MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV18144

Admitted on: 2018/08/15

Collection Site: Coal Island (IWNCC)

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; umbilical hernia

Weight at Admission: 10.55 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 61 days (2 months)

Transfer History

Received from: N/A

Mode of Transport: N/A


Release Date: 2018/10/15

Release Site: Whytecliff Park

Release Weight: 26.1 kg

Patient Updates

Marshmallow was released after 61 days in our care.

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

Marshmallow took her first weaner fish today like a champ! She seems eager to get on her fish diet.

Marshmallow had an umbilical hernia surgery at Gulf Island Veterinary Clinic and is doing well. Her surgical site is healing nicely. She is a very vocal and a very sweet pup.

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