Schubert was rescued on 11th January 2013
Gender : Male

Location of Rescue : Trevone Cove near Padstow

Age at Rescue : 10 weeks

Reason for Rescue : Slightly underweight with
a few injuries.

Photo right was taken by Mike Taylor
Photo of Schubert was taken by Mike Taylor
Schubert Update - 10th February 2013 : Schubert has been moved to the outside pool for his next stage of rehabilitation and to learn how to compete for fish with the other seals.

His flipper tag number is 128 (red).

Click here to see a large photo of Schubert taken on
1st March 2013.
Update - 3rd March 2013 : Photo above and left of Schubert were taken on 1st March 2013.

As you can see, Schubert is putting on lots of weight. Click here to see a large version of this photo.
Photo of Schubert Update - 1st May 2013 : This photo of Schubert was taken on 27th April 2013 in the convalescence pool.
He currently weighs 23kgs.

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Update - 5th June 2013 : Schubert was moved into the nursery pools along with Kayah, Axel and Buster.

The pups were all weighed on the 3rd of June 2013, but unfortunately they still do not weigh enough to be released back into the wild and need feeding up.
Photo of Schubert
Seal release photo by Paul Pocock Update - 29th June 2013 : The Cornish Seal Sanctuary discharged its last four patients of the winter 2012/13 pupping season on Friday 28th June 2013.

Animal Care Team leader Tamara Cooper and her colleagues had mixed emotions as they bid farewell to Schubert, Axel Rose, Kayah and Buster from the beach at Gwithian.

Click here to watch a wonderful video by Paul Pocock who filmed this seal 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.