VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Giant Anteater

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1944

Admitted on: 2019/07/21

Collection Site: Salt Spring Island

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; Underweight

Weight at Admission: 8.05 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 60 days (1 month, 4 weeks, 1 day)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2019/07/20

Weight at Admission: 7.95 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2019/09/19

Release Site: Bowen Island (South Side)

Release Weight: 21.02 kg

Patient Updates

Giant Anteater was released after 60 days in our care.

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

Anteater has been a bit challenging to feed over his first few days at the rescue centre, but he's already gained quite a bit of weight and is progressing normally.

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