MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Kombu

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2290

Admitted on: 2022/08/17

Collection Site: Brentwood Bay

Reason for Admission: Emaciated, dehydrated

Weight at Admission: 11.05 kg

Patient Status: in care

Time in Care: 38 days (1 month, 1 week, 1 day)

Current Habitat: Cali Pool

This is a pre-release pool. Animals that have already demonstrated that they can eat fish on their own are placed in a larger pool where they can learn how to compete for fish and socialize with other harbour seals.

Also in Cali Pool with Kombu:Peacock Tail, Hidden Rib, Boba

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2022/07/28

Weight at Admission: 7.2 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air

Patient Progress

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

Patient Updates

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

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