MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Dwayne Johnson

Patient Record

Nickname: The Rockfish

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1903

Admitted on: 2019/05/02

Collection Site: Prince Rupert

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; disturbance

Weight at Admission: 8.2 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 85 days (2 months, 3 weeks, 3 days)

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: Pacific Coastal Airlines

Release

Release Date: 2019/07/26

Release Site: Prince Rupert

Release Weight: 26 kg

Story

Dwayne "The Rockfish" Johnson is the first pup of the season!

Patient Updates

We're gonna miss this handsome young man. He's ready to go home after several months of rehab. He has reached a healthy release weight and is as fit as a juvenile harbour seal pup could be!

Dwayne spends more time in the water than hauled out. He's gained a lot of weight and is looking fantastic. He'll probably be released soon...

Dwayne has been moved to a pre-release pool. He is eating well on his own, and diving for fish thrown into the pool.

Dwayne is very curious and alert, doing well during his tube-feeds and enjoying his baths. He's also beginning to lose his lanugo, the soft hair still covering most of his body.

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We rescue, rehabilitate and release 100-150 animals like Dwayne Johnson every year. You can support our important mission by symbolically adopting Dwayne Johnson today with a small donation to the rescue centre.

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