Have you heard that these dolphins - a pod- saved
January 21, 2007 5:36pm CST
circled protectively round a group of New Zealand swimmers to fend off an attack by a great white shark.Rob Howes and three other lifeguards were on a training swim 100 meres offshore at ocean beach near whangare when the dolphins raced in and hered the group together. According to the environment group Orca research dolphins attack sharks to protect themselves and their young. The dolphins protected these people for 40 minutes untill they could swim to safety.