VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Piece of Cake

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2323

Admitted on: 2023/07/20

Collection Site: Crofton

Reason for Admission: Maternal Separation

Weight at Admission: 9.3 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 70 days (2 months, 1 week, 2 days)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2023/07/16

Weight at Admission: 8.6 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2023/09/28

Release Site: Porteau Cove

Release Weight: 25.25 kg

Patient Updates

Piece of Cake was released after 70 days in our care.

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

Piece of Cake continues to gain weight in quarantine on formula. He’s energetic and very wiggly!

He has now finished weaning and is in fish school!

Piece of Cake is now in Stickleback! He’s eating well on her own and is now in a pool where he can learn to socialize and to compete for fish with other individuals.

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