:) How can you tell a seal from a sea lion?

Answer:  Here are some of the differences: 

-      Sea lions have small ear flaps, whereas seals have only ear opening

-      Sea lions can bring their back flippers under the body to help them move on land; seals cannot do this – they simply drag themselves along.

-      Sea lions swim by moving their front flippers; seals swim by using their hind limbs in side to side strokes.


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