Isis was rescued on 8th February 2014
Gender : Female

Location of Rescue : Porthgwarra beach in St Ives

Age at Rescue : 10 weeks old

Reason for Rescue : The pup was found to be malnourished, jaw severely swollen with wounds to her body.

The pup was rescued by members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) team and transported to the Seal Sanctuary for treatment.
Isis Upon arrival at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary´s hospital, she was put into isolation pen where a full clinical assessment was carried out by members of the Animal Care Team. The pup was prescribed antibiotics as a precaution to fight any infections she may be harbouring. The pup was named Isis.

Update - 24th February 2014 : Photos above and left of Isis were taken on 22nd February 2014 in the hospital´s isolation pen No. 3. She currently weighs 18kgs. Click here to see a larger photo of this.
Update - 31st May 2014 : As you can see from the photo Isis is looking very healthy now and put on lots of weight, she will be returned to the wild in the coming weeks.

Click here to see a larger version of this photo of Isis taken on 28th May 2014.

Isis´s flipper tag number is 52 (orange).
Update - 16th June 2014 : Isis along with Alien, Star and Cupid, were released back to the wild on 12th June 2014 at Gunwalloe.

Click here to watch a short video filmed by Paul Riley from Head & Head, the Sanctuary´s Vets in Helston.

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.