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Thursday, 14 May 2009

Lucky seahorse is found in garden miles inland

This seahorse came up smelling of roses at Chickerell in Weymouth.

The marine creature, believed to be three or four years old, was found by chance in a garden miles inland.

The long-snouted seahorse, which is native to British waters and is endangered, was alive but in desperate need of help.

Staff at Weymouth’s Sealife Park believe the animal may have been dropped by a bird and are now nursing it back to health in a darkened aquarium.

READ MORE - Source: Dorset Echo Thursday 14th May 2009

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