Kylie is tiny... but those vocals!
Species: Harbour Seal
Patient ID: PV1911
Admitted on: 2019/06/24
Collection Site: Oak Bay, Victoria
Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; Eye injury.
Weight at Admission: 6.55 kg
Patient Status: in care
Time in Care: 26 days
Current Habitat: In Quarantine
Every seal that arrives at the rescue centre is placed in a tub under quarantine. This is the first temporary home for each new arrival, where they will remain until they are fit enough to be moved to a larger tub.
Staff describe her as being between "feisty" and "very feisty" in the husbandry protocol. We take that as a good sign ;)