SPINGO - Rescued on 28th December 2005

Spingo, a rescued grey seal pup.  Photo was taken by Rachael VineSpingo was rescued on the 28th of December 2005 from Mousehole. He is around 6 weeks old and weighed 16kilos. He was dehydrated and bad breathing problems. He was given antibiotics for the chest infection, which has now cleared up. He is also being treated for worms.
Update: Photo was taken of Spingo on 20th of May 2006 in the convalescence pool.

Spingo´s flipper (light green) tag number is 28.
Photo was taken of Spingo on 20th of May 2006 in the convalescence pool. Spingo's flipper (light green) tag number is 28.

Update: 14th July 2006 - Spingo was released back into the wild along with Pacific, Bock and Smuggler at Porthtowan at 6.30am on 12th of July 2006.

To see photos of the release, click on the following link to take you to Karl Wheston´s website www.karlw.fotopic.net

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