Seal (Sea Lion) Sanctuary

Seal on boardwalk The sea lions are so tame they even snooze on the boardwalk
Seal pup The wildlife department is concerned because the sea lions are getting used to human presence -- this pup came within a foot or two of our group.
Pup nursing Pup nursing. The mothers go out to sea for three or four days, then return to feed their pups, whom they identify by barking from the shore and by sniffing the pups that respond.