MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2156

Admitted on: 2021/07/18

Collection Site: Fisherman's Wharf, Victoria

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; Dehydrated;

Weight at Admission: 6.8 kg

Patient Status: in care

Time in Care: 11 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 Harlow 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 Harlow yet, but we are working on it. Please check back soon...

Guestbook for Harlow

  1. Hi tiny Harrow- I’m sending you happy, healthy thoughts. The MMRC have rescued you so you are a lucky little pup. They will give you the best care so stay strong while they do so. Take care precious little seal pup, Harrow. Be well!

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