VAMMR Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre Patient Directory


Patient Record

Species: Harbour Seal

Patient ID: PV2404

Admitted on: 2024/06/23

Collection Site: Rocky Point Park

Reason for Admission: Maternal separation; Underweight

Weight at Admission: 7.2 kg

Patient Status: in care

Time in Care: 22 days

Current Habitat: Urchin Pool

Patients that have already demonstrated that they can eat fish on their own are placed in a pool where they can learn how to compete with other animals. This is one of the smaller pools with a haul-out platform in the centre. It can only fit a few animals and is a good starting point for patients that have never been housed with another seal.

Also in Urchin Pool with Mittens:Poppy

Transfer History

Received from: (Direct to MMR)

Mode of Transport: Staff

Named by A special VAMMR Supporter

Patient Updates

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