Eeyore was rescued on 17th November 2019
Eeyore, 6-8 weeks old male grey seal pup, was rescued on 17th November 2019 from Sennen Cove near Land´s End by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) Medics and relayed to Gweek.

This pup was found malnourished and underweight at 14kgs for his age. He had some minor injuries including a small abscess on his shoulder and a small ulcer in his left eye.

Photo Credit : Cassie Plowright (BDMLR)
Eeyore - Photo Credit - Cassie Plowright (BDMLR)
Eeyore This photo left and a further one were taken on 22nd November 2019 in isolation pen 1.

Click here to watch a short video of this pup in the hospital.

It will not be too long before this pup will be moved from the hospital to the outside nursery pools for his next stage of rehabilitation.
Update - 28th December 2019 : This photo of Eeyore was taken on 28th December 2019 in the rehabilitation pool, click here to see a larger version. He currently weighs 24.5kgs.

His flipper tag ID number is SL123 (yellow).

Update - 27th January 2020 : Eeyore was released back into the wild on 23rd January 2020 at Dollar Cove.
Eeyore


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