MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

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Olive Ridley Sea Turtle

Berni's species is usually found only in warmer waters. He was rescued by members of the public at Port Alberni (Vancouver Island) and appeared to be "cold-stunned", lethargic and unable to forage.


Sea Otter

Joey is an orphaned male sea otter pup; rescued near Kyuquot after being discovered by a member of the public. Believed to be just 10 days old, he weighed just 1.76 kg when he was admitted.


Northern Fur Seal

Employees of the Mowi salmon farm spotted Mo swimming irregularly in waters near Hardwicke Island. She was observed unable to dive and floating sideways.

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# Name Species Admitted Collection Site Reason for Admission
PV2082 Guadalupe Harbour Seal 2020/09/07 Stanley Park Lethargic; Failure to Thrive 5 deceased
PV2081 Bob (Hang Glider) Harbour Seal 2020/09/07 Thetis Island Emaciated; Wounds; Upper respiratory 7 in care
EL2002 Arlo Sea Otter 2020/09/05 Long Beach, Pacific Rim National Park Reserve Non-ambulatory; unable to move hind limbs 41 deceased
PV2080 Moki Harbour Seal 2020/08/28 West Vancouver Emaciated; Failure to Thrive; Dehydrated 1 7 in care
PV2079 Zuzu (Firetruck) Harbour Seal 2020/08/24 Crofton Dehydrated; Emaciated; Lethargic 1 6 in care

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