The Seal Pup Rejected By Its Own Family

The Seal Pup Rejected By Its Own Family

This seal pup sitting on the beach all alone looks very sad. Is having a reddish-brown skin and blue eyes a crime? Its family rejected the poor thing just because it was albino… These photos were taken on Seal Island (Sakhalin) by some very lucky photographer. Check them out.

The Seal Pup Rejected By Its Own Family

When the photographer accidentally saw it, the poor animal was hiding behind a log and waiting for its mom to come and feed it.

The Seal Pup Rejected By Its Own Family

“I was very lucky to take a picture of such a rare animal,” – says the photographer.

The Seal Pup Rejected By Its Own Family

The seal pup was different from its black brothers in the color of its eyes and skin that’s why its family rejected him.

The Seal Pup Rejected By Its Own Family

Unfortunately, the seal is almost completely blind. The chances that it’ll live long in nature are quite small.

The Seal Pup Rejected By Its Own Family

However, the story has a happy ending: the seal pup was sheltered by the dolphinarium, where it will get all necessary care.

Location: Sakhalin

via bigpicture.ru

23 thoughts on “The Seal Pup Rejected By Its Own Family”

  1. probably made-up story. albino animals are white not brown. Seal pup most likely was clubbed by the photographer after the photo-op session.

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