Spud was rescued on 5th February 2021
Spud, 4 months old male grey seal pup, was rescued on 5th February 2021 from Watergate Bay in Newquay by marine mammal medics from the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR).

Update - 1st March 2021 Spud is currently in the rehabilitation pool and weighs 28.5kgs, it will not be too long before he is released back into the wild.

His flipper tag ID number is SL136 (green).
Seal Release - 17th March 2021 Update - 18th March 2021 : Spud along with Mayonnaise, Fish Fingers, Pie and Egg have completed their rehabilitation and were released back into the wild on 17th March 2021 at Dollar Cove.

Click here to watch a short video of the seal release.