Bat was rescued on 25th November 2016
Bat, 6 weeks old female grey seal pup, was rescued on 25th November 2016 at Sennon Cove by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) team.

He was found to be malmourished. The pup was transported back to the seal hospital for rehabilitation.
Bat
Bat Update - 1st January 2017 : Bat has been moved down from the hospital where she had received treatment. She is gaining weight and learning how to compete for fish with other rescued seal pups in the nursery pool before moving to the convalescent pool for her final stage of rehabilitation.

Bat´s flipper tag number is 314 (white).

Click here to see a larger version of this and above photos taken on 27th December 2016 in the nursery pool.
Update - 1st March 2017 : Bat is currently in the convalescent pool for her final stage of rehabilitation and will be released back into the during the next 2 months.
Update - 9th April 2017 : Bat is still in the convalescent pool and putting on lots of weight before being returned to the wild in the coming month or so.

Update - 29th April 2017 : This photo of Bat with her seal friends in the rehab pool was taken by John, Paul, Ruth and Maddie Gore during their visit on 25th April 2017.
Rehab Pool - photo by John, Paul, Ruth and Maddie Gore
Seal Release - 25th April 2017 Update - 29th April 2017 : Bat along with Shark, Porcupine, Octopus, Pangolin and Goose were released back into the wild on 26th April 2017 at Gwithian beach.

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