MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Macarena

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV21107

Admitted on: 2021/08/17

Collection Site: Ladysmith

Reason for Admission: Emaciated

Weight at Admission: 9.05 kg

Patient Status: in care

Time in Care: 31 days (1 month, 1 day)

Current Habitat: In Quarantine

Every seal that arrives at the rescue centre is placed in a tub under quarantine. This is the first temporary home for each new arrival, where they remain for at least 14 days before they are moved to a larger tub.

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2021/08/04

Weight at Admission: 6.36 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air

Patient Progress

Milk Matrix Macarena is being fed a milk formula that mimics the milk she would receive from her mother. This formula is high in fat and promotes weight gain. She will eventually be weaned onto fish.

Patient Updates

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