Salty, the Hijacked Harbor Seal (television) Television show; aired on December 17, 1972. Directed by Harry Tytle. A biologist helps save a young seal who was caught in a fishing net, but the seal hides in a small boat, not knowing that it is about to be towed far from the bay. The seal causes all sorts of trouble, until the biologist takes him back to the bay. Stars John Waugh, Doug Grey, Lance Rasmussen, Bud Sheble, Hal Stein.