MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Junior Mint

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2286

Admitted on: 2022/08/14

Collection Site: Sandy Cove Beach (West Vancouver)

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation

Weight at Admission: 7.1 kg

Patient Status: in care

Time in Care: 42 days (1 month, 1 week, 4 days)

Current Habitat: Ellie Pool

Patients that have already demonstrated that they can eat fish on their own are placed in a pool where they can learn how to compete with other animals. This is one of the smaller pools with a haul-out platform in the centre. It can only fit a few animals and is a good starting point for patients that have never been housed with another seal.

Also in Ellie Pool with Junior Mint:Milky Way, Spiky Rose

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: MMR Ambulance

Patient Progress

"Training" Pool Junior Mint has demonstrated that she is confident eating fish on her own. She has been moved to a small pool that fits up to 3 animals where she can learn how to compete for fish with other harbour seals. She will move to a larger pool once she is confident enough.

Patient Updates

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Guestbook for Junior Mint

  1. Hi Junior Mint!!

    I love your picture you look so cute and so much healthier and stronger than the day I found you on
    Sandy Cove Beach. Congratulations for graduating to the Training pool!! Keep working hard and someday you will be able to swim in the wild … enjoying a strong and healthy life in the amazing North Pacific Ocean
    Thank you to everyone at the marine mammal rescue for taking such good care of you and
    the many others in your company!

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