17. They are truly amazing. They will also approach humans in need of help.
Right now, we have a baby seal that has climbed into our dinghy. It appears sick, or at least very, very sad. We almost never see babies not accompanied by their mothers, so wonder if it has become abandoned somehow.
Quite a dilemma, as we are not allowed to touch or disturb him and wouldn't know what to do anyway, but he can't stay where he is.