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    Seal Rescue Ireland

    On a recent trip, I stumbled across Seal Rescue Ireland, a national charity that rescues and rehabilitates sick, injured and orphaned seal pups and inspires ocean conservation. It’s located in Courtown, Co Wexford. According to the visitor signs displayed by the kennels, when a seal is first admitted to Seal Rescue Ireland, they are placed into an off display Intensive Care Unit. This is like the behind the scenes where staff carry out treatment on the seals. Once the pup is healthy enough for a larger space, they are moved into the kennels we the public can see. The kennels are furnished with rubber mats for comfort, a heating source…