- Celtic (culture)
- Aquatic (attribute)
- Friendly and Dangerous (behaviour)
These are seals that can transform into humans to come onto land. They do this by removing their skins which they leave behind rocks. There are many stories from the Shetland Islands of Scotland of the Selkie and the king of Selkies the Great Selkie of Sule Skerry.
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