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Monday 29 May 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# seal rescue ireland

All time
# Where's Wally?
Wally the Walrus spotted in Iceland 'on journey home to the Arctic'
Wally was spotted over 1,400 km away from his last known location in West Cork.
# washed up
Reports of dead seals on coasts doubled in 2020, charity says
Seal Rescue Ireland received 202 reports of dead seals around Ireland last year.
# washed up
Why are headless seals washing up on Irish beaches?
Recent discoveries have prompted suspicion from members of the public and environmental groups.
# good flippin news
'Wetsuit mums' bring comfort to dozens of orphaned seal pups in Co Wexford
The injured or orphaned pups are comforted by the “fake mums” which are made from old wetsuits.
# seal rescue ireland
So, what do all the seals at Seal Rescue Ireland get up to over Christmas?
They’re the only dedicated seal rehab centre in the Republic of Ireland.
# The Fishman
'I’ve had a lot of luck, and Sammy is probably one of the luckiest things that has happened'
We speak to Alan Hegarty about his business – and his unlikely mascot.
# the big shop
Thumper the seal, brass band coats and wheels for Liv - here's what happens to those Tesco blue tokens
In case you were wondering.