VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Big Deal

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2353

Admitted on: 2023/08/10

Collection Site: Patricia Bay

Reason for Admission: Emaciated, Lethargic, Underweight

Weight at Admission: 10.9 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 59 days (1 month, 4 weeks)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2023/07/29

Weight at Admission: 7.5 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2023/10/08

Release Site: Blackie Spit

Release Weight: 24.45 kg

Patient Updates

Big Deal was released after 59 days in our care.

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

Bright and alert, he has settled into his new place in quarantine after his transfer from Island Wildlife Natural Care Centre.

He is now out of quarantine and has started weaning!

He has finished weaning and is now in fish school!

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