MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Bonobo

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1945

Admitted on: 2019/07/22

Collection Site: Thetis Island

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 10.1 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 50 days (1 month, 2 weeks, 5 days)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2019/07/21

Weight at Admission: 9.7 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air

Release

Release Date: 2019/09/10

Release Site: Porteau Cove

Release Weight: 22.79 kg

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Patient Updates

Bonobo was released after 50 days in our care.

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

A month after the last update, we captured Bonobo in our largest pre-release pool where she seems to be doing really well.

Bonobo has been in isolation for a bit (suspected infectious disease), but she's already eating fish and otherwise progressing normally.

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