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Seal Pups And Strife

Photo: Mike Alexander
Photo: Mike Alexander

The Atlantic Grey seals come ashore around our Pembrokeshire coast at this time of year to give birth to their pups.

Photo: Mike Alexander
Photo: Mike Alexander

The pups are white and fairly helpless at first.

Photo: Mike Alexander
Photo: Mike Alexander

The adults patrol the beaches and the mothers are understandably protective…

Photo: Mike Alexander
Photo: Mike Alexander

Usually tranquillity reigns but not always, sometimes there’s the odd disagreement….

Photo: Mike Alexander
Photo: Mike Alexander

I am so grateful to Mike Alexander for sharing these fabulous photographs with me, and you.