Images: Sea Lion Pups Make a Splash

Sibling harmony

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(Image credit: Belfast Zoo.)

Belfast Zoological Gardens is celebrating the birth of two California sea lion pups!

Posing for the camera

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(Image credit: Belfast Zoo.)

Visit Solo and Twirl, Belfast Zoo's latest arrivals at 10:45 a.m. and 3 p.m. local time as they 'make waves' at the sea lion pool!

Laughing happy

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Proud dad of both pups is Wesley, who is 20 years old. He arrived in Belfast in February 2007 from Woburn Safari Park, and has since fathered 11 pups.

Taking a little rest

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(Image credit: Belfast Zoo.)

The male pup was born to mother, Stella on June 4 and the female pup was born to mother Arielle on June 11.