MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2108

Admitted on: 2021/06/11

Collection Site: Dollarton, North Vancouver

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 7.3 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 128 days (4 months, 6 days)

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: MMR Ambulance


Release Date: 2021/10/17

Release Site: Porteau Cove

Release Weight: 29.4 kg

Patient Updates

Bravo was released after 128 days in our care.

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

You would not even recognize Bravo these days! He is so big and working hard at becoming even bigger! He does have an eye injury that is healing well, and soon he will be ready for release.

Bravo is a sassy little guy who loves to chat! Him and his neighbour Popcorn often shout to each other from their tubs. He is small but mighty and making improvements every day.

Guestbook for Bravo

  1. Hi Bravo- Oh sweet boy, be brave as your name says okay? Aren’t you just so tiny and I’m glad you were found and brought to MMRC. They will give you the best care so you can return to the big blue ocean some day. Stay brave and strong and be well you lovely baby harbour seal. Best wishes to a healthy life and speed recovery.

  2. Hello Bravo! You are so adorable, and I love your name! And it seems you may have made a friend while at MMRC? And I wish you the best of luck in your recovery!

  3. Hi there sweet Mr. Bravo. I see from the latest update that you are doing very well. That is terrific news so keep up the good work. It says you are a sassy little fellow who like to chat with their neighbor, Popcorn. It says you are now in the Coho pool with Miss Sushi who is also adorable. I hope you two keep eating your fishes so you get bigger and stronger every day. Have fun together and enjoy your time swimming around with your seal pup buddy. Hope to see new pics of you and all your progress soon. Be well cutest & brave Bravo.

  4. Keep up the good work Bravo. It says you wouldn’t even recognize you because you’ve grown so big and strong. I am proud of you because you were a tiny little seal pup when you were rescued and I was so worried about you. Continue to eat all your fishes and you’ll be out in the great blue ocean again very soon.

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