Katniss was rescued on 16th November 2019
Katniss, 2 months old female grey seal pup, was rescued on 16th November 2019 from Rame Head, Whitsand, by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) Medics.

This pup was found underweight, dehydrated, open fracture on her rear right flipper. Lacerations on back. Weighed 13kgs.

Katniss was taken to one of BDMLR´s holding facilities until a hospital pen became available the next day on 17th November 2019 at Gweek.
Katniss
Katniss Update - 25th November 2019 : Katniss is currently in the hospital pen 1. As soon as she finishes her treatment, Katniss will be moved to the outside nursery pools for her next stage rehabilitation. Katniss weighs 15kgs.

Photos left and above were taken on 22nd November 2019, click on the photos to see a larger version of image.

Click here to watch a short video of this pup in the hospital.
Update - 30th December 2019 : Katniss is currently in the nursery pool 1 and weighs 32kgs.

Flipper ID tag number is SL121 (yellow).

This photo of Katniss was taken on 27th December 2019, click here to see a larger version of this image.
Katniss
Seal Release - 31st December 2019 Update - 1st January 2020 : Katniss was released back into the wild on 30th December 2019 at Dollar Cove along with Hungry Caterpillar, Lyra, Smegol, Pablo, Pippin and Noddy.

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