WILD ANIMALS taken with SUPERZOOM Fixed Lens cameras

Challenge #3 in the Untitled series. Hosted by Stevie Boy Blue.
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Please submit an image of any WILD animal (s) of the furry/hairy mammal type taken at your camera's MAXIMUM 'OPTICAL' Telephoto setting in any country with a small sensor superzoom fixed lens camera such as Panasonic FZ, Canon SX, Fuji HS, Nikon P, Sony HX, etc., etc. STRICTY NO photos from DSLRs/detachable lens cameras of any kind please. NO ZOO shots either! READ THE RULES BELOW before submitting an entry!
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Harbor Seal Pup
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I noticed this little guy snoozing on the beach waiting for mom to return. So I quickly took a few shots and left the area, so I didn't disturb or scare away the mother. This species, if disturbed by people or people coming to close, the mother will abandon their pup and the pup will die.
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Submitted: Friday, 27th December, 2013 00:10 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 19th December, 2010
Focal length: 150.5 mm
Shutter speed: 1/320 sec
Aperture: F5.8
ISO: 80
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