VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Over the Moon

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2331

Admitted on: 2023/07/24

Collection Site: Fanny Bay

Reason for Admission: Emaciated, Lethargic

Weight at Admission: 6.85 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 92 days (3 months)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2023/07/16

Weight at Admission: 4.5 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2023/10/24

Release Site: Salt Spring Island

Release Weight: 26.4 kg

Patient Updates

Over the Moon was released after 92 days in our care.

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

Over the Moon is now out of quarantine! Still getting formula and gaining weight.

Over the Moon is now in fish school! He is now learning how to eat fish independently.

Over the Moon is now in Sea Star! He’s eating well independently and is enjoying extra space to swim and haul out.

Over the Moon now joins Tight Spot and Cloud Nine in Cali! Here she will learn to socialize and compete for fish.

Guestbook for Over the Moon

  1. Way to go “over the moon” keep on growing!! Thank you to everyone providing care for the little one and special thanks to IWNCC for your part in stabilizing him.

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