Pup News 2017

There are newborn pups at Casa Beach! Please visit this page to be updated on the pup births at Casa Beach. If you would like to be notified of pup births, and of other news at Casa Beach, join our mailing list.

February 4, 2017 – The first pup of the season, named Lil’ Roxy, has been born. At first it appeared that Lil’ Roxy had been abandoned, and we feared the worst. Fortunately, on February 5, 2017, Lil’ Roxy was spotted on the beach, reunited with her mother and nursing!


Lil’ Roxy is reunited with her mother & nursing

February 5, 2017 – Two pups were born, named Mara and Jenny! Both pups appear to have bonded with their mothers and have been seen nursing, resting, and swimming! Click here to watch Mara swimming.

Jenny swimming with her mom



February 18, 2017 – 13 pups have been seen at Casa Beach, including this pup below, whose birth sac would not tear open. With help from some hungry and impatient sea gulls, this pup was finally able to escape her birth sac.


February 22, 2017 – There are 26 healthy pups. One abandoned pup has been rescued and is being cared for with hopes of his eventual release at Point Loma kelp bed.


The beach is closed, and there are seals resting on both sides of the guideline rope.