MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Guatamalan Ripple♀

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV18123

Admitted on: 2018/08/07

Collection Site: Cowichan Bay (IWNCC)

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 8.4 kg

Patient Status: in care

Time in Care: 99 days (3 months, 1 week, 1 day)

Current Habitat: Orca Pool

This is a pool designed to accommodate cetaceans, e. g. harbour porpoise. It is also used as the largest pre-release pool. Those who have made it this far will soon be released. They have already demonstrated that they can eat fish on their own and compete with others. Now they only need to gain a little bit of weight.

Also in Orca Pool with Guatamalan Ripple:Taconite, Glaucodot, Passion Fruit, Moon Mist, Praline, Jet, Malachite, Lawsonite

Patient Updates

'Ripple is still in a pre-release pool where she's made a lot of new friends.

Guatamalan Ripple has already made it into a pre-release pool! She's gained quite a bit of weight and is now learning to compete with other seals for fish.

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