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Rio, beloved river otter at Chicago aquarium, euthanized

CHICAGO, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- The Shedd Aquarium in Chicago euthanized Rio, its only river otter, a fixture for the past two decades.

Baby beluga to be revealed to public

CHICAGO, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Chicago's Shedd Aquarium said an 8-week-old baby beluga whale will go on display to the public for the first time this week.

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Beluga calf born in Chicago

CHICAGO, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Chicago's Shedd Aquarium announced the birth of a healthy beluga whale calf to mother Mauyak at the facility.

One of Chicago's 2 newborn Belugas dies

CHICAGO, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- A difficult birth Sunday ended in the death of a male baby beluga whale Tuesday at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium, aquarium staff said.

No second-day air for Chicago's dolphins

CHICAGO, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Officials at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium say the seven whales and four dolphins they FedExed to the East Coast are doing fine.

Shedd Aquarium's baby beluga is a boy

CHICAGO, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- The whale's a male, officials at Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium have determined in record time.

Whale gives speedy birth at aquarium

CHICAGO, Aug. 17 (UPI) -- Officials at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium say an experienced beluga whale mother gave birth to a calf before workers could give their usual assistance.

Chicago aquarium's prized dolphin dies

CHICAGO, July 25 (UPI) -- Jump, the 30-year-old Pacific white-sided dolphin at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium, his died, apparently of old age.

Chicago aquarium waits for whale of a baby

CHICAGO, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Chicago's Shedd Aquarium is expecting a little 125-pound bundle of joy, a baby beluga whale.

Motherless whale finds acceptance at Shedd

CHICAGO, Dec. 26 (UPI) -- The first beluga whale raised entirely by humans at Chicago's Shedd aquarium has been accepted by her fellow whales, the Chicago Tribune reported Sunday.

Aging beluga defies clock, gets pregnant

CHICAGO, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Mauyak, a 22-year-old beluga whale at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium, has defied the biological clock mammal experts assigned her by becoming pregnant.

Chicago gets new baby dolphin

CHICAGO, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- A Pacific white-sided dolphin has become the first animal to give birth through artificial insemination at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium, a newspaper said Monday.
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