Primrose was rescued on Christmas Day 2019
Primrose, 8 weeks old female grey seal pup, was rescued on Christmas Day 2019 from Watergate beach in Newquay by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) Medics.

She was found very tired, underweight at 14kgs and in need of some TLC to get her fighting fit.
Primrose - Photo credit - Lizzi Larbalestier BDMLR
Primrose - Photo credit - Lizzi Larbalestier BDMLR This pup was taken to one of BDMLR´s holding facilities until a hospital pen became available on 1st January 2020 at Gweek.


Photos Credit (left & above) : Lizzi Larbalestier (BDMLR)
Update - 1st February 2020 : Primrose is in nursery pool number 2. She is currently learning how to dive and swim for her fish during feeding time with other rescued seal pups. Currently weighs 20kgs.

Flipper tag ID number is SL138 (yellow).

This photo was taken on 31st January 2020, click here to see a larger version of this image and a further one.
Primrose
Primrose Update - 23rd February 2020 : Primrose is still in nursery pool number 2 with Mrs Claus and Hannibal.

This photo of Primrose was taken on 21st February 2020, click here to see a larger version of this image.
Update - 6th March 2020 : Primrose along with Father Christmas, Brienne of Tarth, Mrs Claus, Hannibal, Mawgan and Mog, have completed their rehabilitation and were released back into the wild on 3rd March 2020 at Dollar Cove.

Photo Credit : Denise Gent (BDMLR)
Seal Release - Photo Credit - Denise Gent - BDMLR

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