A sea lion was harassed, nipped and driven into the sea by a
dog on Otago Peninsula this week.
Concerned Irish tourists contacted Senior Constable Lox
Kellas, of Portobello, after witnessing the incident on
The incident had been reported to the Department of
Conservation, Snr Const Kellas said.
While dog owners were permitted to walk their dogs on the
beach, they needed to be mindful of other animals in the