VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1928

Admitted on: 2019/07/15

Collection Site: Wise Island

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; Emaciated

Weight at Admission: 9.2 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 89 days (2 months, 4 weeks)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2019/07/09

Weight at Admission: 6.3 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2019/10/12

Release Site: Blackie Spit Park, Surrey

Release Weight: 25.7 kg

Patient Updates

Sloth was released after 89 days in our care.

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

Sloth has already arrived in the largest pre-release pool. That means she'll be released shortly...

Sloth is looking great in her pre-release pool! She's taken a lot of hurdles to make it this far, and now all she needs to do is to gain a little bit of weight...

Sloth is making good progress. She has already gained some weight, now weighing 10.4 kg.

Guestbook for Sloth

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