MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Hip Hop

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2150

Admitted on: 2021/07/16

Collection Site: Protection Island

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; Emaciated;

Weight at Admission: 7.5 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 93 days (3 months, 1 day)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2021/07/14

Weight at Admission: 7.27 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2021/10/17

Release Site: Porteau Cove

Release Weight: 24.55 kg

Patient Updates

Hip Hop was released after 93 days in our care.

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

Hip Hop is doing well and is in our biggest pre release pool. She just needs to gain some more weight and then she will be ready for release!

Guestbook for Hip Hop

  1. Hi Hippy Hoppy with the cutest name. Keep frighting and be brave so the MMRC can take the best care of you. Keep drinking your yummy milk formula so you can get healthy and grow big and strong.

  2. Hip Hop, look at you go girl! Congratulations, you are in fish school learning how to eat lots and lots of fishes. Keep working hard and you will be exploring the big blue ocean very soon.

If you would like to share a story about Hip Hop 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Your email address is recorded to respond to your comment and to detect spam, but it will not be published, used for any other reason or given to any third parties.