VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Flip Flop

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2170

Admitted on: 2021/07/24

Collection Site: Cowichan Bay

Reason for Admission: Emaciated; Maternal separation;

Weight at Admission: 8.2 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 80 days (2 months, 2 weeks, 5 days)

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2021/10/12

Release Site: Blackie Spit

Patient Updates

Flip Flop was released after 80 days in our care.

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

Flip Flop is doing so well in his pool and loves to swim and chase his friends. Not much longer until release day!

Time flies! Flip Flop has moved on to a pre-release pool already!

Guestbook for Flip Flop

  1. Hi sweet Flip Flop- I bet you are the flip to another seal pups flop or you will find out once you are able to share a pool with other patients. MMRC is a wonderful place that will give you the very best care. Eat your yummy fishes so you can get well soon. Be good and take care!!

  2. Hi Flip Flop, you charming sweet seal! Bet you got lots to say! Drink your milk and get strong little guy 💖

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