MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Giant Kelp

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2248

Admitted on: 2022/07/22

Collection Site: Mayne Island

Reason for Admission: Emaciated

Weight at Admission: 9.6 kg

Patient Status: in care

Time in Care: 21 days

Current Habitat: In Quarantine

Every seal that arrives at the rescue centre is placed in a tub under quarantine. This is the first temporary home for each new arrival, where they remain for at least 14 days before they are moved to a larger tub.

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2022/07/18

Weight at Admission: 8.6 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air

Patient Updates

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Guestbook for Giant Kelp

  1. Mr Giant Kelp! I hope you get well soon so you can go back to the ocean and all the giant kelp that will be waiting for you. The care takers at MMRC will help you grow stronger and get better very soon.

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