Willy Wonka was rescued on 23rd February 2020
Willy Wonka, male grey seal pup, was rescued on 23rd February 2020 from Sennen beach by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) Medics.

The pup had an oedema left eye, audible breathing, snotty and superficial puncture wounds to his right flipper.
Willy Wonka
Willy Wonka Update - 22nd March 2020 : Willy Wonka is now in the outside nursery pool for his next stage of rehabilitation and to learn how to compete for fish during feeding time.

His flipper tag ID number is 149 (yellow).

This photo of Willy Wonka was taken on 21st March 2020.
Update - 2nd April 2020 : Willy Wonka along with Captain Hook, Elmer and Frida were released back into the wild on 1st April 2020 at Dollar Cove.

Click here to watch a short video of the seal release.
Seal Pups release - 1st April 2020

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