MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Sour Key

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2212

Admitted on: 2022/06/27

Collection Site: White Rock

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 7.3 kg

Patient Status: in care

Time in Care: 46 days (1 month, 2 weeks, 2 days)

Current Habitat: Out of Quarantine

Once a patient has spent some time in quarantine and been given a clean bill of health, they are moved to a larger and deeper tub and leave quarantine. Here they can improve their skills until they are moved to a pool with other harbour seals.

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: MMR Ambulance

Patient Updates

There are no updates for Sour Key yet, but we are working on it. Please check back soon...

Please do not contact the rescue centre for updates. The information published here is the latest, and we will publish more updates as they become available.

Guestbook for Sour Key

  1. Hello Sour Key!
    We were there on white rock beach when you were rescued!
    We saw you camouflaged behind the rock!
    We will share your photo with all our friends back in Switzerland!
    We look forward to watching for updates about you. We had already named you Shelly, so in our hearts your name is Sour Key Shelly White Rock
    Grow big and strong,
    Love from your Swiss friends,
    Joshua and Ella

  2. Hi there Sour Key!

    We are so happy to see your photo and that you are doing well. You are so cute!
    From your Swiss friends,
    Joshua and Ella

  3. Hi sweet Sour Key! Glad Joshua and Ella saw you behind the rock and helped you be rescued. You are out of quarantine so congratulations my friend! Sounds like you are feeling much better, hooray! Are you paying attention to the care takers at MMRC so you can learn all the seal pup skills you need to know? Keep up the good work and I’ll check on you soon.

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