Species: Harbour Seal
Patient ID: PV21110
Admitted on: 2021/08/18
Collection Site: Spanish Banks
Reason for Admission: Underweight; Marine mammal disturbance;
Weight at Admission: 8 kg
Patient Status: in care
Time in Care: 68 days (2 months, 1 week)
Current Habitat: Cali Pool
This is a pre-release pool. Animals that have already demonstrated that they can eat fish on their own are placed in a larger pool where they can learn how to compete for fish and socialize with other harbour seals.
Received from: (Direct to MMR)
Mode of Transport: Staff
Milk Matrix Spicy Meatball 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.
There are no updates for Spicy Meatball yet, but we are working on it. Please check back soon...
Please do not contact the rescue centre for updates. The information published here is the latest, and we will publish more updates as they become available.