|THISTLE - Rescued 14th January 2004|
|Thistle was rescued on 14th of January 2004 from Gwithian, she was approximately 5 weeks old and weighed 15kg. When Thistle arrived at the sanctuary, she was a malnourished pup with no major wounds but an obvious broken jaw, she also had a bloody discharge from her mouth.|
|Thistle now weighs 16.5kg and is self-feeding. She is on a course of anti-biotics, painkillers, multi-vits and iron. Thistle came in with a broken jaw, which was wired back together. The wire has now been removed and she will now be introduced to the water before being transferred to the nursery pools.|
|Thistle was released at Church Cove, along with Willow and Larch, on Monday 5th July 2004.|
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