Anglers who fish near sea lions know better than to let their guard down around the aquatic mammals. We’re willing to bet this man wished he kept a better grip on his hard-won Dorado, but he hardly saw the thief coming.

According to the video, the sea lion is well-known to locals, who have named him Pancho.

Image screenshot of video by asobonline on YouTube

  • sjhsd

    He’s lucky. Did you see how close it came to grabbing/biting his wrist?

  • Ruby

    The pelican isn’t phased. Hahahahaha!