The latest episode of SeaDoc Society's Salish Sea Wild follows an impossibly cute harbor seal pup as she begins her life in the Salish Sea. VIDEO
In just one month, she’ll need to transform from suckling pup to capable, independent predator. Our pup was born with remarkable skills, but she faces cold water, killer whales and controversy. Some pups will struggle, and a few are rescued and given a second chance at life by dedicated rehab specialists.
Dr. Joe Gaydos dives deep to discover how our most commonly seen marine mammal has evolved into the most successful of all the world’s flipper-footed species.