Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Taggin' the Pup

New pup, asleep on the ice.  Amazing this sack of bones can stay warm, but its perfectly at home here.
Weddell seal images obtained under NMFS Permit No. 17236
Loading the pliers...(Jess and Eric)
Taggin' the pup
Blue tags, smiley pup!

2 comments:

  1. The pup was being very cooperative. As it lifts its front flipper, I imagine it saying "do you like my belly-button" or "please scratch my belly". Any skuas around yet?

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  2. Funny you should ask...the first skua was on the date of this blog post!! I've seen two so far.

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