Mantis Shrimp was rescued on 12th January 2017
Mantis Shrimp, female grey seal pup, was rescued on 12th January 2017 from Sandy Cove, Newlyn.

The pup was found with a respiratory infection and malnourished.
Mantis Shrimp - Photo by Zoe Morris
Update - 1st March 2017 : Mantis Shrimp is currently in nursery pool 4 with two other rescued seal pups Gibbon and Koala. She is doing really well and putting on lots weight.

Mantis Shrimp´s flipper tag number is 333 (white).

Update - 9th April 2017 : Mantis Shrimp is still in the convalescent pool and putting on lots of weight before being returned to the wild in the next month or so.