A young grey seal found entangled in monofilament net has suffered an agonising death in Shetland despite efforts to save it.
Hillswick Wildlife Sanctuary
This adorable seal pup is doing well after being nursed to health by staff at a Shetland wildlife sanctuary.
Hillswick Wildlife Sanctuary was on hand to rescue a seal which was caught up in fishing line at Toft pier in Shetland's north mainland earlier this week.
A Shetland woman has been honoured for her tireless wildlife rescue efforts.