Are Male Seal Lions Getting Lazy?

By: Hailey Loranca

For the last couple of years male sea lions have been relying more on their mothers for food shelter and milk. The female sea lions have been more independent. Scientists are saying the males are getting more lazy and giving up. Is it because of what they are eating or because of how they are raised or just simply because they are just plain lazy?

Scientist have been trying to figure out why these male sea lions are giving up. They are also facing another problem. Have the female and male sea lions switched roles?