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PHOTO: "Pinky" the dolphin spotted again in Gulf of Mexico

Published: Jul. 27, 2017 at 10:12 AM CDT|Updated: Jul. 27, 2017 at 11:10 AM CDT
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CAMERON PARISH, LA (KPLC) - There has been another sighting of that rare pink dolphin in Cameron Parish.

A viewer snapped this picture of "Pinky" swimming with another dolphin Wednesday afternoon in the Gulf of Mexico.

Nicknamed "Pinky" by locals, the animal is actually albino, which gives it a pinkish color.

The albino dolphin was first spotted in June 2007 in Cameron swimming in the Calcasieu Ship Channel.

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