Fur Seals: The Salty Sea Doggos

Nature: Spy in the Wild 2 premieres and streams Wednesdays, April 29 - May 20 at 8 p.m. on PBS (check local listings), pbs.org/spyinthewild and the PBS Video app.
The Tasmanian Coast; a habitat dominated by violence. But one species thrives in this craggy chaos; the Fur Seal.
This episode was shot earlier this year before the mandatory lock down.

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Created by Dylan Dubeau
Written, Directed, Shot and Produced by: Dylan Dubeau
Hosted by: Danielle Dufault
Edited by: Jim Pitts
Story Editor: Cat Senior
Associate Producer, Camera Operator: Andres Salazar
Examining the nature of the beast.


  1. Animalogic

    Animalogic5 months ago

    Thanks for watching! Get even closer to Fur Seals in Nature: Spy in the Wild 2. It premieres and streams Wednesdays, April 29 - May 20 at 8 p.m. on PBS (check local listings), pbs.org/spyinthewild and the PBS Video app.

  2. non specific channel

    non specific channel26 days ago

    Uh oh you said hell now need demonization

  3. Anna Mae

    Anna Mae4 months ago

    I know you get a lot of suggestions, but perhaps Manatees?

  4. Hate Monger

    Hate Monger5 months ago

    Do a episode on the Cincinnati muffman πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»

  5. Eddie Van Munster

    Eddie Van Munster5 months ago

    Danielle...I love ure vids.....I wish we could colab....love ure content.....hit me up yeah....oh....more sloth videos plz...hit my snap herman_leon2019πŸ‘»

  6. LadyRumn Κ• β€’α΄₯β€’Κ”ΰΈ…

    LadyRumn Κ• β€’α΄₯β€’Κ”ΰΈ…5 months ago

    Plz make video about Camel πŸͺ πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™

  7. Ioan Andrei Busu

    Ioan Andrei Busu5 days ago

    Its so cute! I want a seal fur coat

  8. Neilos 1714

    Neilos 17146 days ago

    Pewds pup seal

  9. B M-Y

    B M-Y12 days ago

    😍😍😍 that pup got rolls on rolls and stack on stacks.

  10. mimi monroe

    mimi monroe12 days ago

    Omg she's such a nerd, I love it.....

  11. Dale Owens

    Dale Owens12 days ago

    It's crazy how much they look like dogs.

  12. Fernando Ed

    Fernando Ed13 days ago

    How can Australia have both the deadliest and cutest animals.

  13. Northern Wealth Anarchy Perimeter

    Northern Wealth Anarchy Perimeter13 days ago

    I suggest a piece on the Lake Baikal seal, the only fresh water inhabiting seal. It’s a mystery as of how they got there. And These cute creatures must endure a winters where the ice freezes over

  14. Limited Infinity

    Limited Infinity14 days ago

    That ending is disheartening. "We men are wretched things"

  15. Vandan Rohit

    Vandan Rohit20 days ago

    Mom's yelling at kids and male yelling at eachother. Why dose this sound familiar. Ohh India πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

  16. Pionerd

    Pionerd21 day ago

    - Oh, they dive now? - They dive now??! - They dive now.

  17. Reverend Fawkes

    Reverend Fawkes21 day ago

    @4:30 - "Not only do these colonies smell horrible, but they are also incredibly loud. The whole island is a cacophony of females yelling at their kids, and males yelling at each other." So... like shopping at Wal-Mart.

  18. Robin Bruce

    Robin Bruce22 days ago

    They are actually called "Seehund" in German which means sea dog πŸ˜‚

  19. Teddy L.

    Teddy L.23 days ago

    Is it just me or is the video editing extra frenetic? 1-3 secs on each frame. 0.0

  20. TommyBolognattv

    TommyBolognattv23 days ago

    iTs AcUteLy A vErY oBsErVaBlE tHiNg..... yessss lets indoctrinate more poor children and convince them paying extra on monthly utilities will save the planet

  21. Miss Chief

    Miss Chief27 days ago

    They hunt in the kelp because Great Whites won't enter it.

  22. Galatic Gatcha

    Galatic Gatcha29 days ago

    You say long nose, I say extend snoot

  23. Jack Handy

    Jack HandyMonth ago

    Goose Neck Barnacles Please. Tkx

  24. Austin White

    Austin WhiteMonth ago

    Wow MOTN insomnia had me discover this channel and Danielles amazing scientific illustrations- Love it!

  25. El masca Vidal

    El masca VidalMonth ago

    A seal colony sounds like NYC in the summer.. smells horrible and very loud 🀣🀣🀣

  26. Fluffy eye 47

    Fluffy eye 47Month ago

    Why do they sound like goats sometimes?

  27. Jennifer Huynh

    Jennifer HuynhMonth ago

    did that seal just died

  28. YehoshuaBenTorah

    YehoshuaBenTorahMonth ago

    Are you sure that warm water doesn't create more nutrients, your explanation sounds backwards. Usually the warmer water gets the more algae and micronutrients there are?

