Wild dolphins usually live for between 25 to 30 years, while dolphins in captivity live to be around 40 years old on average. Few dolphins in the wild die of old...

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Bottlenose dolphin generally live between 30 and 50 years. Bottlenose dolphins are sometimes preyed upon by ...

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Feb 6, 2014 ... Rarely seen independently, five to several hundred dolphins may live and travel together in a cohesive long-term social group known as a pod.

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How long do dolphins live? In captivity, dolphins have lived as long as 40 years. In the wild, though, scientists believe they only live 25 to 30 years.

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May 16, 2009 ... The average lifespan of a dolphin is about 25 years, but dolphins have been known to live much longer under proper care. Find out how ...

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In addition, porpoises breed faster than dolphins but they do not live as long. The size of the brain, relative to body size is smaller in porpoises than it is in ...

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Where do dolphins live? All over the world — from colder northern and southern waters to warm tropical waters. The bottlenose dolphin prefers warmer water.

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How long do dolphins actually live? It depends on which species you are talking about. Bottlenose dolphins may live for 50 years, but most only live for 25 years.

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How long can dolphins go without being in water? ... Yes, 5 specific species live in fresh water, they are usually named after the river they swim in such as the ...

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It depends on what food is available to them where they live and what techniques they have learnt to hunt their food. How long do dolphins live? In the wild ...

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How long do dolphins live? The maximum age for bottlenose dolphins is between 40 and 50 years. The average age a dolphin can get (the life expectancy) can ...

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Dolphins cannot drink the salt water in which they live. They get most of their water from the food they eat.

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Dolphins live up to 40 years although the average is 25 years.

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When it comes to cetaceans estimating the life expectancy of 40 or so species of dolphin can be quite a challenge as there is no specific answer for all of the ...