Sharkira is progressing well. Like all new arrivals, she'll still be in quarantine for a while.
Species: Harbour Seal
Patient ID: PV1923
Admitted on: 2019/07/10
Collection Site: Skyline Marina, Richmond
Reason for Admission: Maternal separation
Weight at Admission: 8.6 kg
Patient Status: in care
Time in Care: 10 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.