Indus was rescued on 5th November 2013
Indus, a female juvenile seal, was rescued from Polzeath on 5th November 2013 and taken to the RSPCA´s West Hatch Wildlife Centre in Taunton, Somerset, for treatment.

The pup was transferred to the Cornish Seal Sanctuary for her next stage of rehabilitation, to learn how to compete for fish with other seals. Hopefully Indus will be released back into the wild in the next month or so.

Indus´s flipper tag number is 80071 (orange).
Photo of Indus Photos above and left of Indus were taken on 29th December 2013.

Click here to see a larger photo of Indus in the rehabilitation pool.

Update - 20th February 2014 : Indus along with Miranda, Mars, Moon, Orion and Crater were returned to the wild on 17th February 2014 at Carbis Bay.

Click here to watch a short video of the release.

Each pup at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary can cost up to £1,000+ to rescue, rehabilitate and release, if you would like to help by adopting a pup (Adoption £25 each pup) or make a donation towards a pup´s rehabilitation,
please click here for more details.

The staff at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary do a brilliant job and without your help, they couldn´t continue.