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Sealions

…this big lad at the pilot’s wharf on the Aramoana spit…IMG_3297 IMG_3300

..and this “lovely” female in my good friend Dee’s Roses…

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…(top left, below the purple flowers)….

….(outside toilet left in shot for scale)….

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…awwww….she’s sleeping…

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…no she’s not…

…crap…flight or photo…

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…the thing with female sealions is that, unlike the males who will challenge, charge,  then stand their ground, the females will follow you for some distance….

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…like, right to the back door….

…maybe we’ll hold off admiring the roses till next week.

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11 responses to “Sealions

  1. Amusing and delightful, great to see you out of the shop. By the way a new DVD film/doc of Paco De Lucia’ life has just been released. It is on YouTube I think. It is on religious Repeat Play in my local bar, worth a watch.

  2. very cool to have sealions in the rose bushes! Hope she lets you out soon 🙂

  3. I’m in awe. When I saw these photos yesterday (or was it the day before?) I just stared and stared. Wow! What grand creatures.

  4. Cool…I’m jealous, even if theyre smelly!.

    • ,,,I’ll put a couple in the post…and I’m jealous of your whale sighting…the day after the sealion/roses incident there was a whale in the bay…and we were inside eating lunch and telling family members about the sealion/roses incident!!!…

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