MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2151

Admitted on: 2021/07/16

Collection Site: Crofton

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; Dehydrated;

Weight at Admission: 8.7 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 71 days (2 months, 1 week, 3 days)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2021/07/14

Weight at Admission: 8.1 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2021/09/25

Release Site: Porteau Cove

Release Weight: 21.7 kg

Patient Updates

Twist was released after 71 days in our care.

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

Twist is doing great, she loves to rest on her haul out in-between laps of her pool. She is quickly gaining weight and will be released soon!

Guestbook for Twist

  1. Hi there sweet twist. Your profile pic makes it look like you are pretty good at twisting in all different directions. The MMRC have rescued you and will give you lots of love and the best care. Be strong and brave and drink your yummy milk formula. It will help you get healthy and grow strong. Be well and take care my precious little Twisty seal friend.

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