The seal animal rescuers named 'Pup 49' is adjusting to life without one of her two hind flippers after veterinarians at the Mystic Aquarium performed an amputation to prevent an infection from spreading throughout her body.The harbor seal pup was the victim of a brutal attack by an older seal that left deep wounds all over her body. Now healthy and happy Pup 49 is learning how to live again.
Learning How To Swim Again
Mystic Aquarium veterinarian Allison D. Tuttle
Happy swimming Pup 49
Adorable Moment.! Plucky seal pup learns to swim again after vets remove flipper to save her life.