Callisto was rescued on 3rd January 2014
Gender : Male

Location of Rescue : Marazion

Age at Rescue : 6 weeks old

Reason for Rescue : The pup was found to be alone and very cold on the beach. Also had respiratory infection.
The seal pup was taken to the British Divers Marine Life Rescue´s (BDMLR) temporary seal holding facility until a pen was available in the hospital at Gweek. The pup has been named Callisto. A few days later Callisto was transferred to the Cornish Seal Sanctuary and put straight into the nursery pools for rehabilitation.
Callisto Update - 20th January 2014 : Callisto has been moved to the convalescent pool.

Callisto´s flipper tag number is 234 (orange).

Update - 14th April 2014 : Click here to see a larger version of this photo of Callisto taken on 12th April 2014 in the convalescent pool.

Photos left & above were taken on 12th April 2014.
Update - 24th May 2014 : Callisto along with Rocket, Oberon and Bianca were released back into the wild on 23rd May 2014 at Gunwalloe.

Click here to see a selection of amazing photos taken by Photographer Simon Bone of the seal release.
Seal Release on 23rd May 2014

Each pup at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary can cost up to £1,000+ to rescue, rehabilitate and release,
if you would like to help by adopting a pup (Adoption £25 each pup) or make a donation towards a
pup´s rehabilitation, please click here for more details.

The staff at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary do a brilliant job and without your help, they couldn´t continue.