VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1877

Admitted on: 2018/07/23

Collection Site: Willow's Beach (Wild Arc)

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; emaciated

Weight at Admission: 7.55 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 67 days (2 months, 6 days)

Transfer History

Received from: N/A

Mode of Transport: N/A


Release Date: 2018/09/28

Release Site: Brunswick Beach

Release Weight: 22.95 kg

Patient Updates

Sunstone was released after 67 days in our care.

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

Sunstone is looking great in her pre-release pool!

Sunstone's been in and out of a pre-release pool, but now he's back and looking better than ever!

Sunstone eats fish all on his own like a big boy and his wounds are healing up nicely.

Sunstone is very bright, alert and responsive. She is very cooperative for feeds and overall is gaining weight rapidly.

Guestbook for Sunstone

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