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Right-Handed or Left?

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Are you right-handed or left-handed?  Would it surprise you to learn that dolphins also show a clear preference for what scientists call “lateralized behavior”?

Recently, researchers have found that bottlenose dolphins show a strong bias for their right side when it comes to foraging for food on seabeds.

It’s really rather interesting!  To learn more about one particular study, in which 99% of bottlenose dolphin followed this pattern, click here!

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