September 14, 2011
How incredibly cute is this little guy!
His baby face and the tears streaming from its eyes are triggering a very strong response in me!
The baby dugong is badly hurt, separated from his mom in Australia. He was facing an uphill battle — requiring around-the-clock feeding and attention. But he pulls through.
According to anatomists, dugongs are more closely related to elephants than they are to other sea mammals!