Ringo Starfish was released after 181 days in our care.
Ringo Starfish was released with a satellite tag. You can open the tracking map to track their movements.
You can see the list of all animals released at this release in the release record.
Species: Harbour Seal
Patient ID: PV1957
Admitted on: 2019/07/26
Collection Site: Quarry Bay, Nelson Island
Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; Emaciated; Eye injury
Weight at Admission: 7.45 kg
Patient Status: released
Time in Care: 181 days (5 months, 4 weeks)
Received from: (Direct to MMR)
Mode of Transport: Norm's Heli
We rescue, rehabilitate and release more than 100 animals like Ringo Starfish every year. You can support our mission and help us save lives by symbolically adopting Ringo Starfish today with a small donation to the rescue centre.
Ringo has made it into a pre-release pool!
Ringo is slowly gaining weight. He is receiving medication to help his eye heal, but is otherwise bright & alert and progressing normally.