October 19, 2018

Vancouver Aquarium Manual Rescue Centre releases five rehabilitated seals

On Nov. 20, the Vancouver Aquarium Manual Rescue Centre released seven rehabilitated harbour seal pups into the waters of Howe Sound after giving them about three months of care at the facility.

Before being released, five of the seals were equipped with pain-free, temporary satellite-linked transmitters. The mohawk-like additions “will provide valuable data to the aquarium’s veterinary team regarding the seal pups’ travel patterns and progress following their release.”

“I want to see how these animals do, and how they do kind of dictates what we do next

Source: http://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/good-news/vancouver-aquarium-manual-rescue-centre-releases-five-rehabilitated-173703910.html