VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Mint Chip

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1870

Admitted on: 2018/07/22

Collection Site: Cowichan Bay (IWNCC)

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 9.35 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 63 days (2 months, 2 days)

Transfer History

Received from: N/A

Mode of Transport: N/A


Release Date: 2018/09/23

Release Site: Blackie Spit Park, Surrey

Release Weight: 23.65 kg

Patient Updates

Mint Chip was released after 63 days in our care.

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

Mint Chip is already in the largest pre-release pool! That means he'll soon be released back into his natural home.

Mint Chip has left quarantine and was paired with Jet when we checked in on him.

Guestbook for Mint Chip

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