Snow Leopard was rescued on 12th December 2016
Snow Leopard, 6 weeks old male grey seal pup, was rescued on 12th December 2016 from Porthgwidden beach at St Ives by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) team.

He was found to be malmourished with a deep wound on his right flipper. The seal pup was transported to BDMLR´s temporary seal holding facility overnight and then the next day to the seal hospital for treatment and rehabilitation.
Snow Leopard
Snow Leopard Update - 31st December 2016 : Snow Leopard is still in the hospital pen 1, once he has gained weight and the wound heals, he will be moved down to the outside nursery pool for the next stage of rehabilitation. The pup currently weighs 18.5kgs.

Snow Leopard´s flipper tag number is 320 (white).

Click here to see a larger version of this and above photos taken on 28th December 2016.