Fortune was rescued on 9th December 2017
Fortune, 5 weeks old female seal pup, was rescued on 9th December 2017 from Vault beach near Gorran Haven.

This pup was malnourished and superficial wounds to her body.

Fortune came to the sanctuary from British Divers Marine Life Rescue´s (BDMLR) holding facility overnight and arrived on the 12th of December 2017. She was malnourished at 12.5kgs but bright and alert. She had superficial wounds. The vet prescribed antibiotics and anti-inflammatory painkillers.
Photo of Fortune taken on 28th December 2017 Update - 31st December 2017 : Fortune was moved down to the outside nursery pools on 28th December 2017 for her next stage of rehabilitation and to learn how to compete for fish with other rescued seal pups. She weighs 15kgs.

Fortune´s flipper ID tag number is 338 (green).

Click here to see a larger version of this photo was taken on 28th December 2017 and a further one on 27th December 2017 in the hospital. Click here to watch a short video of Fortune.