MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1955

Admitted on: 2019/07/26

Collection Site: Galiano Island

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 7.45 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 71 days (2 months, 1 week, 3 days)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2019/07/25

Weight at Admission: 7.48 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Date Weight in kg

2019/07/26 7.45

2019/07/29 7.95

2019/08/01 8.1


Release Date: 2019/10/05

Release Site: Salt Spring Island

Release Weight: 19.65 kg

Patient Updates

Buffalo was released after 71 days in our care.

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

Buffalo has moved on to an even bigger pool. She's doing really well!

Buffalo's moved on to a bigger pool, and she's looking really good!

Buffalo is an eager student in fish school and already eating some fish on her own!

Buffalo is progressing normally. He is slowly gaining weight.

Guestbook for Buffalo

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