MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1823

Admitted on: 2018/07/08

Collection Site: Ogden Point, Victoria (IWNCC)

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 12.45 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 39 days (1 month, 1 week, 1 day)

Transfer History

Received from: N/A

Mode of Transport: N/A


Release Date: 2018/08/16

Release Site: Brunswick Beach

Release Weight: 19.5 kg

Patient Updates

Pistachio was released after 39 days in our care.

"Pistachio was the first out of his kennel, but he stuck around with Tutti Frutti and Alexandrite, and they were still seen together for quite some time after first disappearing in the waves together."

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

Guestbook for Pistachio

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