Felix was rescued on 5th December 2014
Felix, 3 week old male grey seal pup, was rescued from St Ives harbour during the early hours of 5th December 2014 by Tim Bain a member of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) team.

The pup was found to be malnourished and wounds to his body.

Photo right taken by Tim Bain of the BDMLR.
Photo of Felix taken by Tim Bain
Felix Update - 1st January 2015 : Felix is now in the nursery pool number 2 for his next stage of rehabilitation.

Felix´s flipper tag number is 56 (yellow).

Click here to see a larger version of this photo taken on 28th December 2014.
Update - 31st March 2015 : Felix is currently in the convalescent pool and putting on lots of weight.

Click here to see a larger version of this photo of Felix with another rescued seal pup called Iceman.


Update - 12th April 2015 : Felix was released back into the wild along with Stardust, Iceman, Mystique, Batman, She-Ra and Echo on 8th April 2015 at Gwithian.
Felix in the convalescent pool
Felix - photo by Sue Sayer of the Cornish Seal Group Update - 1st May 2015 : Felix was spotted at a local haul-out along the north coast of Cornwall by Sue Sayer, a member of the Cornwall Seal Group, on 23rd, 27th and 30th April 2015.

This photo right was taken by Sue Sayer.

Click here to see a larger version of this photo (left) taken on 23rd April 2015.

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.

Back