VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Porpoise

Patient ID: PP2101

Admitted on: 2021/08/01

Collection Site: White Rock

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 6.07 kg

Patient Status: deceased

Date of Death: 2021/08/01

Time in Care: 0 days

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: MMR Ambulance


The rescue centre responded to a report of a stranded neonate harbour porpoise. Unfortunately, despite a rapid response by rescue centre staff and their best efforts to save its life, the animal did not survive transport and died on the way to the rescue centre.

Patient Updates

Hammy died on 2021/08/01 after 0 days in our care.

Guestbook for Hammy

  1. Dear Hammy, Iā€™m so sorry your life was cut short too soon. RIP little
    One. ā¤ļø

  2. So sad to see you passed away precious Hammy. You are the first porpoise I’ve seen be rescued and i’m sorry you didn’t make it. I know they had a huge welcome party for you in Marine Mammal Heaven, rest in peace.

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