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California Sea Lion

KC Zoo Sea Lion


Instantly recognizable by their playful antics, barking vocalizations and adorable ears, California sea lions are highly intelligent pinnipeds.  You can find our six sea lions near the front of the Zoo and watch our Sea Lion Splash show daily.