-6 winning record of sports predictions.