VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Nickname: Hot Air Ballon

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2069

Admitted on: 2020/08/10

Collection Site: Mayne Island, Oyster Bay

Reason for Admission: Emaciated; Dehydrated

Weight at Admission: 8.51 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 69 days (2 months, 1 week, 1 day)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2020/08/05

Weight at Admission: 6.81 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2020/10/18

Release Site: Brunswick Beach

Patient Updates

Lilby was released after 69 days in our care.

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

Lilby is in a pre release pool and is steadily gaining weight.

After a short period of time in fish school, Lilby is now in a pool!

Lilby is progressing really well and will soon be introduced to fish!

Guestbook for Lilby

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