MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Tanzanite♂

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1810

Admitted on: 2018/06/20

Collection Site: Granville Island, Vancouver

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 6.8 kg

Patient Status: released

Release Date: 2018/09/28

Time in Care: 100 days (3 months, 1 week, 1 day)

Release Site: Brunswick Beach

Release Weight: 29.5 kg

Patient Updates

Tanzanite was released after 100 days in our care.

You can see the list of all animals released at this release in the release record.

Tanzanite has been moved to a pre-release pool! He joins tiny pups Beryl, Topaz and Garnet, and we watched him (for hours) socialize with Beryl. They seem to be getting along...

Tanzanite now eats fish like a big boy on his own!

Guestbook for Tanzanite

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