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Elephant Seals along the central coast of California. | By: Blonde Photography (FB) / Tumblr

Elephant Seals along the central coast of California. | By: Blonde Photography (FB) / Tumblr

A baby seal lounges on her mother as she is introduced to the public for the first time at the Ouwehands Dierenpark zoo in the Netherlands.  Picture: CORBIS

A baby seal lounges on her mother as she is introduced to the public for the first time at the Ouwehands Dierenpark zoo in the Netherlands.  Picture: CORBIS

Loving Life at La Jolla. Photo by mojo2u

Loving Life at La Jolla. Photo by mojo2u

Cape fur seals swim off the coast of Duiker Island, a tiny granite boulder 100 metres offshore in Hout Bay, Cape Town in South Africa.  Picture: Steve Benjamin/Solent News

Cape fur seals swim off the coast of Duiker Island, a tiny granite boulder 100 metres offshore in Hout Bay, Cape Town in South Africa.  Picture: Steve Benjamin/Solent News

See Ya! Photo by Black Cat Photos

See Ya! Photo by Black Cat Photos

This seal known as Sammy or Sally regularly visits Billingsgate Market at Canary Wharf, London, to be fed by the fish market porters.  Picture: David Taylor / Rex Features

This seal known as Sammy or Sally regularly visits Billingsgate Market at Canary Wharf, London, to be fed by the fish market porters.  Picture: David Taylor / Rex Features

Let’s Hug. Photo by Rick

Let’s Hug. Photo by Rick

Looking Back. Photo by Steve Mackay

Looking Back. Photo by Steve Mackay

An elephant seal pokes its tongue out his tongue out at tourists enjoying a trip to Antarctica. Marine biologist and photographer Rob Lott captured the blubbery mammal at South Georgia Island.  Picture: Rob Lott / Barcroft Media

An elephant seal pokes its tongue out his tongue out at tourists enjoying a trip to Antarctica. Marine biologist and photographer Rob Lott captured the blubbery mammal at South Georgia Island.  Picture: Rob Lott / Barcroft Media

A spotted seal swims in a partly frozen lake at Dongpaotai Park in Yantai, Shandong province.  Picture: Reuters/China Daily

A spotted seal swims in a partly frozen lake at Dongpaotai Park in Yantai, Shandong province.  Picture: Reuters/China Daily

A mud bath gets the seal of approval as these two animals seem to enjoy wallowing in the dirt. The muddy moment was captured at Donna Nook National Nature Reserve in Lincolnshire by amateur photographer Ben Andrew.  Picture: Ben Andrew/Solent News & Photo Agency

A mud bath gets the seal of approval as these two animals seem to enjoy wallowing in the dirt. The muddy moment was captured at Donna Nook National Nature Reserve in Lincolnshire by amateur photographer Ben Andrew.  Picture: Ben Andrew/Solent News & Photo Agency

A seal plays in the sea foam on the east coast of Scotland.  Picture: Anna Henly / Barcroft USA

A seal plays in the sea foam on the east coast of Scotland.  Picture: Anna Henly / Barcroft USA

This seal pup looks like it is waving to the camera. The friendly youngster was snapped by photographer Drew Buckley in Martin’s Haven, Pembrokeshire. Hauled out onto the pebbly beach at the small Welsh cove, the white fluffy pup lifted up a flipper and gave Drew a cheeky wave.  Picture: Drew Buckley / Rex Features

This seal pup looks like it is waving to the camera. The friendly youngster was snapped by photographer Drew Buckley in Martin’s Haven, Pembrokeshire. Hauled out onto the pebbly beach at the small Welsh cove, the white fluffy pup lifted up a flipper and gave Drew a cheeky wave.  Picture: Drew Buckley / Rex Features