Another Sea Lion Rescue, This Time From Under a Car

A sea lion pup named Rubbish was rescued from beneath a car in San Francisco. Rubbish's rescue is the most recent in an uptick of sea lions in trouble.

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The Marine Mammal Center
California sea lion pup Rubbish was rescued this morning, April 30, 2015, but this was not his first rescue. In February 2015, he was rehabilitated at The Marine Mammal Center.
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The Marine Mammal Center
Rubbish, a sea lion pup, hides beneath a car in San Francisco awaiting rescue, April 30, 2015.
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The Marine Mammal Center
With the help of a net, police officers from the San Francisco Police Dept., and a carrying crate, Rubbish was brought to the The Marine Mammal Center.
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The Marine Mammal Center
Rubbish, the sea lion pup, was brought in to the The Marine Mammal Center for rehabilitation.
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The Marine Mammal Center
The San Francisco Police Department assisted in rescuing Rubbish from under a car.
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The Marine Mammal Center
California has been facing issues with starving sea lions washing ashore, too weak to swim back.
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Sarah van Schagen, The Marine Mammal Center
Rubbish, the sea lion, rehabilitated at The Marine Mammal Center.
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The pup named Rubbish is the latest sea lion rescue in California, which is seeing large numbers of starving sea lions wash ashore.
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