Seals Gaping Neck Wound From Plastic Packing Band

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The deep wound caused by a plastic band used for industrial-type packaging on the neck of a South American fur seal (Arctocephalus australis) in Villa Gesell, Argentina, in April, 2022. (Fundacion Rescate Verdemar/Newsflash)

Shocked marine wildlife experts have released harrowing footage of a seal left with a gaping neck wound after it became entangled in plastic packaging. The huge wound was first noticed…

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Animals Enjoy Snow At Zoo As Austrian Capital Vienna Transforms Into Winter Wonderland

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The male Red panda named Manjul enjoying the snow at Vienna Zoo. (Daniel Zupanc/Newsflash)

These adorable images show how the animals at the world's oldest zoo are enjoying the city's first serious snow as the Austrian capital Vienna is transformed into a winter wonderland.…

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Study Finds Seals Are Suffering Horrific Deaths As They Are Slowly Suffocated By Discarded Fishing Nets

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A Cape Fur Seal pup with fihsing net wrapped tighly around its neck, Namibia.

Old fishing lines and nets are causing horrific injuries and painful slow deaths among the Cape Fur seal population, especially among pups as their curious nature and smaller necks make…

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Five Ringed Seals Released Back Into The Wild After Treatment At Russian Centre

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Five ringed seals were released into Lake Ladoga after rehabilitation for marine animals in a St. Petersburg center in Russia.

This is the moment Russian conservationists return five seals to their natural habitat following a period of recovery at a rescue centre. The five ringed seals (Pusa hispida) were released…

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Outrage As Seals Filmed Towing Children In Animal Park

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Outrage As Seals Filmed Towing Children In Animal Park. This viral footage shows two seals being made to tow around children in a boat at an animal park in Belgium, causing widespread outrage. (Aaron Copette/Newsflash)

This viral footage shows seals being made to tow children around in a boat at an animal park in Belgium, causing widespread outrage. The footage was shot at the Mont…

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