Manx Wildlife Trust said the white fluffy pups may look cute, they can be aggressive and give a "nasty bite" if approached.
Two divers exploring waters off the Isle of Man have captured amazing footage of a very friendly seal.
Colin Peters and Jim Self were diving in The Puddle close to the Calf of Man when a seal seemed to take a liking to them.
They filmed the creature playing - stroking their wetsuits and seeming to give them a hug.
They said it was an "amazing experience":
The ManxSPCA have posted videos of three seals which were rescued being set free.
The Manx Wildlife Trust have said they are hoping to rescue the seal pup if it returns.
A video posted on Big Pond Kayak's Facebook page has brought fame to a friendly seal.
The Manx Wildlife Trust have reported a 48% loss of seal pups on the Calf of Man after ex-hurricane Ophelia.
The Manx Wildlife Trust has begun seal surveys around the island's coasts for a better understanding of population.