MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2157

Admitted on: 2021/07/19

Collection Site: Yarrow

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; Underweight; Lethargic

Weight at Admission: 7.2 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 97 days (3 months, 5 days)

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: MMR Ambulance


Release Date: 2021/10/24

Release Site: Blackie Spit

Release Weight: 25.2 kg

Patient Updates

Queso was released after 97 days in our care.

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

Queso is a great competitor when it comes to eating fish and now is in one of the bigger pre release pools!

Queso has already made it into a pre-release pool. Here, she'll continue to gain weight and work on her food competition skills.

Guestbook for Queso

  1. Ha Queso! My favorite! Hi there sweet Queso. Sending you prayers, love and healthy thoughts. Keep fighting and being strong. Take care- xoxo

  2. Yummy Queso! Look at you doing so well. Way to go there lady! You have been working hard to made it to fish school. Continue to eat lots and lots of fishes so you grow bigger and stronger every day. Then you will gain weight and start feeling better and better and get to go back to your home in the ocean. Fun adventures are waiting for you to explore so keep up the good work my sweet seal friend.

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