MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1986

Admitted on: 2019/08/07

Collection Site: South Pender Island

Reason for Admission: Underweight

Weight at Admission: 11 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 59 days (1 month, 4 weeks)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2019/07/28

Weight at Admission: 9.1 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2019/10/05

Release Site: Salt Spring Island

Release Weight: 20.9 kg

Patient Updates

Groundhog was released after 59 days in our care.

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

Groundhog is a gentle pup who is doing well in fish school. She will have to gain a little more nerve before she moves to a pool to compete for fish. Otherwise, she might go hungry for a while...

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