Intelligent and easily trained sea lions are often used in shows by marine parks and zoos. They are even used by the military.
Common eared seal. Coat is light tan when dry dark brown to black when wet.
Inquisitive by nature Sea Lions can easily become entangled in monofilament driftnets and often drown or end up with tangled portions around their necks. If this happens to a juvenile the line will slice into the neck as the animal matures.
Range: Vancouver to Baja California
Species: Zalophus californianus
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- Seals and Sea Lions