News Update June 2017

The common seal rescue season started earlier this month, below are some of the pups currently in the seal hospital. All so cute! Please spare a thought for members of Animal Care Team who are working shifts around the clock to feed these pups during day and night.

The lovely Animal Care Team decided to raise awareness of endangered animals around the world by naming each rescued pup after a different endangered species.
Ridley was rescued on 13th June 2017
Natterjack was rescued on 20th June 2017
Hector was rescued on 20th June 2017
Dusky was rescued on 22nd June 2017
Blue was rescued on 24th June 2017
Leatherback was rescued on 24th June 2017
Adopt a Seal Pup
A special way to honour a birthday, special occasion or to commemorate the life of a loved one, while supporting an important cause.

Why not adopt a seal pup or a creature and help to maintain the first class animal care at the Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary. Please click here for more details.
If You Discover a Seal Pup in the Wild!
If you should discover a seal pup that seems to be in distress, or is alone, what you do next could mean the difference between life and death for the animal.

DO keep your distance;
DON´T attempt to handle the pup;
DON´T attempt to put the pup in the sea;
DON´T ignore the situation;
DO tell the appropriate organisation.
Call the Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary on 01485 533576.
The animal care team is on call around the clock to race to the rescue of seal pups in trouble anywhere around the coast. Back at the Sanctuary, pups receive expert veterinary care and are gradually weaned from a liquid diet to whole fish in the purpose built hospital. Then it´s to the outdoor pools to gain weight and build strength and stamina ready to resume life in the wild.

Click here to find out more about if you discover a seal pup in the wild.

Baby Chick Humboldt Penguin!

This photo of "Fluffy McFluffyface" was taken on 25th June 2017 at 7½ weeks old.

The good news is that the chick is starting to venture out into the penguin enclosure with the watchful eyes of mum and dad.

In the next few weeks the Animal Care Team will be able to confirm whether the chick is a boy or girl.
Penguin Chick
Save Money on your Admission Tickets
Don´t forget to purchase your entrance tickets for single admission tickets, family tickets, group tickets, school bookings, etc., on-line in advance and Save up to 30%.

Plus you can also purchase SEA LIFE Annual Passes and Merlin Annual Passes.

When you click here or on the above link, it will take you through to Merlin Entertainments´
official booking website for Hunstanton SEA LIFE for the Best Price Guarantee.

A Frequent Question: I´m on holiday in the area and can´t print my entrance tickets.
Answer: Please click here for more details about printing tickets.

This news update has been put together by volunteers/supporters of the Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary.