Snakes & Ladders was rescued on 31st December 2015
Snakes & Ladders, approx. 8 weeks old female grey seal pup, was rescued on the 31st December 2015 from Portreath beach by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) team. She came in malnourished and wounds to her body.

The seal pup was taken to the BDMLR´s temporary seal holding facility until a pen was available in the hospital at Gweek. A few days later she was transferred to the Sanctuary´s hospital.

Photo is of Snakes & Ladders in the nursery pool.

Update - 1st April 2016 : Snakes & Ladders has completed her rehabilitation in the nursery and convalescent pools at the Seal Sanctuary and will be released back to the wild in the next few weeks.
Pup named Snakes and Ladders in the nursery pool
Update - 3rd May 2016 : Snakes & Ladders along with Labrinth, Cribbage, Solitaire, Hex, Articulate and Guess Who have completed their rehabilitation at the Seal Sanctuary and were released back into the wild on 27th April 2016 at Gwithian.     This pup´s flipper tag number is 88 (blue).