MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Nickname: Firetruck

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2079

Admitted on: 2020/08/24

Collection Site: Crofton

Reason for Admission: Dehydrated; Emaciated; Lethargic

Weight at Admission: 10.7 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 75 days (2 months, 2 weeks)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2020/08/11

Weight at Admission: 7.27 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2020/11/07

Release Site: Grebe Islets

Release Weight: 24.4 kg

Patient Updates

Zuzu was released after 75 days in our care.

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

Zuzu is now in a pool, once she becomes quicker at eating her fish she will be moved into a larger pool with other seals.

Zuzu is full of spunk and sass and has now started fish school!

Guestbook for Zuzu

  1. Zuzu,
    Hope you make steady and good progress in your recovery. Stay strong and prayers you can feel better soon. Thank you very much for the people who are nursing Zuzu back to health!!!
    Lots of Love,

  2. Hi Zuzu! We’re all praying for a speedy recovery! Stay strong little girl, we love you! xoxo

  3. Hello beautiful Zuzu! What an adorable face you have. I know you are strong and with the caregivers, you can make a full recovery. You are loved…xoxoxo

  4. Wishing you the best of luck, Zuzu, in fish school!!! So happy to hear you’re doing great! Thank you to the people who are assisting her!! Cheering you on, Zuzu!

  5. I am Happy that you are in the fish school. I hope you can learn to catch many fishi. Thank for care for her. Please inform to us about her advances.

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