MAIN PIC: A baby seal cautiously dips its head in freezing cold water as it goes swimming for the first time. The two-week-old harp seal explores the environment in the -2 degree Celsius waters after jumping in from the ice.
It was testing out the water for the first time and was just yards away from its mother who kept a watchful eye on her pup. The baby harp seal needs to learn how to swim as the ice could break any time due to the fierce waves and storms. Photographer...more »