If you're anything like me, you haven't really put much thought into how someone might determine the weight of a single animal. In fact, I never actually considered it before today.
But animals, particularly those in captivity, have to be weighed regularly to monitor their health and their growth. And it's certainly not as easy as asking a seal to hop up on a scale for a quick second.
In fact, animal care workers have to get pretty clever when it comes to finding out how much a creature weighs. Some of the tricks they use are super creative while others are just downright adorable. Check them out below!