200 Pounds of Cute
August 4, 2012 12:26 PM Subscribe
Rescued Alaskan Walrus Calf Charms Caretakers
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(YouTube, bad music warning)"He’s sweet, snuggly and loves a good bottle,"
writes Amy Sinatra Ayres, for VetStreet.com.
At 200 pounds, the orphaned walrus, rescued by hunters in the ocean near Barrow on July 21, is getting around-the-clock care at the Alaska SeaLife Center
, in Seward, and is also one very big baby.
“Walruses are incredibly tactile, social animals,” says the center's stranding coordinator Tim Lebling.
on the Pacific Walrus.
Walruses previously on Metafilter.