Australia has all the cool animals. There’s the standard koala, the Internet celebrity quokka and the marvelous albino whale named Migaloo

There is also a melon-headed dolphin with a permanent grin — who pretty much wins Australian animal of the year

The super rare snubfin dolphin — affectionately known as snubby — was snapped off the coast of Australia, and it has caused a renewed love affair with the cartoonish creature. The happy little guy is unique to Australian waters and is not often sighted. But when he is, you can identify him by the unique rounded shape of his head and the small triangular dorsal fin. Read more…

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This cartoon dolphin is a rare sight off the coast of Australia