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Dolphin birth caught on camera in zoo in America

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The birth of a dolphin has been caught on camera, in America.

Allie a bottlenose dolphin gave birth to a 3-foot-long calf at Brookfield Zoo in Chicago.

The new dolphin took to her new surroundings brilliantly and zoo officials say the next 30 days will be the most important in the calf's life.