Miss Trunchbull was rescued on 24th October 2019
Miss Trunchbull, 4-6 weeks old female grey seal pup, was rescued on 24th October 2019 from St Just by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) Medics.

This seal pup was found dehydrated, high temperature and superficial wound to front left flipper. Weighed 17kgs.

Photo Credit: Andy Cowie (BDMLR)
Miss Trunchbull - Photo credit - Andy Cowie
Miss Trunchbull in the hospital Miss Trunchbull was taken to one of BDMLR´s holding facilities until a hospital pen became available on 4th November 2019 at Gweek.

Update - 7th November 2019 : Miss Trunchbull is currently in the hospital.

She will be moved down to the outside nursery pools in the next week or so for her next stage of rehabilitation.
Update - 19th November 2019 : Miss Trunchbull, don´t worry she isn´t mean like her namesake!

She is now down in the rehabiltation pool with some of the other rescued seal pups.
Miss Trunchbull in the rehab pool
Miss Trunchbull in the rehab pool Update - 25th November 2019 : Miss Trunchbull currently weighs 23.5 kgs.

Her flipper ID tag number is SL114 (yellow).

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