Beatrice had to endure absolute torture and excruciating pain. She is an innocent, sweet, deaf dog who did nothing to deserve the horrors forced upon her. Beatrice was surrendered by her owners in this horrific shape.
Ice plays a key role in the health of Southern Ocean marine life, providing nesting and foraging areas for penguins and seals, like these Crab Eater Seals taking a blissful summer sun bath near Cuverville Island. Sea ice is home to the algae that draws massive underwater clouds of shrimp-like krill, the chief source of food for many penguins, seals, and even whales