VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Cat's Pajamas

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2363

Admitted on: 2023/08/26

Collection Site: Salt Spring Island

Reason for Admission: Maternal Separation

Weight at Admission: 11.86 kg

Patient Status: deceased

Date of Death: 2024/01/02

Time in Care: 129 days (4 months, 1 week)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2023/08/13

Weight at Admission: 8.18 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Readmitted on: 2023/12/29

Collection Site: Acadia/Wreck Beach

Reason for Readmission: Lethargic, Dehydrated

Weight at Readmission: 14.8 kg

Time in Care since Readmission: 4 days

Patient Updates

Cat's Pajamas died on 2024/01/02 after 129 days in our care.

He has settled in nicely from his transfer from Island Wildlife Natural Care Centre and is gaining weight on formula.

Cat’s Pajamas is a feisty seal who’s very wiggly and attentive.

Cat’s Pajamas loves his swims and looking around at his surroundings. He’s completed the weaning process and is now in fish school!

Cat’s Pajamas is making progress in fish school!

Guestbook for Cat's Pajamas

  1. CP, I am rooting for you! You have us very worried after we found you on Acadia Beach, and so thankful MMR was able to rescue you. Fatten up little guy, get back out there, the sea is calling!

  2. Rest in peace, Cat’s Pajamas! I was really rooting for you. Hope you’re now in fish haven!

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