Raccoon was rescued on 8th January 2017
Raccoon, male grey seal pup, was rescued on 8th January 2017 from Looe.

The pup was found malnourished with an upper respiratory infection and deep wound on right rear flipper.

Update - 1st March 2017 : Raccoon is currently in the convalescent pool for his final stage of rehabilitation, he just needs to put on a few more pounds before being released back to the wild.

His flipper tag number is 330 (white).
Raccoon - Photo by Zoe Morris
Seal Release - 17th April 2017 Update - 9th April 2017 : Raccoon is in the outside rehab pool with three other rescued pups Pangolin, Porcupine and Turkey. These will be released back to the wild in the next month or so.

Update - 1st May 2017 : Raccoon along with Little Donkey, Turkey, Koala and Boa were released back to the wild on 17th April 2017.