Emperor Palpatine was rescued on 14th March 2017
Emperor Palpatine, male grey seal, came in on 14th March 2017 from Eccles On Sea, weighing 30kgs.

He has a nasty lungworm case with some wounds to his back flippers and some hair loss from a previous pox infection.

Photo credit: Steph (BDMLR medic).
Emperor Palpatine
Emperor Palpatine Update - 23rd March 2017 : Emperor Palpatine is doing well and is certainly very feisty.

Hopefully the Animal Care team will be able to release him sometime next month as he is already very large and aggressive!

Update - 16th April 2017 : Emperor Palpatine is still in the hospital´s pen.     Click here to see a larger version of this photo taken on 15th April 2017.
Update - 29th April 2017 : Emperor Palpatine is still in the hospital´s pen.

Click here to see a larger version of this photo taken on 26th April 2017.

Update - 12th May 2017 : Emperor Palpatine was released back into the wild on 10th May 2017.
Emperor Palpatine


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