Bananarama was rescued on 24th August 2018
Bananarama, eight months old female grey seal pup, was rescued on 24th August 2018 from Trevellas Cove near St Agnes by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) Medics.

This seal pup was malnourished, suspected parasitic pneumonia, bite wounds to her flippers and scarred right eye from an old injury.
Bananarama
Bananarama Update - 2nd September 2018 : Bananarama was moved down to the outside nursery pool on 31st August 2018 for her next stage of rehabilitation.

It will not be too long before she is released back into the wild.

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Bananarama enjoying looking at the visitors in the underwater viewing window in the nursery pool.

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Her flipper ID tag number is 300 (Red).
Bananarama
Bananarama Update - 28th October 2018 : Bananarama is now in the convalescent pool for her final stage of rehabilitation.

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Update - 25th November 2018 : Bananarama will be returned to the wild in the next month or so. She currently weighs 40kgs.

Click here to see a larger version of this photo taken on 24th November 2018.
Bananarama


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