Rehabilitated harbor seals float in the waters of the Howe Sound after being released back into the wild by the Vancouver Aquarium's Marine Mammal Rescue Centre in Porteau Cove, B.C.. The center released 14 seals back into the wild north of Vancouver.
A wide ranging Selkie - Harbor seals are a true seal found along temperate and Arctic marine coastlines of the Northern Hemisphere. The most widely distributed species of pinniped (walruses, eared seals, and true seals), they are found in coastal waters of the northern Atlantic and Pacific oceans, the Baltic and North Seas.
Smiling harbor seal - Photos - Adorable smiling animals
There's a lot to love about an adorable harbor seal chuckling merrily to himself while perched on a rock. This little guy appeared absolutely tickled as he lounged around Fisherman's Wharf in Monterey, Calif., having a hearty laugh all to himself as he soaked up some California sun.