MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Emily Carp

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1989

Admitted on: 2019/08/09

Collection Site: North Shore Shipyards

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; Emaciated

Weight at Admission: 6.7 kg

Patient Status: in care

Time in Care: 12 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: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: Staff

Patient Progress

Milk Matrix Emily Carp is being fed a milk formula that mimics the milk she would receive from her mother. This formula is high in fat and promotes weight gain. She will eventually be weaned onto fish.

Patient Updates

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