Valentine was rescued on 23rd October 2017
Valentine, 1-2 weeks old whitecoat female seal pup, was rescued on 23rd October 2017 from Isle of Scilly.

She had an infected umbilicus and grazes to his front flippers and chin. Weighed 11kgs.

Update - 25th October 2017 : Valentine was very poorly when she first arrived at the seal hospital, the Animal Care Team had to come in and give her special night feeds to help her get better.
Valentine
Update - 25th October 2017 : Valentine is still having some extra feeds with glucose to fatten her up as she is very small. She is doing much better now and eating the fish the animal care team are force-feeding her very willingly.
Valentine Update - 1st January 2018 : Valentine is currently in the nursery pool learning how to compete for fish with other rescued seal pups.

Valentine´s flipper ID tag number is 319 (green).

Click here to see a larger version of this photo was taken on 27th December 2017.
Update - 25th February 2018 : Valentine is in the convalescent pool for his final stage of rehabilitation.

Click here to see a larger version of this photo was taken on 23rd February 2018.
Valentine
Valentine Update - 29th March 2018 : Click here to see a larger version of this photo of Valentine taken on 26th March 2018. He will be returned to the wild in the next month or so.

Update - 29th April 2018 : Valentine along with Basset, Isabel, Towan, Hugh and Leon, were released back into the wild on 23rd April 2018 at Porthtowan beach.

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