News Update March 2017
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Rescued Seal Pups
Jar Jar Binks, male grey seal, was rescued on 5th March 2017 from West Runton, weighing 20kgs. He had lots of blood around his mouth and suspected a facial injury or worms. He had lots of blood around his mouth and suspected a facial injury or worms.
On checking Jar Jar Binks into the hospital, it turned out he was suffering from worms. Jar Jar Binks

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.
The pup also had some hair loss from a previous pox infection. Emperor Palpatine - photo by Steph
Seal Release
Rey, Jyn, Had Han Solo and Darth Vader have completed their rehabilitation and were released back into the wild on 17th March 2017.
Click here to read the full release story with photos featured in the online Daily Eastern Newspaper. Seal Release - 17th March 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. Please call the Hunstanton SEA LIFE on 01485 533576.
Seal Pups on the beach
The Animal Care Team are 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.


Towels Always Wanted!
Animal Care Team would like to Thank everyone for donating their towels to help with the seal pups.
If anyone has any spare towels, please drop them into the reception at the Sanctuary. Thank You so much.
Towels

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.

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