BROOKFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A baby dolphin born at Brookfield Zoo in suburban
Chicago earlier this month has died.
WLS-TV reports that the female calf died Thursday morning. Zoo officials say
after the calf showed signs of weakening, staffers tried unsuccessfully to
Shortly after the dolphin was born to a 26-year-old bottlenose dolphin named
Allie, the zoo reported that it weighed 40 pounds and was 3-feet long.