MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2137

Admitted on: 2021/07/13

Collection Site: Deep Cove

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 6.55 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 96 days (3 months, 4 days)

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: Staff


Release Date: 2021/10/17

Release Site: Porteau Cove

Release Weight: 24.3 kg

Patient Updates

Lou was released after 96 days in our care.

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

Lou is finally in a pool! She is eating on her own and is learning to compete for fish with other seals.

Guestbook for Lou

  1. Hi Mr. Lou! You arrived into the world so tiny but MMRC has been taking good care of you so I hope you’ve gained some weight and are feeling good. Your picture is adorable and looks like you have a lot to say. Stay strong and drink your milk.
    Sending you healthy and loving thoughts.

  2. Hi there Lou Lou precious little girl seal pup. You have the prettiest color gray and black spotted fur and are trying to have a good chit chat with your quarantine neighbor. The MMRC is a busy place right now so drink all your yummy milk punch so you can grow big and strong. They will take great care of you and give you lots of love. Sending you healthy happy thoughts. Xoxo

  3. Way to go Lou! You finally made it to a pool, that is the best news. Im proud of you for working so hard to learn how to be a good seal and eat your fishes. Keep up the good work my seal friend. You are doing great!

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