MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Impala

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1933

Admitted on: 2019/07/16

Collection Site: Genoa Bay

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 9.75 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 44 days (1 month, 1 week, 6 days)

Transfer History

Received from: Wild Arc

Original Admission: 2019/07/14

Weight at Admission: 9.3 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air

Release

Release Date: 2019/08/29

Release Site: Twin Islands, Indian Arm

Release Weight: 18.4 kg

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We rescue, rehabilitate and release more than 100 animals like Impala every year. You can support our mission and help us save lives by symbolically adopting Impala today with a small donation to the rescue centre.

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Patient Updates

Impala was released after 44 days in our care.

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

Almost a month later and Impala is looking amazing! She's gained a lot of weight and seems to be enjoying her big pre-release pool.

Impala has already gained a little weight. We have begun weening him onto fish, and he is being hand-fed herring for now. With a little bit of luck and talent, he'll make it through fish school in no time!

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