MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2155

Admitted on: 2021/07/18

Collection Site: Mayne Island

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; Wounds; Dehydrated

Weight at Admission: 9.35 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 63 days (2 months, 2 days)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2021/07/16

Weight at Admission: 8.84 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2021/09/19

Release Site: Brunswick Beach

Release Weight: 19.8 kg

Patient Updates

Waltz was released after 63 days in our care.

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

Waltz is doing great and loves spending time swimming with her friends in her pre release pool!

Waltz has already moved on to a pre-release pool. She'll continue to gain weight while working on her food competition skills.

Guestbook for Waltz

  1. Hey there Waltz- I don’t know a lot about ballroom dancing but i think the Waltz is a beautiful dance. You are lucky little girl to be rescued and taken to MMRC. They will take the best care of you while you heal and grow big and strong. Keep on keeping on and know you are loved. Sending healthy thoughts.

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