NEWS FROM THE ALASKA SEALIFE CENTER AND THE ALASKA ZOO
Chloe the Harbor Seal Now a Mom; Caregivers Monitor First Marine Mammal Birth at the Alaska SeaLife Center
Twelve-year-old Chloe, a harbor seal from the Alaska Zoo that is currently housed at the Alaska SeaLife Center, gave birth on Saturday June 23, 2007 at 5:18 a.m. Chloes pup weighed in at 30.4 pounds and measured 28.5 inches in length. Both mom and pup are doing well.
Photo courtesy of Dr. Carrie Goertz, Associate Veterinarian Alaska SeaLife Center