VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium 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: released

Time in Care: 102 days (3 months, 1 week, 3 days)

Transfer History

Received from: N/A

Mode of Transport: N/A


Release Date: 2018/11/17

Release Site: Blackie Spit Park

Release Weight: 27.4 kg

Patient Updates

Guatamalan Ripple was released after 102 days in our care.

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

'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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