A Picture-Perfect Weanling

Posted on July 9, 2016

Ashley Stokes | NH Marine Mammal Rescue Team Coordinator

Yesterday afternoon our team responded to this handsome male weanling harbor seal. Despite a couple small superficial wounds and being slightly thin, he is pretty close to a picture perfect weanling!!
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This photo is a great example that shows the hydration rings that seals should have around their eyes, even when the rest of their coat is dry!

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Taking a nap on the foggy afternoon while the beach is quiet.

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