Lyra was rescued on 3rd November 2019
Lyra, 8-10 weeks old female grey seal pup, was rescued on 3rd November 2019 from Mawgan Porth by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) Medics.

This pup was found underweight for her age and dehydrated. Weighed 13kgs.

Lyra was taken to one of BDMLR´s holding facilities until a hospital pen became available on 8th November 2019 at Gweek.
Lyra Update - 25th November 2019 : Lyra is currently in the outside nursery pool number 1 with another rescued seal pup. He weighs 23kgs.

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

Flipper tag ID number is SL116 (yellow).
Update - 30th December 2019 : Lyra is now in the rehabilitation pool and weighs 37kgs.

This photo was taken on 28th December 2019, click here to see a larger version of image.
Seal Release - 31st December 2019 Update - 1st January 2020 : Lyra was released back into the wild on 30th December 2019 at Dollar Cove along with Hungry Caterpillar, Pippin, Smegol, Pablo, Katniss and Noddy.

Lyra was a bit reluctant to leave the comfort of the trailer as the sea looked threatening but it wasn´t too long before she was...gone!