VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Vivian Island

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2351

Admitted on: 2023/08/08

Collection Site: False Creek

Reason for Admission: Marine Mammal Disturbance, Underweight

Weight at Admission: 7.6 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 172 days (5 months, 2 weeks, 5 days)

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: MMR Ambulance

Release

Release Date: 2024/01/27

Release Site: Cates Park (North Vancouver)

Release Weight: 29.1 kg

Patient Updates

Vivian Island was released after 172 days in our care.

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

Wiggly and energetic, she is gaining weight on formula in quarantine.

Vivian is gaining weight well in quarantine!

She is now out of quarantine!

Vivian has completed the weaning process! Her diet has now completely transitioned to fish and is starting fish school.

Vivian is making progress in fish school!

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