Pet Shop Boys was rescued on 18th December 2018
Pet Shop Boys, 8-10 weeks old male seal pup, was rescued on 18th December 2018 from St Ives by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) Medics.

The pup was taken and treated with antibiotics and anti-inflammatories at one of BDMLR´s holding facilities until a hospital pen became available on 22nd December 2018 at Gweek.

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Pet Shop Boys
Pet Shop Boys Update - 21st February 2019 : Pet Shop Boys is in the outside pools putting on lots of weight, it will not be too long before this pup will be returned back in to wild in the coming months.

His flipper tag ID number is 341 (red).

Photo Credit - Asa Samuel
Update - 20th March 2019 : This photo of Pet Shop Boys was taken earlier in the day in the rehabilitation pool before he was released back to the wild.

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Pet Shop Boys
Seal Release - 19th March 2019 Pet Shop Boys was released back into the wild on 19th March 2019 at Porthtowan beach along with Cher, Cyndi Lauper, Pamela Anderson, Karma Chameleon and Hope.

Click here to see a selection of photos of the seal release via our flickr account.