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This young male sea lion had a very itchy back. He kept scratching his back for ages on the sand, while rolling around in the waves. Galápagos sea lion are nearly exclusively found on the Galápagos Islands, where they are very common. The photos and video were taken on Osborn Islet, near Española Island, Galápagos.
Spotted on Dec 1, 2012
Submitted on Jan 26, 2015
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