MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Irish Moss

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2295

Admitted on: 2022/08/31

Collection Site: Pender Island

Reason for Admission: Dehydrated, Emaciated

Weight at Admission: 11.45 kg

Patient Status: in care

Time in Care: 24 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: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2022/08/17

Weight at Admission: 9.09 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air

Patient Progress

Milk Matrix Irish Moss is being fed a milk formula that mimics the milk he would receive from his mother. This formula is high in fat and promotes weight gain. He will eventually be weaned onto fish.

Patient Updates

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