What are enemies of the dolphin?

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Although rare, sharks have been known to attack and kill dolphins, while there has also been evidence of killer whales eating dolphins, says the National Aquarium, a website run by Bio Expedition. Since dolphins are on the top of the food chain, few animals are considered as their enemies.

The National Aquarium, further states that humans are the biggest threat to dolphin lives. In Japan, dolphins are considered a delicacy and are hunted for culinary purposes, while some fishermen kill dolphins because they prey on smaller fish and ruin their catch. However, the most dolphin deaths are contributed to accidents during large-scale tuna-fishing operations.

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There are a few enemies of the dolphins even though they are sweet and loving they have to worry too. I have to say their number one enemy is humans. The other enemies are sharks
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dolphins' enemies are sharks. they cope with them by nudging the sharks in the gills (i think) when they are around. from- purplishy.
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Pink dolphins do not have any natural enemy. They are known to have a brain
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killer whales ,some of the bigger sharks ,and the Japoneese
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Common dolphin predators are sharks and killer whales.
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