June 22, 2018

Mystic Aquarium's oldest harbor seal, Rocky, has died

MYSTIC, CT (WFSB) –

Mystic Aquarium is grieving the passing of its oldest marine mammal. Rocky, a harbor seal, died on Friday. He was 31.

Aquarium officials said Rocky had been sick for weeks and was recently diagnosed with cancer. The aquarium had him euthanized.

Rocky, the father of two harbor seal pups, arrived at the aquarium in 1999 after being rescued in California.

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