In scenic La Jolla Cove in San Diego, sea lions usually peacefully co-exist with swimmers, sunbathers, and surfers.

But when a woman crept in close to take a photo of a snoozing sea lion this weekend, a line was crossed in the sand.

In a video that’s gained nearly 9 million views on TikTok, dozens of beachgoers at La Jolla Cove in San Diego scrambled to get away from the marauding sea lions.

In their defense, they were there first!


These sea lions made my day yesterday #california

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