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Stranded dolphin rescued near Port Aransas

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A stranded dolphin found near Port Aransas is back in safe waters thanks to the folks with the Texas Marine Mammal Stranding Network and the SeaWorld Rescue Team. 

Action 10 was able to obtain footage of the rescue that took place last week. 

The young dolphin was found in the Lighthouse Lakes area near Port Aransas. 

We're told the dolphin apparently got stranded during high tide and then couldn't find it's way out. 

The dolphin was brought on board a rescue boat and was given a medical checkup. 

After the dolphin was determined to be in good medical condition it was tagged and relocated in deeper water near the Aransas channel. 

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