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Updated: 06/25/2014 08:00:00AM

Winter’s tale truly inspires

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SUN PHOTO BY CHRISTY FEINBERG

Senior Marine Mammal Trainer Cammie Zodrow works with the famous dolphin Winter, who is wearing her prosthetic tail, at Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

SUN PHOTO BY CHRISTY FEINBERG

It's hard not to smile when seeing Winter smile.

SUN PHOTO BY CHRISTY FEINBERG

Senior Marine Mammal Trainer Cammie Zodrow prepares to put the prosthetic tail on Winter.

SUN PHOTO BY CHRISTY FEINBERG

Senior Marine Mammal Trainer Cammie Zodrow works with Winter, who beat the odds and survived despite losing her tail.

SUN PHOTO BY CHRISTY FEINBERG

Senior Marine Mammal Trainer Cammie Zodrow and Winter wave to each other.

SUN PHOTO BY CHRISTY FEINBERG

Winter happily accepts fish treats.

SUN PHOTO BY CHRISTY FEINBERG

An otter waits for a treat at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

SUN PHOTO BY CHRISTY FEINBERG

Harold, a green sea turtle, swims around his pool. He cannot be released into the wild because he has trouble finding his food and needs to be hand-fed.

SUN PHOTO BY CHRISTY FEINBERG

This houseboat is just one of the props used on the set of "Dolphin Tale."

SUN PHOTO BY CHRISTY FEINBERG

This houseboat is just one of the props used on the set of "Dolphin Tale."

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Many know the tale of Winter, the tail-less dolphin who triumphed despite her disability.

For those who don’t know the story: Winter was found in December 2005 with her tail tightly wrapped in a crab trap line. She was only about 2 months old at the time.

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