Usage of high-performance mattresses for transport of Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin

Abstract 10.1002/zoo.20190.abs Ground transport can be a stressful operation for dolphins if the long period of restraint causes damage to internal organs, especially to the lung, generated by their own weight. Buoyancy is deprived from dolphins under moist transport, in which dolphins are transported on mattresses. Upgrading mattresses is an effective way to modify the […]