Jorge was rescued on 13th November 2019
Jorge, 2 months old male grey seal pup, was rescued on 13th November 2019 from Mawgan Porth by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) Medics.

This pup was found with corneal oedema in his right eye. Weighed 25kgs.

Jorge was taken to one of BDMLR´s holding facilities until a hospital pen became available the next day on 14th November 2019 at Gweek.

Photo Credit : Lizzi Larbalestier (BDMLR)
Jorge - Photo Credit - Lizzi Larbalestier - BDMLR
Jorge Update - 25th November 2019 : Jorge is currently in the isolation pen of the hospital. He weighs 24kgs.

This photo and a further one were taken on 22nd November 2019, click here to see a larger version of the images.

Click here to watch a short video of this pup in the hospital.
Update - 1st January 2020 : Jorge has completed his final stage of rehabilitation. He was released back into the wild on 17th December 2019 at Gunwalloe along with Peppa Pig, Little Miss Sunshine, Miss Trunchbull, Tin Tin, Captain Underpants, Milo and Elsa.

His flipper tag ID number is SL120 (yellow).


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