MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Swimmy Fallon

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV19106

Admitted on: 2019/09/01

Collection Site: Merville

Reason for Admission: Emaciated

Weight at Admission: 8.9 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 107 days (3 months, 2 weeks, 1 day)

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: Pacific Coastal Airlines


Release Date: 2019/12/17

Release Site: Blackie Spit Park, Surrey

Release Weight: 31 kg

Patient Updates

Swimmy Fallon was released after 107 days in our care.

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

Swimmy has already made it into a big pool!

Swimmy earned his reputation as "not so swimmy" Swimmy Fallon as he doesn't really seem to like water that much at all. During swims he just sits in his tub, waiting for it to be over. Well, he'll figure out how to be a seal eventually. He just needs some time...

Guestbook for Swimmy Fallon

  1. You do a great job, and I LOVE your names selections! I’m glad Swimmy is doing well.

    Joan Boase

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