VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Cotton Candy

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1843

Admitted on: 2018/07/15

Collection Site: Pender Island (IWNCC)

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; emaciated

Weight at Admission: 8.6 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 53 days (1 month, 3 weeks, 1 day)

Transfer History

Received from: N/A

Mode of Transport: N/A


Release Date: 2018/09/06

Release Site: Porteau Cove

Release Weight: 17.8 kg

Patient Updates

Cotton Candy was released after 53 days in our care.

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

Cotton Candy has done well! She has gained weight, mastered fish school and is now in a pre-release pool. She is currently learning to compete for fish with other harbour seals...

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