MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2165

Admitted on: 2021/07/23

Collection Site: Port Moody

Reason for Admission: Underweight; Dehydrated;

Weight at Admission: 7.35 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 72 days (2 months, 1 week, 4 days)

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: MMR Ambulance


Release Date: 2021/10/03

Release Site: Tsawwassen Beach

Release Weight: 22.7 kg

Patient Updates

Bratwurst was released after 72 days in our care.

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

Bratwurst was one of our fastest learners in fish school, and is now thriving in her pre release pool! She just needs to get a little bigger before she is ready for release!

Guestbook for Bratwurst

  1. Hi Bratwurst- MMRC is a great place and they will take the best care of you. I hope you are eating and drinking well so you can gain wait and not be dehydrated any longner. Be brave and stay strong!

  2. Hi Bratwurst! We are so excited to finally learn your name and look forward to following your progress. Our team here at Rocky Point were pretty worried about you, and we hope you make a speedy recovery. Good luck Bratwurst!

  3. Glad to hear you are being taken care of, wishing you well and hope you put on some weight as you will be growing.

  4. Hi Bratwurst! You followed our kayaks out from the boat launch to the Kingfisher dock where there were other seal mothers and pups. We were hoping another seal would take care of you and were sad to hear that you were left on your own. But now we are excited to know you and are happy that you are in good hands! We look forward to following your progress.

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