VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2001

Admitted on: 2020/06/11

Collection Site: Fraser River

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 9.2 kg

Patient Status: deceased

Date of Death: 2020/06/12

Time in Care: 1 day

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: Private Vessel, MMR Ambulance

Patient Updates

Drummstick died on 2020/06/12 after 1 day in our care.

Drummstick was found in the open ocean and had swallowed lots of water; possible aspiration. His lungs weren't fully developed; and thus oxygen perfusion was limited.

Guestbook for Drummstick

  1. It hurts my heart to hear this. It’s not much, but I hope you know how much you are loved and missed, little one.

  2. Fly high, Drummstick❤️
    I’m so sorry to hear that you passed away, I hope you’re doing ok wherever you are right now.

  3. Fly high, Drummstick❤️
    I’m so sorry to hear that you have passed away, I hope you’re doing just fine wherever you are right now.

  4. RIP Drumstick, even though your time on earth was short, know you were loved!

  5. i am so very sad to hear of the passing of any of these babies. thank you for trying to save him

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