VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory

Sweet Tooth

Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2366

Admitted on: 2023/09/14

Collection Site: Victoria

Reason for Admission: Marine Mammal Disturbance, Emaciated, Wounds

Weight at Admission: 14.16 kg

Patient Status: released

Time in Care: 89 days (2 months, 4 weeks)

Transfer History

Received from: IWNCC

Original Admission: 2023/08/24

Weight at Admission: 7.3 kg

Mode of Transport: Harbour Air


Release Date: 2023/12/12

Release Site: Porteau Cove

Release Weight: 25.5 kg

Patient Updates

Sweet Tooth was released after 89 days in our care.

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

Sweet tooth has settled in nicely since his transfer from Island Wildlife Natural Care Centre.

Sweet Tooth is now eating fish all on his own! He’s gone through the weaning process and sped through fish school!

Guestbook for Sweet Tooth

  1. I am Potat, symbolic adoption of Sweet Tooth, I hope updates on condition are regular.

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