Species: Harbour Seal
Patient ID: PV1990
Admitted on: 2019/08/09
Collection Site: Stanley Park
Reason for Admission: Maternal separation
Weight at Admission: 9.1 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.
Received from: (Direct to MMR)
Mode of Transport: MMR Ambulance
Milk Matrix Marlin Gaye 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.
There are no updates for Marlin Gaye yet, but we are working on it. Please check back soon...