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Baby sea lion debuts in California

Sunday, June 22, 2014 - 00:43

The sea lion who was rescued five years ago after being shot in the face by a fisherman is believed to have fathered a new baby at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in California. Vanessa Johnston reports.

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This is Pebbles. The baby sea lion is less than two weeks old and weighs just fifteen pounds. And she drew big crowds as she made her debut at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in California this week. NATS -- "She's cute" "So cute" Some were even lucky enough to get a glimpse of the mom trying to give Pebbles her first swimming lesson. Pebble's father is believed to be a rescue named Sarge. He made headlines in 2009 for undergoing the world's first sea lion reconstructive facial surgery after being shot in the face by a fisherman.

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Baby sea lion debuts in California

Sunday, June 22, 2014 - 00:43