Duran Duran was rescued on 12th November 2018
Duran Duran, 8 weeks old male seal pup, was rescued on 12th November 2018 from Hayle beach.

This pup was found underweight, weighing only 14kgs, malnourished with monofilament entangled around his neck. Luckily the monofilament had not yet caused any harm, and the Animal Care team was able to remove it safely.

Click here to see a larger version of this photo taken on 23rd November 2018 in the hospital.
Duran Duran
Duran Duran Update - 1st January 2019 : Duran Duran has completed his rehabilitation and was returned to the wild on 31st December 2018 at Porthtowan along with other rescued seal pups, Billie Jean, David Hasselhoff, Queen, John McClane and Scrunchie.

Click here to see a selection of photos of the seal release.

Duran Duran´s flipper ID tag number is 322 (red).