An atlantic white-sided dolphin stranded just off Point of Rocks Landing this weekend. IFAW responded and the animal was recovered, stabilized, then transported to Provincetown and released. Thanks to all who participated.
The International Fund for Animal Welfare, Marine Mammal Rescue Program (formerly known as the Cape Cod Stranding Network) responds to stranded seals, whales, dolphins, and porpoises on Cape Cod and from the Cape Cod Canal south to the Rhode Island border (SE Mass). If you see a stranded marine mammal, or find a dead one washed up on the beach, please contact the 24-hr Stranding Hotline: 508-743-9548
The Brewster DNR works closely with IFAW on strandings in the area and appreciates your assistance.