  29. Jerome Simons

    Jerome SimonsMonth ago

    Holy wild spies! That is pretty kool!! Can you talk about Koalas?? Idk if you've talked about them or not, but that would be rad!

  30. Pickles

    PicklesMonth ago

    These look much more like sea lions than seals. Are they in the same family?

  31. Carole Christmas

    Carole ChristmasMonth ago

    This is sadder than usual 😒

  32. Luna 36

    Luna 36Month ago

    Aww a video about my family!πŸ€—

  33. Brittney Pepper :p

    Brittney Pepper :pMonth ago

    I live in Australia and last year I went on holiday to Tasmania I saw a fur seal getting chased by a shark I knew it was dangerous but I didn’t care I threw my bag and my mums bag at the shark I think it was scared so it swam away! Then the seal jumped up near my boat and made some noises hehe

  34. Dennis Mason

    Dennis MasonMonth ago

    Fifteen miles an hour - I wouldn't want to outrun a fur seal. I could if I had to.

  35. Roiya Bun

    Roiya BunMonth ago

    Humans... Humans are always the ones effing things up 😒

  36. Mario Cavallero

    Mario CavalleroMonth ago

    I think this woman likes animals.

  37. michael lavery

    michael laveryMonth ago

    more upspeak, love watching videos to hear question talking

  38. kalico kat

    kalico katMonth ago

    Sea doggos!!

  39. ALifeWithSixStrings

    ALifeWithSixStringsMonth ago

    B a c k r o l l s ! ?

  40. mehak khakra

    mehak khakraMonth ago

    'though they stay close to mum for moral support'... --- me at 50 years of age

  41. RalOrtTal

    RalOrtTal2 months ago

    please use 16:9. i bought a giant 4k tv so i could watch videos in epic quality Not to watch on my phone .

  42. Matt Ricketts

    Matt Ricketts2 months ago

    The pups are actually born black but becomes light skin over time

  43. Michael Quinn

    Michael Quinn2 months ago

    the content on this channel just keeps getting better and better

  44. Michael Quinn

    Michael Quinn2 months ago

    rip that one seal

  45. Trippy TV

    Trippy TV2 months ago

    The seals weren't born black they were born African American then they turn Mexican. Have some respect.


    GAVRIELLA NIKOLA2 months ago

    "Unlike true seals which look like pigs in a blanket on land" πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ€£πŸ€£ 5:03

  47. ljpal18

    ljpal182 months ago

    15km an hour on flippers? Damn we suck.

  48. Manuelslayor

    Manuelslayor2 months ago

    Have 2 layers of fur to keep warm.................in australia..................where the sun is a literal death ray

  49. Jay A

    Jay A2 months ago

    Wouldn’t those fish have better luck being spread out instead?

  50. Meteorite 11

    Meteorite 112 months ago

    Danielle Default

  51. DeMishMIsh

    DeMishMIsh2 months ago

    10:28 They have :(

  52. some ferret on the Internet

    some ferret on the Internet2 months ago

    if I were to live underwater I would have the Sea Doggo as my pet

  53. Janelou42

    Janelou422 months ago

    But why do the pups sound like lambs? XD

  54. Kawaii Snake

    Kawaii Snake2 months ago

    *plays doom* 7:54

  55. Space Cryptid

    Space Cryptid2 months ago

    They are called water puppers, gosh.

  56. Wealthon Ngo

    Wealthon Ngo2 months ago

    Fur seals are deliciousπŸ˜‹ they are full of protien. Yummy piece of meat! You have to try"

  57. Sebastian Petersen

    Sebastian Petersen3 months ago

    could you do one with cichlids?

  58. Waffle Hands

    Waffle Hands3 months ago

    Climate change is why kelp forests are vanishing? AYFKM? Did everyone forget about Fukashima. SMFH. You realize that radioactive cesium has decimated the British Colombian coast. All the sea stars there normally are pretty much wiped out. But yeah, it's climate change....

  59. Waffle Hands

    Waffle Hands3 months ago


  60. Shane Smith

    Shane Smith3 months ago


  61. OriginalMe

    OriginalMe3 months ago

    do a story about Saimaa ringed seal

  62. Dawn Nightinger

    Dawn Nightinger3 months ago

    Global warming is a problem and the majority of the contributors don't care. It's really sad.

  63. Noryam Eric

    Noryam Eric3 months ago

    Why the seal doesn't have a name? So what their called......fur seal is a giving name ....dog seals?

  64. Noryam Eric

    Noryam Eric3 months ago

    Why the seal doesn't have a name? So what their called......fur seal is a giving name ....dog seals?

  65. Crowe

    Crowe3 months ago

    4:54 That is a VERY CHOMKY BOY

  66. Oshe Shango

    Oshe Shango3 months ago

    At this point it's a matter of what survives this new Earth.

