Wild Animal Parents and Progeny [ Rules below, they are there to be read and complied with ;) ].

Challenge #21 in the The Company Of Animals series. Hosted by Patchandcrew.
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Any wild animal [ mammal ] species of which one or both parents are pictured with one or more of their offspring. They can be in the wild or in a wildlife reserve/zoo. Some species share parental duties so you dont have to sign in blood that each adult is definitely the parent of the [same species ] youngster they may be pictured with ;)
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California Elephant Seal newborne
by Ikeepem
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I just missed the birth but caught the mother just swinging around to attend to her new borne...
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Submitted: Monday, 31st January, 2011 08:38 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 12th January, 2010
Focal length: 310 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1000 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 200
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