Tag Archive: Seal Alert

Mar 09

Urgent appeal to public re baby seals

We are making an urgent appeal to members of the public to please refrain from touching, picking up, or disturbing any seal pups they may come across on the beaches. Cape Fur Seal pups (Brown Seal, South African Fur Seal, Australian Fur Seal) are currently learning to swim.  The nature of these animals is that …

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Jan 10

Reward offered!

We are offering a R5,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of anyone found to be shooting or in any way intentionally harming seals in South Africa. The Cape fur seal is a protected species.  Under the Seals and Sea Birds Protection Act (South Africa), it is illegal to harm these …

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