  67. Jorg Higgens

    Jorg Higgens3 months ago

    okay if we're doing coastal species, how about Korora?

  68. geronimo8159

    geronimo81593 months ago

    Your story editor is an elderly feline?

  69. TruTube

    TruTube3 months ago

    They hunt in kelp forests: Ah yes, the real world stalker, that’s not fun

  70. thewhitecrow61 thats right

    thewhitecrow61 thats right3 months ago

    all the metric system - I don't have any clue what 150 cm or kilometers mean unless i want to stop every other minute to go and calulate into feets etc/ Could you please put these in your vids like you do in some?

  71. Joe Baumgart

    Joe Baumgart3 months ago

    Sharks will actively swim away from dolphins. They're terrified of them!

  72. Joe Baumgart

    Joe Baumgart3 months ago

    I wanna pet the Sea Puppers!

  73. Thit Poulsen

    Thit Poulsen3 months ago

    Seals are awesome and adorable, but you literally couldnt pay me to go in these waters. great whites fucken love seals. imma just stay out of their way.

  74. Mathew Williams

    Mathew Williams3 months ago

    I would live to do this

  75. Mar Stacey

    Mar Stacey3 months ago

    thought dolphins swam in pods...?

  76. Tim fahey

    Tim fahey3 months ago

    I come to animalogic everyday to relax and remember I have a duty to other lifeforms.

  77. Mysterious Fun

    Mysterious Fun3 months ago

    We get rubber or fur, take your favorite texture just and 'seal' it up and you get the cutest animal on earth

  78. Nuglhat Γ†

    Nuglhat Γ†3 months ago

    7:24 RIP 😒

  79. Zen Kurahashi

    Zen Kurahashi3 months ago

    The bakers called They said they wanted their rolls back

  80. JKOBsTube

    JKOBsTube3 months ago

    I just love the super memey titles and thumbnails of these vids


    ROHIT YADAV3 months ago

    Danielle Dufault marry me

  82. Jabbers Art

    Jabbers Art3 months ago

    I've been to that exact island off Phillip Island, can confirm the smell is unforgettable

  83. Nandi Vaccarelli

    Nandi Vaccarelli3 months ago

    Animalogic morning meeting: β€œWhich thumbnail for our fur seal video will guarantee the most hits?”

  84. Godfrey Ozzy

    Godfrey Ozzy3 months ago

    Why do you make it sound as though Philip Island & Seal Rock are in Tasmania when they're actually in Victoria?

  85. r grf

    r grf3 months ago

    How to be you? πŸ˜‚ So jealous of your job. πŸ™ˆπŸ€—πŸ˜Ή

  86. Xombiticus

    Xombiticus3 months ago

    I'm guessing that the Animalogic budget has gone up a bit.

  87. Gnome Reginam

    Gnome Reginam3 months ago

    Is "Sea Doggo" considered official terminology now? Not against it

  88. lris Lin

    lris Lin3 months ago

    It's pretty cool how they can walk on land! Seals look more cute while they try to walk haha

  89. Scott Wittie

    Scott Wittie4 months ago

    7:32 awww booo

  90. Daniella Cue

    Daniella Cue4 months ago

    red crowned crane

  91. Daniella Cue

    Daniella Cue4 months ago

    So Cute!!!!!!!!!!!!

  92. PJ Y

    PJ Y4 months ago

    Well technically "australian" fur seals are also known as brown fur seals, cape fur seals, or south african fur seals. I love pinnipeds, thank you for making this

  93. Hendrik S.

    Hendrik S.4 months ago

    Does anyone else have a crush on danielle?

  94. YeeHaw Rat

    YeeHaw Rat4 months ago

    Heh wet dog

  95. lokesh sai Munagala

    lokesh sai Munagala4 months ago

    Mexican alligator lizard

  96. sam rizzardi

    sam rizzardi4 months ago

    Isn't "fur seal" just a synonym of "sea lion"?

  97. sthefanny sophia gutierrez enciso

    sthefanny sophia gutierrez enciso4 months ago

    So cuteeee

  98. Quantum speed Gaming

    Quantum speed Gaming4 months ago

    667th can I get a little prize

  99. Zekc

    Zekc4 months ago

    So you're telling me one of these things killed osama bin laden?

  100. Bo Downes

    Bo Downes4 months ago

    β€œA school of dolphins”

  101. Zerus Zephuros

    Zerus Zephuros4 months ago

    It's like a marketplace yelling at each other lol

  102. Reed Hagan

    Reed Hagan4 months ago

    Plz talk about the dole

  103. Wither

    Wither4 months ago

    you mean the ''floof seal''

  104. hep the great

    hep the great4 months ago

    Seals USlikes. Seals!

  105. Clay Owlglass

    Clay Owlglass4 months ago

    They sound like sheep!

  106. Eno4inoko

    Eno4inoko4 months ago

    Hello there, may I direct your attention to 3:07 this fur seal scratching its back yes, thank you. that is all