MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Spirit Bear

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV1991

Admitted on: 2019/08/10

Collection Site: Galiano Island

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; Emaciated

Weight at Admission: 9.5 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 194 days (6 months, 1 week, 4 days)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2019/08/03

Weight at Admission: 7.5 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2020/02/20

Release Site: Brunswick Beach

Release Weight: 32.6 kg

Patient Updates

Spirit Bear was released after 194 days in our care.

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

Spirit Bear is looking great in her big pool!

Spirit was vocally demanding food when we last checked in on her. That's a good sign, and she's already gained some weight!

Guestbook for Spirit Bear

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