MMR Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Henry Island Reefs

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2301

Admitted on: 2023/06/13

Collection Site: Coal Harbour

Reason for Admission: Maternal Separation

Weight at Admission: 7.4 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 117 days (3 months, 3 weeks, 4 days)

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: MMR Ambulance


Release Date: 2023/10/08

Release Site: Blackie Spit

Release Weight: 29.0 kg

Patient Updates

Henry Island Reefs was released after 117 days in our care.

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

Henry is gaining weight well, and is always bright-eyed.

Henry has officially graduated fish school and is eating on his own! He has joined Storm in the Cali pool, gaining weight and learning how to compete for fish in his new space.

Henry has moved to the Harbour/Ellie pools now that he’s eating quickly and confidently, he’s joined by Storm and Eleanor where they now have two pools to choose from!

Henry is now in Rockfish! He’s gotten much bigger and now can enjoy a lot more swimming space with new individuals.

Henry is now in Stickleback! He’s become a quick and confident eater an has been moved to a pool with pups more up to his speed.

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