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October 27, 2020

Pumpkins for the Pinnipeds

Halloween came early to the Judy and Jerry Kent Family Sea Lion Sound. During Halloweekends, keepers provided pumpkin enrichment to the seals and sea lions. It was no “trick” for these pinnipeds, as Sea Lion Sound was full carved jack-o’-lanterns, a witches' cauldron and some of their favorite “treats” including fish and fish blood ice treats.