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Blind Sea Lions Make San Francisco Zoo Debut

Two blind sea lions saved from certain death in the wild are made their public debut at the San Francisco Zoo, including one that had been shot in the face.

CBS San Francisco–05/06/2011

Injured Sea Lion

Injured Sea Lion To Land New Home At San Francisco Zoo

A sea lion discovered with a gunshot wound to the face on a Sausalito beach has found a home at the San Francisco Zoo.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/21/2011

Injured Sea Lion

New Home Sought For Blinded Sea Lion In Sausalito

A sea lion found shot in the head late last year, causing him to completely lose his vision, is keeping staff and volunteers on their toes as a more permanent home is being sought, a Marine Mammal Center spokesman said.

CBS San Francisco–02/23/2011

Injured Sea Lion

Wounded Marin Sea Lion Won’t Be Able To Return To Wild

Marine Mammal Center veterinarian Bill Van Bonn said on Monday that the center is now looking for an aquarium, wildlife care facility or sanctuary willing to adopt the sea lion.

CBS San Francisco–12/28/2010

Rescued sea lion 'Silent Knight' postures in his pen at the Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito. (Marine Mammal Center)

Sea Lion Found Shot On Sausalito Beach In Critical Condition

A California sea lion remains in critical but stable condition at Sausalito’s Marine Mammal Center Friday after being found on a beach with a gunshot wound to his head, a spokesman for the center said.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–12/10/2010