Little Miss Sunshine was rescued on 5th October 2019
Little Miss Sunshine, 10 days old female whitecoat seal pup, was rescued from a beach in St Ives Bay on 5th October 2019 by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) Medics.

The pup was monitored for at least 24 hours by BDMLR before a decision was made to rescue it, the pup must have been separated from his mum.
Little Miss Sunshine - Photo taken on 11th October 2019
Little Miss Sunshine - Photo taken on 11th October 2019 Little Miss Sunshine was taken to one of BDMLR´s holding facilities until a hospital pen became available on 11th October 2019 at Gweek.

Click here to watch a short video of this pup arriving at the hospital.
Click here or below to see a selection of photos of Little Miss Sunshine arriving at the Sanctuary´s hospital.

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Little Miss Sunshine - Photo taken on 11th October 2019
Little Miss Sunshine Update - 31st October 2019 : Little Miss Sunshine is currently in the main hospital.

She will be moved outside to the nursery pools in the next week or so for her next stage of rehabilitation and to learn how to compete for fish with other rescued seal pups.
Update - 25th November 2019 : Little Miss Sunshine is now in the outside nursery pool 2. She currently weighs 28kgs.

Flipper tag ID number is SL110 (yellow).

Photo right was taken on 22nd November 2019, click here to see a larger version of this image.
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Update - 1st January 2020 : Little Miss Sunshine was released back into the wild on 17th December 2019 at Gunwalloe along with Peppa Pig, Milo, Miss Trunchbull, Tin Tin, Captain Underpants, Jorge and Elsa.


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