MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Bengal Tiger

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1976

Admitted on: 2019/08/02

Collection Site: Cowichan Bay

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; Emaciated

Weight at Admission: 8.35 kg

Patient Status: in care

Time in Care: 19 days

Current Habitat: In Quarantine

Every seal that arrives at the rescue centre is placed in a tub under quarantine. This is the first temporary home for each new arrival, where they will remain for an average of 14 days before they are moved to a larger tub.

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2019/08/01

Weight at Admission: 8.39 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air

Patient Progress

Milk Matrix Bengal Tiger is being fed a milk formula that mimics the milk he would receive from his mother. This formula is high in fat and promotes weight gain. He will eventually be weaned onto fish.

Patient Updates

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