April, rescued seal pup - photo was taken on 23/09/2005 by Joyce WilliamsApril arrived from the RSPCA centre at West Hatch this week (w/e 11th of June 2005) and was put into the nursery pool with Bubbles and Gannel. She has still not learnt to feed herself and has lost a little weight but the animal care team has been supplementing her with a few fish each day to remind April what fish are for and encourage her to feed herself.
Update: 21st November 2005 - April, wearing hat tag number 58, along with Briannock, wearing hat tag number 57, were released back into the wild at Porthtowan on 14th of November 2005. Both went without a backward glance.