Carlyon was rescued on 29th December 2017
Members of the public took part in a beach clean at Perranporth beach on 29th December 2017 and thought the seal pup was a black bag being battered around by the sea.

The beach clean team helped save this little exhausted 8 weeks old male seal pup.

Photo right Credit: Maxine Moustrides
Pup on the beach - Photo Credit - Maxine Moustrides
Carlyon photo taken on 31st December 2017 The people who found this pup contacted the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) team. Dan Jarvis a member of the BDMLR transportated this pup to their overnight holding facility until a hospital pen became available at Gweek the next day.

This pup has been named Carlyon.

Click here to see a larger version of this photo in the seal hospital´s isolation pen.