Beta was rescued on 22nd January 2018
Beta, 12 weeks old male seal pup, was rescued on 22nd January 2018 from Porthminster beach, St Ives by some members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) team.

This pup was found with wounds to his body, underweight at 15kgs and also had a slightly high temperature.

The pup was taken and treated at one of BDMLR´s holding facilities until a hospital pen became available at Gweek on 8th February 2018.
Beta Update - 25th February 2018 : Beta was moved down to the outside nursery pool for his next stage of rehabilitation and to learn how to compete for fish with other rescued seal pups.

Beta´s flipper tag number is 363 (green).

These photos above and left were taken on 23rd February 2018, click here to see a larger version of these.