VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Water Silk

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2245

Admitted on: 2022/07/21

Collection Site: South Pender Island

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 9.15 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 151 days (4 months, 4 weeks, 1 day)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2022/07/19

Weight at Admission: 8.6 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2022/12/19

Release Site: Cates Park (North Vancouver)

Release Weight: 31.25 kg

Patient Updates

Water Silk was released after 151 days in our care.

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

Guestbook for Water Silk

  1. Hi Water Silk! Happy to see you are at MMRC where they will give you lots of TLC and the very best care. Sending lots of love and healing thoughts your way. Keep being brave and strong so you can get well soon.

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