Cabbage Patch Kid was rescued on 30th December 2018
Cabbage Patch Kid, 5/6 weeks old male seal pup, was rescued on 30th December 2018 from St Ives by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) Medics.

This pup was found very malnourished.

He looks very small and weak at the moment but after a few days he will look more perky.
Cabbage Patch Kid
Cabbage Patch Kid Update - 30th January 2019 : Cabbage Patch Kid is now in the outside nursery pool and putting on weight, it will not be too long before he is returned back into the wild in the next month or so.

His flipper tag ID number is 346 (red).
Update - 20th March 2019 : This photo of Cabbage Patch Kid was taken on 19th March 2019 in the convalescent pool.

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Cabbage Patch Kid
Seal Release - 2nd April 2019 Update - 3rd April 2019 : Cabbage Patch Kid was released back into the wild on 2nd April 2019 at Dollar Cove along with Prince, Dip Dab, Perm and John Deacon.