MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Twist

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: in care

Time in Care: 13 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: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2021/07/14

Weight at Admission: 8.1 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air

Patient Progress

Milk Matrix Twist 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.

Patient Updates

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