s skippy the bush kangaroo: naughty nibbles

skippy the bush kangaroo



Thursday, April 26, 2007

naughty nibbles

or when elephant seals go wild.
nibbles the elephant seal is defying his tame nickname by killing smaller seals, menacing a kayaker and chomping on a surfer and a dog on the northern california coast. - sydney morning herald
"he's not getting his desired response from the harbor seal females. they are running away from him. so he's not getting any social development. and elephant seals do combat play on land, whereas water zones are where harbor seals do it. so that's not working out for him, either."

wildlife officials have several intervention options should the elephant seal -- nicknamed two years ago after he bit a kayaker -- linger much longer on his own - sfgate


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