Geoffrey was rescued on 7th October 2017
Geoffrey, 3-4 weeks old male grey seal pup, was rescued on 7th October 2017 from St Ives Bay. He was found with a very swollen left side of his face.

His mother looked after him well as he weighed 29kg! (the biggest the Animal Care Team have in at the moment!)

Update - 22nd October 2017 : Geoffrey is currently on treatment for an infection and the team are working hard to make him feel better.
Update - 30th October 2017 : Geoffrey is feeding for himself and was moved down to the outside nursery pools on the 23rd of October 2017. He is enjoying sharing the nursery pool with Jinny and Verity.

Geoffrey is improving and needs to compete for fish well before being moved to the convalescent pool.
Geoffrey Update - 1st January 2018 : Geoffrey is currently in the convalescent pool for his final stage of rehabilitation before he is released back into the wild in the month or so.

Geoffrey´s flipper ID tag number is 314 (green).

Click here to see a larger version of this photo was taken on 27th December 2017.
Update - 15th January 2018 : Geoffrey along with Agatha, Verity, Captain, Demelza and Jinny, was released back to the wild on 7th January 2018 at Gunwalloe.
Update - 25th February 2018 : Geoffrey has been re-rescued by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue medics after being found on the beach at Gorran Haven. He has grazes on his front flippers and chin, and a swollen rear flipper. Geoffrey currently weighs 17kgs.

Click here to see a larger version of this photo was taken on 23rd February 2018 in the hospital isolation pen.
Geoffrey in the hospital on 25th March 2018 Update - 29th March 2018 : Geoffrey had a course of treatment and is feeling much better now. Hopefully he will join the seals in the outdoor pools soon. He currently weighs 19kgs.

Click here to see a larger version of this photo taken on 25th March 2018 in the hospital pen number 4.
Update - 29th April 2018 : Geoffrey is now in the outside convalescent pool putting on lots of weight, he currently weighs 28.5kgs. It will not be too long before this pup is returned back into the wild again.

Click here to see a larger version of this photo taken on 27th April 2018.

Update - 9th May 2018 : Geoffrey along with Morwenna, Nick, Singer and Fortune, were released back into the wild on 8th May 2018 at Dollar Cove beach.
Geoffrey in the convalescent pool on 27th April 2018