Polurrian was rescued on 11th October 2018
Polurrian, 3 weeks old male grey seal pup, was rescued on 11th October 2018 from Widemouth Bay, 3 miles south of Bude along the Atlantic coast of Cornwall, by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) Medics.

This pup was found with lots of very sore bite wounds on flippers and body (hence the blue antibiotic spray!).

Photo Credit: Ado Shorland - BDMLR
Polurrian - Photo Credit: Ado Shorland - BDMLR
Polurrian Update - 18th October 2018 : After a few days in the Seal Sanctuary´s hospital, the pup was started on rehydration fluids.

Polurrian is a big seal with plenty of attitude - he had a rough start to life but is very brave when the Animal Care Team clean his wounds.
Update - 28th October 2018 : Polurrian is in the nursery pool 4 with another rescued seal pup called Care Bear, for his next stage rehabilitation and to learn how to compete for fish during feeding time. He currently weighs 34kgs.

Polurrian´s flipper ID tag number is 307 (red).

Click here to see a larger version of this photo was taken on 26th October 2018.
Polurrian
Polurrian Update - 25th November 2018 : Polurrian is in the convalescent pool for his final stage rehabilitation, he will be returned to the wild in the next month or so. He currently weighs 32kgs.

Click here to see a larger version of this photo was taken on 24th November 2018.
Update - 1st January 2019 : Polurrian was returned to the wild on 27th December 2018 at Porthtowan beach along with other rescued seal pups, Terminator, Blondie, David Bowie, Care Bears and Wham.


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