MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2147

Admitted on: 2021/07/15

Collection Site: Coal Harbour, Harbour Air Dock

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 7.6 kg

Patient Status: in care

Time in Care: 14 days

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: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: MMR Ambulance

Patient Progress

Milk Matrix Dock is being fed a milk formula that mimics the milk he would receive from his mother. This formula is high in fat and promotes weight gain. He will eventually be weaned onto fish.

Patient Updates

There are no updates for Dock yet, but we are working on it. Please check back soon...

Guestbook for Dock

  1. Hi little boy Dock. You are at MMRC where they can take the best care of you and give you lots of love. You look a little furry still so I bet you just came out of your mommys tummy. You are tiny so drink all your yummy milk so you can grow big and strong. Have faith and be brave little guy. Sending you lots of prayers, love and healthy thoughts.

If you would like to share a story about Dock or leave any comments or well wishes, this is the place to do it.

Your email address is recorded to respond to your comment and to detect spam, but it will not be published, used for any other reason or given to any third parties.