VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Lapis Lazuli

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1868

Admitted on: 2018/07/21

Collection Site: Fraser River

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 9.1 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 56 days (1 month, 3 weeks, 4 days)

Transfer History

Received from: N/A

Mode of Transport: N/A


Release Date: 2018/09/15

Release Site: Tsawwassen Beach

Release Weight: 21.63 kg


Members of the public spotted this pup by the Port Mann Bridge. It was following them and tried to suckle on their boat.

Patient Updates

Lapis Lazuli was released after 56 days in our care.

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

Guestbook for Lapis Lazuli

  1. I’m so happy that Lapis Lazuli was released! Thank you for getting her healthy and ready to be back in the wild! 🙂

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